About Bikaner district:

Bikaner is a district in Rajasthan state, India. The total area of the district is 27244 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 2367745 living in houses, among them male population is 1243916 and female population is 1123829. Sex ratio of the district is 905 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 65.13%.

Bikaner district vehicle registration code is RJ 07. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Bikaner.


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 Bikaner district.

Bikaner 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 Bikaner.

Top tourist places in Bikaner:

Places of interest in Bikaner:

Bhandasar Jain TemplePopular, Camel FarmPopular, Devi Kund Sagar, Gajner PalacePopular, Gajner Wildlife Sanctuary, Ganga Golden Jubilee Museum, Guru Jambheshwar Tomb, Junagarh FortPopular, Karni Mata TemplePopular, KolayatPopular, Kote Gate, Lalgarh PalacePopular, Laxmi Nath TemplePopular, Laxmi Niwas PalacePopular, MG Road, Moolnayakji TemplePopular, Raj Ratan Bihari and Rasik Siromani Temple, Rajasthan State Archives, Rampuria HaveliPopular, Sadul Singh Museum, Shiv Bari Temple, Sursagar 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 Bikaner district:

  • Arjansar
  • Baman Wali Halt
  • Belasar
  • Bikaner Junction
  • Biradhwal
  • Deshnok
  • Dhirera
  • Gadhwala
  • Gajner
  • Kolayat
  • Lalgarh Junction
  • Lunkaransar
  • Mahajan
  • Malkisar
  • Napasar
  • Palana
  • Phaujuwala
  • Rajiyasar
  • Ranajitpura
  • Sinthal Halt
  • Sudsar
  • Udasar
  • Udramsar

Insurance Companies in Bikaner:

  • ICICI Lombard General Insurance , Ground Floor, Silver Square,Opposite Income Tax Office, Rani Bazar, Bikaner, Rajasthan 334001
  • SBI LIFE Insurance Co. Ltd ,Chopara Katala, Rani Bazar, Bikaner, Rajasthan 334001
  • Max Life Insurance Co. Ltd ,Junagarh Fort Rd, Bikaner Fort, Bikaner, Rajasthan 334001
  • LIC Office ,NH 11, Sector 8, Jai Narayan Vyas Colony, Bikaner, Rajasthan 334001
  • Exide Life Insurance Company Limited ,First Floor, Vijay Vihar Building No. 1096,, Bikaner, Rajasthan 334001
  • Kotak Life Insurance ,Rani Bazar Road, S-3, 2nd Floor, Shri Gaurav Complex, Opposite Dak Bungalow, Bikaner, Rajasthan 334001

Lawyers (Advocates) in Bikaner:

  • Namdev Law Associted,NH 89, Jorawarpura, Nokha, Rajasthan 334803
  • Adv. Ashok Sarswat's Chamber,Ward Number 3, Chamber 7, Lunkaransar, Rajasthan 334603

Blood banks in Bikaner:

  • P.B.M. And A.G. Hospital ,Bikaner
  • Sanjeevani Jan Sewa Samiti, Blood Bank ,Bikaner

Trading companies in Bikaner:

  • SMC Global ,3-B-18SUDARSHAMA NAGAR PAWAN PURI SOUTH EXTN.District:Bikaner,RJPostcode:334001
  • Reliance Securities ,G-13 BOTHRA COMPLEX BIKANERDistrict:Bikaner,RJPostcode:334001
  • Reliance Securities ,178 OUTSIDE JASUSAR GATEDistrict:Bikaner,RJPostcode:334001
  • Reliance Securities ,NEAR PARAKH GUEST HOUSE BHURA CHOWK NAUKHA BIKANERDistrict:Bikaner,RJDistrictPostcode:334803

Hotels in Bikaner:

  • The Laxmi Niwas Palace,Lal Garh campus, Doctor Karni Singhji Road, Samta Nagar, Bikaner, Rajasthan 334001
  • Hotel Heeralal ,Opp. Rly. Station, Bikaner, Rajasthan 334001
  • Hotel Desert Winds,Opposite Dr Karni Singh Stadium, Near MN Hospital, Hanuman Hatha, Bikaner, Rajasthan 334001
  • Bhanwar Niwas,Rampuria Street, Bikaner, Rajasthan 334005
  • Bahadur Vilas,Transport Nagar, Hanuman Hatha, Bikaner, Rajasthan 334001
  • Hotel Chirag,No.B-8, Sudarshana Nagar, Vallabh Garden, Bikaner, Rajasthan 334001
  • Hotel Sagar,Lalgarh Palace Complex, Bikaner, Rajasthan 334002
  • Hotel Kalinga,Plot no 07, Lallgarh Palace campus, Bikaner, Rajasthan 334001
  • Hotel Manglam,A-3,5 Samta Nagar, Opp. Bus Stand, Samta Nagar, Bikaner, Rajasthan 334001
  • Hotel Marudhar Palace, Kanta Khaturiya Street, Rani Bazar, Bikaner, Rajasthan 334001
  • Hotel Marudhar, Hospital Rd, Shardul Colony, Bikaner, Rajasthan 334001

Theatres in Bikaner district:

Demographics:

Tehsil in the district and their information is given below.

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 10
5 Bank Of India 3
6 Bank Of Maharashtra 1
7 Canara Bank 4
8 Central Bank Of India 2
9 Corporation Bank 1
10 DCB Bank Limited 2
11 Dena Bank 2
12 HDFC Bank 3
13 ICICI Bank Limited 17
14 IDBI Bank 1
15 Indian Bank 1
16 Indian Overseas Bank 1
17 Indusind Bank 1
18 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 1
19 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 6
20 Punjab And Sind Bank 2
21 Punjab National Bank 16
22 State Bank Of Bikaner And Jaipur 73
23 State Bank Of India 14
24 State Bank Of Patiala 1
25 Syndicate Bank 2
26 The Rajasthan State Cooperative Bank Limited 13
27 UCO Bank 8
28 Union Bank Of India 3
29 United Bank Of India 1
30 YES Bank 2