Begriya (Osian, Jodhpur)

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Coordinates: 26°17′N 73°01′E / 26.28°N 73.02°E / 26.28; 73.02Coordinates: 26°17′N 73°01′E / 26.28°N 73.02°E / 26.28; 73.02
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total1,076 ha (2,659 acres)
 • Total991
 • Density92/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code01938900
Vehicle registrationRJ-19

Begriya is a small village of 1076 hectares in Osian Tehsil in Jodhpur district, also known as the Blue City 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. Begriya depends on Jodhpur, 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. Begriya is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Begriya's pin code is 342303[4], and village code is 01938900. The area of Begriya is segregated as 15.21 hectares irrigated area, 868.65 hectares unirrigated, the 36.42 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 155.4 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Begriya 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.


Begriya is a census village in the district of Jodhpur, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 991 and has total administration over 134 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Begriya has 195 children, 98 boys and 97 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 223 (22.50%) males constitute 122 (12.31%) of the population and females 101 (10.19%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 113 (11.40%) males constitute 58 (5.85%) of the population and females 55 (5.55%).

Medical facility

  • Begriya has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 338 people are literate in Begriya out of which 229 are males and 109 are females.

Begriya has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 295 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 251 male, 44 female with 174 (58.98%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 173 males and 1 females. 74 males are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 84 males. 121 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 Jodhpur to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 342303 and Post Offices under 342303 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-04-12.
  2. "Pin Code 342303 and Post Offices under 342303 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-04-12.
  3. "342303 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-04-12.
  4. "Pincode 342303". Retrieved 2021-04-12.

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