Bhagwa (Siwana, Barmer)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total2,448 ha (6,049 acres)
227 m (745 ft)
 • Total3,154
 • Density130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code02165500
Vehicle registrationRJ-04

Bhagwa is a small village of 2448 hectares in Siwana Tehsil in Barmer 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. Bhagwa depends on BALOTRA, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include Two taps, One Well supply, which is 800.00% of the total supply, Two tanks, Two tubewells, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Bhagwa is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Bhagwa's pin code is 344043[4], and village code is 02165500. The area of Bhagwa is segregated as 900 hectares irrigated area, 488 hectares unirrigated, the 381 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 615 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Bhagwa has One post office (Bhagwa B.O) and One public telephone. The village is connected with a single bus service. Bhagwa 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.


Bhagwa is a census village in the district of Barmer, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 3154 and has total administration over 556 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Bhagwa has 568 children, 306 boys and 262 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 1177 (37.32%) males constitute 652 (20.67%) of the population and females 525 (16.65%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 380 (12.05%) males constitute 208 (6.59%) of the population and females 172 (5.45%).

Medical facility

  • Bhagwa has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 1206 people are literate in Bhagwa out of which 866 are males and 340 are females.

Bhagwa has the following educational facilities:

  • 1 Education facility
  • 2 Primary schools
  • 1 Upper primary school
  • 3 Colleges in the nearby range


According to a census 2011 report, 1632 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 822 male, 810 female with 957 (58.64%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 709 males and 248 females. 461 males and 21 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 187 male and 206 female agricultural labor. 675 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 BALOTRA and Barmer to sell wooden work and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 344043 and Post Offices under 344043 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-25.
  2. "Pin Code 344043 and Post Offices under 344043 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-25.
  3. "344043 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-03-25.
  4. "Pincode 344043". Retrieved 2021-03-25.

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