District Sultanpur belongs to Faizabad Division of Uttar Pradesh. Its distance from Faizabad is 60 Km and from Lucknow, the state capital, is 140 Km. It is well connected with road and railways from these districts. Amethi, Pratapgarh, Jaunpur and Ambedkarnagar districts are its neibouring districts. Sultanpur comprises of 1727 villages, 5 tehsils and 17 thanas.