Arai (Handia, Allahabad)

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Coordinates: Coordinates: 25°27′N 81°51′E / 25.450°N 81.850°E / 25.450; 81.850
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total20.03 ha (49.50 acres)
 • Total4,648
 • Density23,000/km2 (60,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code05552600
Vehicle registrationUP-70
Sex ratio1000/951 /

Arai is a small village of 20.03 hectares in Handia Tehsil in Allahabad 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. Arai depends on Sirsa (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 Tap. Arai's pin code is 221503[4], and village code is 05552600. The area of Arai is segregated as 180 hectares irrigated area, 100 hectares unirrigated area. the 95 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 144 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Arai has One post office (Handia S.O). Arai 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.


Arai is a census village in the district of Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh. The village has a total population of 4648 and has total administration over 581 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Arai has 800 children, 415 boys and 385 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 394 (8.48%) males constitute 199 (4.28%) of the population and females 195 (4.20%).

Medical facility

  • Arai has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 2855 people are literate in Arai out of which 1759 are males and 1096 are females.

Arai has the following educational facilities:

  • 1 Education facility
  • 2 Primary schools
  • 2 Colleges in the nearby range


According to a census 2011 report, 1094 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 894 male, 200 female with 455 (41.59%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 426 males and 29 females. 249 males and 10 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 43 male and 3 female agricultural labor. 639 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 Sirsa (NP) and Allahabad to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 221503 and Post Offices under 221503 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-06-19.
  2. "Pin Code 221503 and Post Offices under 221503 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-06-19.
  3. "221503 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-06-19.
  4. "Pincode 221503". Retrieved 2021-06-19.

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