Barh Purohit (Bansur, Alwar)

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Barh Purohit
Coordinates: 27°32′59″N 76°38′08″E / 27.549780°N 76.635539°E / 27.549780; 76.635539Coordinates: 27°32′59″N 76°38′08″E / 27.549780°N 76.635539°E / 27.549780; 76.635539
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total47 ha (116 acres)
 • Total310
 • Density660/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00872700
Vehicle registrationRJ-02

Barh Purohit is a small village of 47 hectares in Bansur Tehsil in Alwar 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. Barh Purohit depends on KOTPUTLI, 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, One tubewell, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Barh Purohit is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Barh Purohit's pin code is 301402[4], and village code is 00872700. The area of Barh Purohit is segregated as 43 hectares irrigated area, 2 hectares unirrigated, remaining 2 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Barh Purohit has Two public telephones. Barh Purohit 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.


Barh Purohit is a census village in the district of Alwar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 310 and has total administration over 53 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Barh Purohit has 55 children, 27 boys and 28 girls.

Medical facility

  • Barh Purohit has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 197 people are literate in Barh Purohit out of which 115 are males and 82 are females.

Barh Purohit has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 162 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 79 male, 83 female with 68 (41.98%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 63 males and 5 females. 17 males and 5 females are considered as the main cultivators. 94 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 KOTPUTLI and Alwar to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 301402 and Post Offices under 301402 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-04-02.
  2. "Pin Code 301402 and Post Offices under 301402 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-04-02.
  3. "301402 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-04-02.
  4. "Pincode 301402". Retrieved 2021-04-02.

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