BLOCKS: Jamania, Bhadaura, Sadat, Jakhania, Mardah, Manihari, Bhadaura, Karanda, Sadat, Ghazipur Sadar
VILLAGES: Saraiya, Karahiya Khas, Bhimapar, Dulhapur, Sarai, Mubarak, Para, Sayar, Jamuawan, Naykdikh, Kurtha
Ghazipur city is the administrative headquarters of the Ghazipur district, one of the four districts that form the Varanasi division of Uttar Pradesh. At Ghazipur there are a total of nine villages where Smartpur has its expanse – Saraiya, Karaiya, Bhimapar, Dullahpur, Nayakdih, Para, Jamuaon, Sayar and Sarai Mubarak.
Saraiya village is located in Zamania Tehsil of Ghazipur district in Uttar Pradesh. It is situated 13km away from sub-district headquarter Zamania and 16km away from district headquarter Ghazipur. As per 2009 census data, Saraiya village is also a gram panchayat. The total geographical area of village is 52.54 hectares. Saraiya has a total population of 1,217. There are about 191 houses in Saraiya village. Ghazipur is nearest town to Saraiya.
The village has merely 31.13 per cent women who are literate i.e. read or write. Further, at 895.63 sex ratio of the village reflects that there are miles which will have to be covered.
Karaiya Khas is situated at about 35 km South East of Ghazipur city and 93 km East of Varanasi city near Ganga River (Ganges) in Ghazipur district, state of Uttar Pradesh. It lies in Bhadaura block of the district. With a significant population of 6249, having 973 households, it remains to be a big village amongst the other villages of 5 tehsils/blocks. The village has a literacy rate of 66.31 per cent, while the female literacy rate is at a low 56.36 per cent.