Barh Kalan (Gangapur, Sawai Madhopur)

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Barh Kalan
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total179 ha (442 acres)
 • Total1,511
 • Density840/km2 (2,200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code01267800
Vehicle registrationRJ-25
Sex ratio922 per 1000 /

Barh Kalan is a small village of 179 hectares in Gangapur Tehsil in Sawai Madhopur district, also known for Ranthambore National Park 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. Barh Kalan depends on GANGAPUR CITY, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include Two taps, One Well supply, One tank, Two tubewells, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Barh Kalan is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Barh Kalan's pin code is 322201[4], and village code is 01267800. The area of Barh Kalan is segregated as 135.93 hectares irrigated area, 12.38 hectares unirrigated, the 15.93 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 14.92 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Barh Kalan has Four public telephones. The village is connected with a single bus service. Barh Kalan has Two banks, One credit society and One agricultural credit society 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.


Barh Kalan is a census village in the district of Sawai Madhopur, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 1511 and has total administration over 265 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Barh Kalan has 272 children, 136 boys and 136 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 282 (18.66%) males constitute 144 (9.53%) of the population and females 138 (9.13%).

Medical facility

  • Barh Kalan has 3 hospitals in nearby town.
  • Barh Kalan has 1 ayurvedic dispensary.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 722 people are literate in Barh Kalan out of which 488 are males and 234 are females.

Barh Kalan has the following educational facilities:

  • 1 Education facility
  • 1 Primary school
  • 1 Upper primary school
  • 1 Secondary school
  • 2 Colleges in the nearby range
  • 1 Adult literacy center


According to a census 2011 report, 740 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 377 male, 363 female with 661 (89.32%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 370 males and 291 females. 113 males and 136 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 53 male and 110 female agricultural labor. 79 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 GANGAPUR CITY and Sawai Madhopur to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 322201 and Post Offices under 322201 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-10.
  2. "Pin Code 322201 and Post Offices under 322201 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-10.
  3. "322201 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-03-10.
  4. "Pincode 322201". Retrieved 2021-03-10.

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