Katni (also known as Murwara (Katni) or Mudwara ) is a town on the banks of the Katni River in Madhya Pradesh , India . It is the administrative headquarters of Katni District . It is in the Mahakoshal Region of Central India. The city is 90 km (56 mi) from the Divisional Headquarters of the region, Jabalpur .


As of the 2011 census , Murwara (Katni) municipality had a population of 221,875. [2] Effective literacy was 87.43%; male literacy was 92.77% and female literacy was 81.64%. [2]

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