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Cantonment Board Shahjahanpur

The cantonment area in Shahjahanpur is a military base where apart from military establishment, the Ordnance clothing factory, residential area for military and civilian people are also there at Shahjahanpur Cantt. The Cantt area in Shahjahanpur was established in 1835 and it comes under category II cantonment. As per 2011 census, the cantonment board of Shahjahanpur has a total population of about 18,116 people. It is administrated by board 14 committee members mostly military from whom the President, CEO and the Vice President for the board are elected. Seven out of 14 committee members are elected for each term.

Shahjahanpur Cantonment Board

The cantonment board of Shahjahanpur also forms the local self government. Civilian population also resides within the Cantt area; for any decision regarding the civilian population within the area, the cantonment board sends a review letter to the civil area committee and thence a decision is taken.

Cantt. Board
: Office of the Cantt. Board, Shahjahanpur Cantt., Shahjahanpur, Uttar Pradesh- 242001
Phone no.: 0(5842) 280 852
For registering complaints: 0(5842) 280533

The board operates hospitals, education institutions, guest house, old age homes and marriage halls within the Cantt area which can be utilised by both military and civilian people.

Cantonment board Guest house
: 17, Kariappa Marg, Shahjahanpur Cantt, Uttar Pradesh- 242001

The cantonment board of Shahjahanpur as the local body takes in charge of public utilities such as water supply, sanitation, sewage control, street lights, drainage, registering births and deaths taking place within Cantt area, education and many more. The board office issues application forms for registering births and deaths, house transfer form, water connection form, trade license form, building application form, GLR form i.e. General Land Register and many more at a nominal application fee. Hawking charges for vehicles, buffalo cart and tonga are also collected by the board.

The board prioritize the sanitation in Cantt area which are both manual and automated. The Sanitation department of the Cantt operates under the supervision of an inspector, who is also a board member. Under the inspector, Jamadars, Mali and Chowkidars work and they offer services such as dead animal removal, cleaning latrines and septic tanks, sweeping roads and footpaths, soak wells and many more. The board also incorporate tractor trollies, refuse compactor TPS and Tata truck vehicles.

The board also collects taxes from the Cantt area residents for the utilities and services offered. The tax collection includes house tax, water tax, hospital charges, cattle pound charges, toll tax, trade license tax etc. The board collects nearly 13.% of house tax and 5% of water tax of the total annual rental value.

The Cantonment General Hospital offers quality health services for the locals in Cantt area, the major specialities of the hospital are the homeo care, dental care and gynaecology department. The hospital annually conducts various camps in the Cantt area to bring awareness among people on various health issues. The camps conducted are Diabetes Detection, Immunization, Janani surakha yojna, Family planning, Kishori clinic, Gynaeo camp and Dental camp. The other programs of the hospital are Mobile Dispensary, Janani surksha yojna and Immunisation Programme.

Cantonment general Hospital: 17A, Kariappa Marg, Shahjahanpur Cantt, Uttar Pradesh- 242001
Here is the detailed list of other government offices operating in Shahjahanpur city.

Shahjahanpur, Uttar Pradesh-242001

Sadar Tehsil
Chowk, Ghantaghar Road
Shahjahanpur, Uttar Pradesh-242001

BSA Office
Shahjahanpur, Uttar Pradesh-242001

Income Tax Office Shahjahanpur
Shahjahanpur, Uttar Pradesh-242001

Post Office
Shahjahanpur, Uttar Pradesh-242001

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