MAU RANIPUR, a town of India in Jahnsi district, in the United Provinces. Pop. (1901), 17,231. It contains a large community of wealthy merchants and bankers. A special variety of red cotton cloth, known as kharua, is manufactured and exported to all parts of India. Trees line many of the streets, and handsome temples ornament the town.
Note - this article incorporates content from Encyclopaedia Britannica, Eleventh Edition, (1910-1911)