Petlawad

Tarkedi

पेटलावद

Pitlawud
city
Tarkedi is located in Madhya Pradesh
Tarkedi
Tarkedi
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Tarkedi is located in India
Tarkedi
Tarkedi
Tarkedi (India)
Coordinates: 23°00′39″N 74°47′46″E / 23°00′39″N 74°47′46″E / 23.01083; 74.79611(2011)
 • Total15,175[1]
Languages
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
ISO 3166 codeIN-MP
Vehicle registrationMP

Petlawad is a town and a Nagar Panchayat in the Jhabua district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh, formerly the Central Provinces. The town received nationwide media coverage on 12 September 2015 when an explosion killed approximately 100 people and injured over 150 people in the Petlawad explosion .[2] India's national bird, the peacock, is well-adapted to climate conditions prevailing in Petlawad.

Geography

Petlawad is a part of the Malwa region of Madhya Pradesh. It is 310.2 km from Bhopal and 147.9 km from Indore. Petlawad is located at 23°00′N 74°48′E / 23°00′N 74°48′E / 23.0; 74.8.[3] It has an average elevation of 388 metres (1,272 feet). Major towns in the region are Raipuria, Sarangi, Bamnia and Karwad.

Other Languages
Bân-lâm-gú: Petlawad
Cebuano: Petlāwad
한국어: 페틀라와드
हिन्दी: पेटलावद
বিষ্ণুপ্রিয়া মণিপুরী: পেতলাৱাদ
italiano: Petlawad
Malagasy: Petlawad
Bahasa Melayu: Petlawad
Nederlands: Petlawad
português: Petlawad
svenska: Petlāwad
Tiếng Việt: Petlawad