BAREKA (Suratgarh, Ganganagar)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total23 ha (57 acres)
 • Total808
 • Density3,500/km2 (9,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00277200
Vehicle registrationRJ-13
Sex ratio887 /

BAREKA is a small village of 23 hectares in Suratgarh Tehsil in Ganganagar district, established by Maharaja Ganga Singh and known as one of the first well-planned modern cities of India, and is greatly influenced by the town planning of Paris in the State of Rajasthan, India.[2] The village is administrated by a sarpanch who is elected representative of the village by the local elections. BAREKA depends on SURATGARH, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include Two taps, Two Wells supply, Two tanks, Two tubewells, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. BAREKA is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. BAREKA's pin code is 335804[4], and village code is 00277200. The area of BAREKA is segregated as 9 hectares irrigated area, the 13 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 1 hectare area not available for cultivation.

BAREKA has Two banks and Two credit societies for the regulation of economic activity. The village is also equipped with Two recreational centers.

The village has an uninterrupted 24 hours electric supply from a power grid.


BAREKA is a census village in the district of Ganganagar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 808 and has total administration over 146 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • BAREKA has 147 children, 90 boys and 57 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 454 (56.19%) males constitute 240 (29.70%) of the population and females 214 (26.49%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 2 (0.25%) males constitute 1 (0.12%) of the population and females 1 (0.12%).

Medical facility

  • BAREKA has 2 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 336 people are literate in BAREKA out of which 209 are males and 127 are females.

BAREKA has the following educational facilities:

  • 2 Education facilities
  • 2 Colleges in the nearby range


According to a census 2011 report, 416 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 217 male, 199 female with 222 (53.37%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 159 males and 63 females. 136 males and 50 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 10 male and 6 female agricultural labor. 194 people are reported to work for a marginal period of time in the year.

They depend on the agricultural markets (Mandi) of the nearby towns of SURATGARH and Ganganagar to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 335804 and Post Offices under 335804 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-05.
  2. "Pin Code 335804 and Post Offices under 335804 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-05.
  3. "335804 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-03-05.
  4. "Pincode 335804". Retrieved 2021-03-05.

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