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Some About Bara Pind

Bara Pind is a very famous village. Which falls under the Phillaur Tehsil of Jalandhar District of the Punjab province of India. The village is located on Mansa Road, 4 km from Goraya, between Jalandhar and Ludhiana.

Main Post Office is located in the village which was started in . There are two senior secondary level government schools in the village. Four Nationalized Banks and a Cooperative Bank are working in the village.

A Petrol Pump is serving people since 1987. Barapind Printing Press has been serving the area for the last 18 years.

There are two big play grounds in this village. This village also has a state-of-the-art civil hospital which is providing health care services to 88 villages in the area. There is also a government hospital for animals.

In this village there are religious shrines, such as a Gurdwara, a temple, a mosque, which are located around the village.

A son of this village Lieutenant General Gurbakhsh Singh Sihota who is honored with the Paramvir Sewa Medal, Ati Vishisht Seva Medal, Veer Chakra, Vishisht Medal. Bhai Kulvir Singh Bara Pind name is not the Destitute of any identity.

Giani Hari Singh was elected as Legislative Assembly Member in 1962 after defeating Sh Lekh Raj from Phillaur, Assembly constituency with a margin of 3421 votes.

In 1967, 1969 and 1972, the assembly constituency was Bara Pind.

In 1967, Harkishan Singh Surjit won the legislative election as a candidate from Bara Pind. In 1969, defeating Harkishan Singh Surjit by a margin of 3860 votes, Umrao Singh won the elections. In 1972 once again Umrao Singh elected defeating Gurcharan Singh by a margin of 6,910 votes, the constituency won from the Bara Pind.

After this, due to the new halqa, Bara Pind village went to the Nakodar halqa. Earlier, Bara Pind fell in Phillaur assembly constituency.

Before Independence, a big conference was held in the village.

Population of Bara Pind

There are total 1323 families residing in the Bara Pind. Bara Pind village has population of 6327 of which 3316 are males while 3011 are females as per Population Census 2011

In Bara Pind village population of children with age 0-6 is 624 which makes up 9.86 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Bara Pind village is 908 which is higher than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Bara Pind as per census is 926, higher than Punjab average of 846.

Bara Pind village has higher literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Bara Pind village was 80.61 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Bara Pind Male literacy stands at 83.59 % while female literacy rate was 77.31 %.

Barapind Printing Press VPO Bara Pind

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