Behror (बहरोड़) is a town and a municipality in Alwar district in the state of Rajasthan, India. Behror comes under Delhi NCR region.
Behror is still a tourist destination for those seeking a short weekend getaway from Delhi or Gurgaon. There are many sightseeing places in and around Behror. There are also a few good resorts here to unwind.
Behror is located at 27.88°N 76.28°E. It has an average elevation of 312 metres (1,024 ft). Behror had been an industrial since the early 90's, the industrial area is known as RIICO (Rajasthan State Industrial Development and Investment Corporation Limited) Industrial area. The industries set up are Cement Production Plants, a few pharmaceutical companies and plywood companies.
Neemrana is another industrial area at a distance of 10 km from behror towards Delhi which comes under RIICO too. Names of the more popular companies in
Behror and Neemrana are: -
- Terry Plus India Pvt Ltd.
- Parle G Biscuit
- Ginni International
- Greenply Industries Ltd.
- Havell's India Ltd.
- Apex Tubes
- Malbros Group of Company of Stones.
Behror in Alwar district in Rajasthan was founded by Rors by establishing one of their biggest forts here in the 2nd century BC. The Ror community hails primarily from a few small pockets in the Indo-Gangetic plains Some of the nearby tourist destinations include Neemrana Fort, Tomb of Tarang Sultan and Sariska Tiger Sanctuary. Behror is situated on the Delhi-Jaipur National Highway (NH 8). Rors founded the town of Behror by establishing one of their biggest forts here in the 2nd century BC. Pran Sukh Yadav,who fought along with Rao Tula Ram against the British in 1857, hailed from Behror Tehsil.