Bankuri (Nanpara, 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
 • Total180 ha (440 acres)
 • Total2,052
 • Density1,100/km2 (3,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code06440400
Vehicle registrationUP-40
Sex ratio1000/891 /

Bankuri is a small village of 180 hectares in Nanpara 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. Bankuri depends on Nanpara (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 Handpump. Bankuri's pin code is 271881[4], and village code is 06440400. The area of Bankuri is segregated as 51.42 hectares irrigated area, 112.13 hectares unirrigated area. the 0.21 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves) and remaining 14.68 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Bankuri 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.


Bankuri is a census village in the district of Bahraich, Uttar Pradesh. The village has a total population of 2052 and has total administration over 344 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Bankuri has 419 children, 211 boys and 208 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 249 (12.13%) males constitute 116 (5.65%) of the population and females 133 (6.48%).

Medical facility

  • Bankuri has 1 hospital in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 847 people are literate in Bankuri out of which 517 are males and 330 are females.

Bankuri has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 537 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 429 male, 108 female with 167 (31.1%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 157 males and 10 females. 15 males are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 114 male and 7 female agricultural labor. 370 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 Nanpara (MB) and Bahraich to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 271881 and Post Offices under 271881 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-07-19.
  2. "Pin Code 271881 and Post Offices under 271881 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-07-19.
  3. "271881 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-07-19.
  4. "Pincode 271881". Retrieved 2021-07-19.

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