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Originally known as Kushapura, Sultanpur came under the Muslim rule in the 12th century A.D. It had a population of 100,085. Its economy is predominantly agricultural. Some of the crops cultivated here are rice, wheat, barley, sugarcane and poppy. The main industrial center in Sultanpur is Jagdishpur.
Some of the places of interest in Sultanpur are Victoria Manzil, Christ Church and Chimanlal Park.
Population of Sultanpur District in 2011 is 3790922.
A New District Namely Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj Nagar has been created in Uttar Pradesh which is carved out of Sultanpur and Rae Bareli districts. Gauriganj, an Assembly segment of the Amethi Lok Sabha constituency, will serve as the headquarters of Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj Nagar. (dated 1st July 2010)
Last Updated on : 16 January 2012