Bachhwas (Degana, Nagaur)

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Coordinates: 27°12′N 73°44′E / 27.2°N 73.73°E / 27.2; 73.73Coordinates: 27°12′N 73°44′E / 27.2°N 73.73°E / 27.2; 73.73
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total713 ha (1,762 acres)
 • Total684
 • Density96/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code01852000
Vehicle registrationRJ-21
Sex ratio1000/950 /

Bachhwas is a small village of 713 hectares in Degana Tehsil in Nagaur 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. Bachhwas depends on Merta City, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include Two taps, One Well supply, One tank, One tubewell, and Two handpumps. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Bachhwas is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Tubewell. Bachhwas's pin code is 341514[4], and village code is 01852000. The area of Bachhwas is segregated as 140.34 hectares irrigated area, 483.88 hectares unirrigated, the 37.35 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 51.49 hectare area not available for cultivation.

The village is connected with a single bus service. Bachhwas 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.


Bachhwas is a census village in the district of Nagaur, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 684 and has total administration over 129 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Bachhwas has 89 children, 51 boys and 38 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 214 (31.29%) males constitute 113 (16.52%) of the population and females 101 (14.77%).

Medical facility

  • Bachhwas has 1 hospital in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 342 people are literate in Bachhwas out of which 227 are males and 115 are females.

Bachhwas has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 376 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 197 male, 179 female with 316 (84.04%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 178 males and 138 females. 137 males and 128 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 6 male and 3 female agricultural labor. 60 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 Merta City and Nagaur to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 341514 and Post Offices under 341514 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-04-24.
  2. "Pin Code 341514 and Post Offices under 341514 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-04-24.
  3. "341514 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-04-24.
  4. "Pincode 341514". Retrieved 2021-04-24.

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