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Native ameMaunath Bhanjan
StateUttar Pradesh
Total Population210071 (2001)
Other information
Time zoneIST (UTC+5:30)
VehicleUP 54-

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Mau ( , maū), formerly Mau Nath Bhanjan (Hindi: मऊनाथ भंजन, Urdu: ), nearly 90 km from Varanasi is the powerhouse of textile weavers in Eastern UP, India. It is a small industrial town on the banks of Ghaghra (Saryu). The Tamasa river flows through the city. The credit of converting this city to a district goes to the (late) Kalpnath Rai (former MP for Ghosi).

In 1960s it was the biggest supplier of a plant called plash.

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