The district is named after its Headquarter town, Unnao. About 1200 years ago, the site of this town was covered with extensive forests. Godo Singh, a Chauhan Rajput, cleared the forests probably in the the 3rd quarter of the 12th Century and founded a town, called Sawai Godo. View More

At a Glance

Area: 4,558 Sq. Km. Population: 3,108,367
Language: Hindi Villages: 1044
Male: 1,630,087 Female: 1,478,280
District Magistrate
Shri Devendra Kumar Pandey District Magistrate