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Barmer District index

Official Website : http://barmer.rajasthan.gov.in

Headquarters : Barmer
State : Rajasthan

Area in Sq Km (Census 2011)
Total : 28387
Rural : 28320
Urban : 67

Population (Census 2011)
Population : 2603751
Rural : 2421914
Urban : 181837
Male : 1369022
Female : 1234729
Sex Ratio (Females per 1000 males) : 902
Density (Total, Persons per sq km) : 92

Official language : Hindi

Helplines :
1 D.M. 2982 220003 220004
2 ADM 9828533551 2982 220007 220008
3 SDM Barmer 9413528574 2982 220009 224709
4 SDM Gudamalani 9460977428 2983 280052 280053
5 SDM Balotra 9950444225 2988 220005 220005
6 SDM Sheo 9414493101 2987 253301 253381
7 SDM Baitu 2982 241212 241211
8 SDM Chohtan 9414641041 2989 286205 286209
9 SDM Ramsar 2985 270003
10 SDM Siwana 7597285511 / 9414481278 2901 230207 231207
11 SDM Dhorimanna 9950035237 2986 264004
12 District Supply Officer 9680929600 2982 220164
13 SDM Sindhari 9414653601
14 District Statistical Officer 9309280275 2982 220682
15 DIO, NIC 9928018289 2982 220973 221295
16 RAA 9413345009 2982 225050
17 LAO ONGCL 9784263311 2982 225317 227152
18 LAO RSMML 2982 227035
19 T.O. 9414972174 2982 220404 226648
20 PA.to DM 9414308175/ 9828844401 2982 222444 225425
21 RAA 9461182882 2982 225050
R D CELL (Zila Parishad)
1 Chief Executive Officer 9829600059 2982 220292 220296
2 ACEO 9549111333 2982 220506 220063
3 ADPC Nrega 9829010297 2982
4 Sr. AO 9414662993 2982 220679
5 Ex En MGNREGA 9414105947 2982 221270
6 PO (Accounts) 9460330946 2982 220679 230309
7 PO (Eng.) 9414358223 2982 221270
8 PA to CEO 9828833350 2982 220292 223290

Population (Census 2010) :
In 2011, Barmer had population of 2,603,751

Click on the following link to download district statistics as per NITI Ayog website
http://niti.gov.in/file/880/download?token=VyPZrQCe

Brief About Barmer District
Location Barmer district is situated in the western part of Rajasthan and forms part of the Thar desert. It is surrounded by Jaisalmer in the north, Jalore in the south, Pali and Jodhpur in the east and Pakistan in the west.

Distance from major cities

Jaipur-565 kms.
Delhi-887 kms.
Climate and Rainfall

The temperature varies between minimum of 9 degrees celsius to the maximum of 45 degrees celsius.
The normal rainfall 27.75 cms.

Administrative Setup
Barmer is the headquarter of the district, which is also the principal town. The district is divided into two sub-divisions viz., Barmer and Balotra. The district has 3 municipalities, 8 panchayat samitis, 225 gram panchayats, 1,640 revenue villages and 853 inhabited villages.

Major Crops and Their Production

Production: 1999-00

Wheat 49,112
Bajra 21,033
Rapeseed and Mustard 19,347
Pulses 4,135
Sesamum 184
Barley 121
Gram 102
Red chillies 68

Minerals

Production: 1999-2000
(Tonnes)
Gypsum 1,85,954
Saliceous 2,709
Salenite 1,917
Masonary Stone 1,02,298
Bentonite 31,813
Limestone 1,000

Infrastructure

Electricity
The power supply in the district comes from Debari Grid Station near Udaipur via Jalore. The 132 KV Grid Station of the district is located at Balotra and the 33 KV station is located at Barmer. Of the 1,625 villages, 1,500 villages were electrified.

Water
The Indira Gandhi canal is being extended upto Gadra Road in the district. This is likely to provide adequate quantity of not only drinking water but also to irrigate about 0.1 million hectares of agriculture land. The flow of the canal would also improve water level of the wells in the area covered by the flow.

Road Transport
The district is linked by road with Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Pali, Jalore, Jaipur, Ajmer and Ahmedabad. The total length of roads in the district was 5,109 kms as on 31 March 2000.

Rail Transport
The district is linked with neighbouring districts of Jodhpur, Jalore and Jaipur in the State and with Agra in UP and Munawa in Pakistan, by railway line. The total length of rail line in the district is 254 kms with 30 railway stations.

Air Transport
The nearest airport is at Jodhpur (222 kms.)
Communication Facilities
(No.)
Post offices 479
Telegraph offices 104
Telephone exchanges 64
Public call offices 894

 

 
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