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Buche Nangal

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Country  India
District  Gurdaspur
PIN  143512
Local time  Monday 3:34 AM
State  Punjab
Time zone  IST (UTC+5:30)
Area code(s)  +91 1874
Buche Nangal
Weather  11°C, Wind N at 5 km/h, 62% Humidity

Buche Nangal is a village located in Punjab state, India, near Kalanaur. The name derives from a past chieftain of the town, who lost his ear in a fight. He thus was a bucha (Punjabi: one-eared man). The name changed over time to Buche Nangal (a term for a municipal council).


Map of Buche Nangal, Punjab


The Name Of Village Chieftain was "Ram Singh". He was Jarnail (General) Of Maharaja Ranjit Singh's Misl (Sukerchakia Misl). The Peoples of Village were Moved From Chittorgarh (Now Fathegarh Churrian, Punjab) and settled in the Buche Nangal land because their population not increasing, and people's belief that this problem due to of land. So they Were shift from chittrogarh to Buche Nangal land it was primarily land of graves. The primarily Name Of Village Is "Ram Nagar" on the basis of Chieftain's Name Ram Singh, it was changed after the fight of Maharaja Ranjit Singh with Misls, Janail Ram Singh Lost his Ear. He thus was a Bucha (Punjabi: one-eared man) and gives the name on this basis Bucha Nangal. The name changed over time to Buche Nangal.


The population is primarily Punjabi, with the local economy based on agriculture. Wheat, rice, and sugar cane are widely grown in the area. Peoples who live here are Bandesha most of them are jatts. In Buche Nangal village population of children with age (0-6) is 96 which makes up 13.45% of total population of village. Average Sex ratio of Buche Nangal village is 1000 which is higher than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Buche Nangal as per census is 714, lower than Punjab average of 846. Buche Nangal village has lower literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Buche Nangal village was 67.64% compared to 75.84% of Punjab. In Buche Nangal Male literacy stands at 73.09% while female literacy rate was 62.46%. As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Buche Nangal village is administrated by a Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is an elected representative of the village.


Buche Nangal is a village panchayat located in the Gurdaspur district of Punjab state,India. The latitude 31.9826039 and longitude 75.2201933 are the geocoordinate of the Buche Nangal. Chandigarh is the state capital for Buche Nangal village . It is located around 201.8 kilometer away from Buche Nangal. The other nearest state capital from Buche Nangal is Chandigarh and its distance is 201.8 km. The other surrounding state capitals are Chandigarh 201.8 km., Shimla 207.9 km., Srinagar 237.7 km.

Development and Sources

  • Electricity Power Sub-Station (66K.V)
  • Wheat & Rice Trading Market
  • Government Agriculture Society (Fertilizer & Seeds Supplier Stock)
  • Sub Post Office
  • Health Services For Human Being & Animals

  • Dispensary
  • Veterinary Hospital
  • Doctor
  • Medicine Shop
  • School

  • Government Primary School
  • References

    Buche Nangal Wikipedia

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