Banwas (Buhana, Jhunjhunu)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total744 ha (1,838 acres)
 • Total3,993
 • Density540/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00727200
Vehicle registrationRJ-18

Banwas is a small village of 744 hectares in Buhana Tehsil in Jhunjhunu 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. Banwas depends on KHETRI, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include One tap, One Well supply, which is 64.00% of the total supply, Two tanks, One tubewell, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Banwas is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Well. Banwas's pin code is 333504[4], and village code is 00727200. The area of Banwas is segregated as 68 hectares irrigated area, 4 hectares unirrigated, the 15 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 657 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Banwas has Two public telephones. The village is connected with a single bus service. Banwas 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.


Banwas is a census village in the district of Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 3993 and has total administration over 762 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Banwas has 531 children, 264 boys and 267 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 472 (11.82%) males constitute 235 (5.89%) of the population and females 237 (5.94%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 106 (2.65%) males constitute 59 (1.48%) of the population and females 47 (1.18%).

Medical facility

  • Banwas has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 2832 people are literate in Banwas out of which 1700 are males and 1132 are females.

Banwas has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 1090 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 851 male, 239 female with 898 (82.39%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 800 males and 98 females. 57 males and 7 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 23 male and 5 female agricultural labor. 192 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 KHETRI and Jhunjhunu to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 333504 and Post Offices under 333504 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-19.
  2. "Pin Code 333504 and Post Offices under 333504 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-19.
  3. "333504 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-03-19.
  4. "Pincode 333504". Retrieved 2021-03-19.

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