Balala (Kolayat, Bikaner)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total1,215 ha (3,002 acres)
 • Total226
 • Density19/km2 (48/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00529600
Vehicle registrationRJ-07

Balala is a small village of 1215 hectares in Kolayat 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. Balala depends on BIKANER, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include Two taps, Two Wells supply, Two tanks, One tubewell, and Two handpumps. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Balala is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Tubewell. Balala's pin code is 334001[4], and village code is 00529600. The area of Balala is segregated as 12.06 hectares irrigated area, 483.23 hectares unirrigated, the 649.27 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 70 hectare area not available for cultivation.

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


Balala is a census village in the district of Bikaner, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 226 and has total administration over 40 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Balala has 49 children, 30 boys and 19 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 25 (11.06%) males constitute 15 (6.64%) of the population and females 10 (4.42%).

Medical facility

  • Balala has 1 hospital in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 97 people are literate in Balala out of which 60 are males and 37 are females.

Balala has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 79 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 71 male, 8 female with 65 (82.28%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 62 males and 3 females. 14 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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