Ashokha (Bahraich)

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Coordinates: 27°34′30″N 81°35′38″E / 27.575°N 81.594°E / 27.575; 81.594Coordinates: 27°34′30″N 81°35′38″E / 27.575°N 81.594°E / 27.575; 81.594
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total161.1 ha (398.1 acres)
 • Total1,325
 • Density820/km2 (2,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code06500000
Vehicle registrationUP-40
Sex ratio1000/891 /

Ashokha is a small village of 161.1 hectares in Bahraich Tehsil in Bahraich 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. Ashokha depends on Bahraich (MB), the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include One tap, 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 Well. Ashokha's pin code is 271802[4], and village code is 06500000. The area of Ashokha is segregated as 250 hectares irrigated area, 36 hectares unirrigated area.

Ashokha 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.


Ashokha is a census village in the district of Bahraich, Uttar Pradesh. The village has a total population of 1325 and has total administration over 281 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Ashokha has 268 children, 140 boys and 128 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 522 (39.40%) males constitute 276 (20.83%) of the population and females 246 (18.57%).

Medical facility

  • Ashokha has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 627 people are literate in Ashokha out of which 392 are males and 235 are females.

Ashokha has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 392 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 330 male, 62 female with 326 (83.16%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 286 males and 40 females. 95 males and 9 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 20 male and 2 female agricultural labor. 66 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 Bahraich (MB) and Bahraich to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 271802 and Post Offices under 271802 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-07-07.
  2. "Pin Code 271802 and Post Offices under 271802 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-07-07.
  3. "271802 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-07-07.
  4. "Pincode 271802". Retrieved 2021-07-07.

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