Balda (Sirohi)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total579 ha (1,431 acres)
263 m (863 ft)
 • Total413
 • Density71/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code02352300
Vehicle registrationRJ-24

Balda is a small village of 579 hectares in Sirohi Tehsil in Sirohi 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. Balda depends on SIROHI, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include Two taps, Two Wells supply, which is 45.00% 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. Balda is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Balda's pin code is 307001[4], and village code is 02352300. The area of Balda is segregated as 63 hectares irrigated area, 55 hectares unirrigated, the 317 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 144 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Balda has One post office (Balda B.O) and One public telephone. The village is connected with a single bus service. Balda 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.


Balda is a census village in the district of Sirohi, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 413 and has total administration over 778 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Balda has 58 children, 58 boys and 278 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 145 (35.11%) males constitute 133 (32.20%) of the population and females 155 (37.53%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 76 (18.40%) males constitute 79 (19.13%) of the population and females 395 (95.64%).

Medical facility

  • Balda has 2 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 259 people are literate in Balda out of which 136 are males and 383 are females.

Balda has the following educational facilities:

  • 1 Education facility
  • 1 Primary school
  • 1 Upper primary school
  • 2 Colleges in the nearby range


According to a census 2011 report, 230 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 25 male, 254 female with 229 (99.57%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 25 males and 31 females. 104 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 12 male and 28 female agricultural labor. 1 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 Sirohi to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 307001 and Post Offices under 307001 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-08.
  2. "Pin Code 307001 and Post Offices under 307001 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-08.
  3. "307001 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-03-08.
  4. "Pincode 307001". Retrieved 2021-03-08.

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