Amarpura (Poogal, Bikaner)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total20,370 ha (50,340 acres)
 • Total6,095
 • Density30/km2 (77/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00506900
Vehicle registrationRJ-07

Amarpura is a small village of 20370 hectares in Poogal Tehsil in Bikaner district 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. Amarpura depends on BIKANER, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include One tap, Two Wells supply, Two tanks, One tubewell, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, One canal and Two springs. Amarpura is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Amarpura's pin code is 334001[4], and village code is 00506900. The area of Amarpura is segregated as 1296 hectares irrigated area, 1502 hectares unirrigated, the 16755 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 515 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Amarpura has One post office (Amarpura B.O). The village is connected with a single bus service. Amarpura has One bank 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.


Amarpura is a census village in the district of Bikaner, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 6095 and has total administration over 1074 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Amarpura has 1091 children, 579 boys and 512 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 1824 (29.93%) males constitute 976 (16.01%) of the population and females 848 (13.91%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 11 (0.18%) males constitute 8 (0.13%) of the population and females 3 (0.05%).

Medical facility

  • Amarpura has 3 hospitals in nearby town.
  • Amarpura has 1 ayurvedic dispensary.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 2582 people are literate in Amarpura out of which 1718 are males and 864 are females.

Amarpura has the following educational facilities:

  • 1 Education facility
  • 2 Primary schools
  • 1 Upper primary school
  • 3 Colleges in the nearby range


According to a census 2011 report, 3204 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 1833 male, 1371 female with 2691 (83.99%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 1629 males and 1062 females. 1272 males and 872 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 206 male and 94 female agricultural labor. 513 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 Bikaner to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 334001 and Post Offices under 334001 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-19.
  2. "Pin Code 334001 and Post Offices under 334001 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-19.
  3. "334001 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-03-19.
  4. "Pincode 334001". Retrieved 2021-03-19.

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