About Barmer district:

Barmer is a district in Rajasthan state, India. The total area of the district is 28387 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 2604453 living in houses, among them male population is 1370494 and female population is 1233959. Sex ratio of the district is 902 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 56.53%.

Barmer district vehicle registration code is RJ 04. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Barmer.


Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1 to 50 units = Rs.3.85 per unit
  • 51 to 150 units = Rs.6.10 per unit
  • 151 to 300 units = Rs.6.40 per unit
  • 301 to 500 units = Rs.6.70 per unit
  • 501 and above units = Rs.7.15 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Akshay Tritiya, Alwar Festival, Baneshwar Fair, Banganga Fair, Brij Festival Bharatpur, Bundi Utsav, Camel Fair Bikaner, Chandrabahga Fair Jhalawar, Christmas, Desert Festival Jaisalmer, Diwali Festival, Dussehra Festival Kota, Elephant Festival Jaipur, Easter, Flamenco And Gypsy Festival, Gogamedi Fair, Guru Purnima, Good Friday, Holi, Id-ul-Fitar, Id-ul-Zuha (Bakr-Id), Kite Festival, Kaila Devi Fair, Kajli Teej, Kallaji Fair, Karni Mata Mela, Kite Festival, Kolayat Fair, Krishna Janamashtmi, Lakshmi Puja, Maharishi Valmiki's Birthday, Maha Shivratri, Mahaveerji Fair, Mahavir Jayanti, Mahesh Navami, Marwar Festival Jodhpur, Mewar Festival, May Day, Muharram, Naga Panchami, Nagaur Fair, Navaratri, Ramdeora Fair, Pushkar fair, Ramanavami, Shab-I-Barat, Sheetala Ashtami, Shilpgram Crafts Mela Udaipur, Summer Festival, Teej, Ajmer Sharif are the major festivals celebrated in Barmer district.

Barmer Cuisine:

Aloo paratha, Baati, Bhakri, Bikaneri bhujia, Boondi, Dal, Dal baati, Kachori, Kadhi, Kulfi, Laal maans, Mathri, Mirchi Bada, Pyaaj Kachori, Rabri, Samosa, Sukhdi are few of the many varieties of Barmer.

Top tourist places in Barmer:

Places of interest in Barmer:

Barmer Fort, Chintamani Parasnath Jain TemplePopular, Devka-Sun Temple, Hand Cloth PaintingPopular, Juna Jain TemplePopular, Khed Ranchorrai TemplePopular, Kiradu TemplesPopular, Mahaveer Park, Meva Nagar, Nakoda TemplePopular, Neemari, Other Group of Ancient Temples, Rani Bhatiani Temple, Safed Akhara, Siwana FortPopular, Wood Carving Traditions are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

Wheat, Barley, pulses, Sugarcane, Oilseeds Cotton, Tobacco are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Barmer district:

  • Ajit
  • Balotra Junction
  • Bamsin
  • Baniya Sanda Dh
  • Barmer
  • Baytu
  • Bhimarlai
  • Gadra Road
  • Gole
  • Jasai
  • Jethantri
  • Kavas
  • Khadeen
  • Munabao
  • Parlu
  • Samdhari Junction
  • Surpura
  • Tamlor
  • Tilwara
  • Utarlai

Insurance Companies in Barmer:

Lawyers (Advocates) in Barmer:

Blood banks in Barmer:

  • Government Nahata Hospital ,Balotra

Trading companies in Barmer:

Hotels in Barmer:

  • Hotel Kailash International, By Pass Road, NH15, Barmer, Rajasthan 344001
  • Hotel Kalinga Palace, Ashapurna Complex, Station Road, Opposite Barmer Rly. Station, Barmer, Rajasthan 344001
  • Kailash Sarovar,Kothwali, Barmer, Rajasthan 344001
  • Hotel Vedant,BA-6, NH-15,, Near Sindhari Chouraha,, Mahaveer Nagar,, Barmer, Rajasthan 344001
  • Hotel Madhav Paradise, Mahabar Circil, NH-15, By Pass Road,, Barmer, Rajasthan 344001
  • Hotel Khartal,Magra, Barmer, Rajasthan 344001
  • Hotel Narayan Palace,National Highway 15, Jalipa, Barmer, Rajasthan 344001
  • Pawan Hotel, Mahaveer Nagar, Barmer, Rajasthan 344001
  • Hotel Marwar,NH15, Barmer, Rajasthan 344001
  • Hotel Desert Inn,Roy Colony Road, Laxmipura, Barmer, Rajasthan 344001

Theatres in Barmer district:

  • Laxmi - Near Ralway Station, Barmer

Demographics:

Tehsil in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Barmer
Baytoo
Chohtan
Gudha Malani
Pachpadra
Ramsar
Sheo
Siwana
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 2
2 Andhra Bank 1
3 Axis Bank 2
4 Bank Of Baroda 7
5 Bank Of India 1
6 Bank Of Maharashtra 1
7 Canara Bank 2
8 Central Bank Of India 2
9 City Union Bank Limited 1
10 Corporation Bank 1
11 Dena Bank 1
12 HDFC Bank 2
13 ICICI Bank Limited 7
14 IDBI Bank 1
15 Indian Overseas Bank 1
16 Indusind Bank 2
17 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 1
18 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 2
19 Punjab National Bank 2
20 State Bank Of Bikaner And Jaipur 40
21 State Bank Of India 5
22 State Bank Of Patiala 1
23 The Rajasthan State Cooperative Bank Limited 25
24 UCO Bank 1
25 Union Bank Of India 2
26 Vijaya Bank 1
27 YES Bank 2