Bankat (Sagri, Azamgarh)

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Coordinates: 26°04′05″N 83°11′02″E / 26.068°N 83.184°E / 26.068; 83.184Coordinates: 26°04′05″N 83°11′02″E / 26.068°N 83.184°E / 26.068; 83.184
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total258.4 ha (638.5 acres)
 • Total1,048
 • Density410/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code08544400
Vehicle registrationUP-50
Sex ratio1000/1019 /

Bankat is a small village of 258.4 hectares in Sagri Tehsil in Azamgarh district in the State of Uttar Pradesh, India.[2] The village is administrated by a sarpanch who is elected representative of the village by the local elections. Bankat depends on Ahraura, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Tap. Bankat's pin code is 276125[4], and village code is 08544400.

Bankat 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.


Bankat is a census village in the district of Azamgarh, Uttar Pradesh. The village has a total population of 1048 and has total administration over 143 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Bankat has 158 children, 82 boys and 76 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 352 (33.59%) males constitute 192 (18.32%) of the population and females 160 (15.27%).

Medical facility

  • Bankat has 2 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 653 people are literate in Bankat out of which 396 are males and 257 are females.

Bankat has the following educational facilities:

  • 2 Education facilities
  • 3 Colleges in the nearby range


According to a census 2011 report, 422 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 275 male, 147 female with 210 (49.76%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 205 males and 5 females. 69 males and 3 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 108 male and 1 female agricultural labor. 212 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 Ahraura and Azamgarh to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 276125 and Post Offices under 276125 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-07-05.
  2. "Pin Code 276125 and Post Offices under 276125 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-07-05.
  3. "276125 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-07-05.
  4. "Pincode 276125". Retrieved 2021-07-05.

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