Barala (Poogal, Bikaner)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total3,277 ha (8,098 acres)
 • Total593
 • Density18/km2 (47/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00507600
Vehicle registrationRJ-07

Barala is a small village of 3277 hectares in Poogal 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. Barala depends on BIKANER, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include One tap, Two Wells supply, Two tanks, Two tubewells, and Two handpumps. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Barala is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Canal. Barala's pin code is 334001[4], and village code is 00507600. The area of Barala is segregated as 2446 hectares unirrigated, the 798 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 33 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Barala 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.


Barala is a census village in the district of Bikaner, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 593 and has total administration over 117 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Barala has 122 children, 65 boys and 57 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 542 (91.40%) males constitute 282 (47.55%) of the population and females 260 (43.84%).

Medical facility

  • Barala has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 207 people are literate in Barala out of which 132 are males and 75 are females.

Barala has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 306 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 167 male, 139 female with 169 (55.23%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 161 males and 8 females. 161 males and 2 females are considered as the main cultivators. 137 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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