Dantaur (Khajuwala, Bikaner)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total28,561 ha (70,576 acres)
 • Total8,389
 • Density29/km2 (76/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00562400
Vehicle registrationRJ-07

Dantaur is a small village of 28561 hectares in Khajuwala 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. Dantaur 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, One canal and Two springs. Dantaur is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Canal. Dantaur's pin code is 334023[4], and village code is 00562400. The area of Dantaur is segregated as 3259 hectares irrigated area, 1239 hectares unirrigated, the 22137 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 1926 hectare area not available for cultivation.

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


Dantaur is a census village in the district of Bikaner, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 8389 and has total administration over 1587 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Dantaur has 1440 children, 721 boys and 719 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 1926 (22.96%) males constitute 1004 (11.97%) of the population and females 922 (10.99%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 21 (0.25%) males constitute 13 (0.15%) of the population and females 8 (0.10%).

Medical facility

  • Dantaur has 3 hospitals in nearby town.
  • Dantaur has 1 ayurvedic dispensary.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 3951 people are literate in Dantaur out of which 2473 are males and 1478 are females.

Dantaur has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 4540 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 2449 male, 2091 female with 4022 (88.59%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 2363 males and 1659 females. 1800 males and 1344 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 163 male and 144 female agricultural labor. 518 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 334023 and Post Offices under 334023 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-19.
  2. "Pin Code 334023 and Post Offices under 334023 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-19.
  3. "334023 Pin Code, post offices list". indiamapia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-19.
  4. "Pincode 334023". www.prokerala.com. Retrieved 2021-03-19.

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