Bankatiya (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
 • Total153.3 ha (378.8 acres)
 • Total2,254
 • Density1,500/km2 (3,800/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code08624800
Vehicle registrationUP-50
Sex ratio1000/1019 /

Bankatiya is a small village of 153.3 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. Bankatiya depends on Dohrighat (NP), the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include One Well supply and 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 Handpump. Bankatiya's pin code is 276136[4], and village code is 08624800. The area of Bankatiya is segregated as 106.76 hectares irrigated area, 7.4 hectares unirrigated area. the 24.78 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves) and remaining 22.47 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Bankatiya has One post office (Bankatia B.O). Bankatiya 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.


Bankatiya is a census village in the district of Azamgarh, Uttar Pradesh. The village has a total population of 2254 and has total administration over 385 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Bankatiya has 318 children, 171 boys and 147 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 414 (18.37%) males constitute 204 (9.05%) of the population and females 210 (9.32%).

Medical facility

  • Bankatiya has 1 hospital in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 1361 people are literate in Bankatiya out of which 740 are males and 621 are females.

Bankatiya has the following educational facilities:

  • 1 Education facility
  • 1 Primary school
  • 3 Colleges in the nearby range


According to a census 2011 report, 424 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 375 male, 49 female with 255 (60.14%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 231 males and 24 females. 69 males and 16 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 140 male and 2 female agricultural labor. 169 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 Dohrighat (NP) and Azamgarh to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 276136 and Post Offices under 276136 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-07-06.
  2. "Pin Code 276136 and Post Offices under 276136 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-07-06.
  3. "276136 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-07-06.
  4. "Pincode 276136". Retrieved 2021-07-06.

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