Bakhel (Kotra)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total665 ha (1,643 acres)
 • Total2,660
 • Density400/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code03101900

Bakhel is a small village of 665 hectares in Kotra Tehsil in Udaipur district, also called 'the city of lakes' set amidst the Aravalli Ranges 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. Bakhel depends on Pindwara, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include Two taps, One Well supply, which is 2.00% of the total supply, Two tanks, Two tubewells, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Bakhel is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Bakhel's pin code is 307025[4], and village code is 03101900. The area of Bakhel is segregated as 12 hectares irrigated area, 179 hectares unirrigated, the 176 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 117 hectare area not available for cultivation.

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


Bakhel is a census village in the district of Udaipur, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 2660 and has total administration over 503 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Bakhel has 689 children, 341 boys and 348 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 7 (0.26%) males constitute 6 (0.23%) of the population and females 1 (0.04%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 2590 (97.37%) males constitute 1294 (48.65%) of the population and females 1296 (48.72%).

Medical facility

  • Bakhel has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 660 people are literate in Bakhel out of which 413 are males and 247 are females.

Bakhel has the following educational facilities:

  • 1 Education facility
  • 1 Primary school
  • 1 Upper primary school
  • 3 Colleges in the nearby range
  • 1 Adult literacy center


According to a census 2011 report, 1248 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 652 male, 596 female with 715 (57.29%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 481 males and 234 females. 402 males and 197 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 38 male and 23 female agricultural labor. 533 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 Pindwara and Udaipur to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 307025 and Post Offices under 307025 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-02-10.
  2. "Pin Code 307025 and Post Offices under 307025 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-02-10.
  3. "307025 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-02-10.
  4. "Pincode 307025". Retrieved 2021-02-10.

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