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About the Jalore district

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Brief About Jalore District

Jalore district is surrounded by Barmer on the North-West, Sirohi on the South-East, Pali on the North-East and Banaskantha district of Gujarat on the South-Western part of Rajasthan.

Climate and Rainfall
The climate of the district is very dry with large extremes of temperature and low rainfall.
The average maximum and minimum temperature in the district are 40.9 and 4 degree celsius resepectively.
Average annual rainfall in the region is 41.9 mm.

Administrative Set-up
The district is composed of two sub-divisions viz. Jaloree and Bhinmal which is covering five tehsils viz. Ahore, Jalore, Bhinmal, Raniwara and Sanchore which covers seven blocks/panchayat samities.

Major Crops and their Production
Production: 1999-00 (Tonnes)

Oil seeds 1,02,824
Wheat 61,666
Bajra 6,125
Kharif pulses 1,375
Barley 1,157
Gram 844
Jowar 567
Seasmum 125

Production: 1999-00 (Tonnes)
Gypsum 1,15,770
Limestone 1,09,358
Bajari 82,230
Murram 29,438
Granite 19,380
Flourite (graded) 4,265


There are two sub grid stations of 132/33 KV, one at Jaloree with 12.5 MVA capacity and other at Bhinmal with 2X10/12.5 MVA capacity. Thus the total capacity of 132/33 KV system in the district is 50MVA. The district is also receiving power from Dewari grid station (Udaipur). 665 villages and 664 are electrified as an 31st March 2000.

The wells continue to be the major source of water & irrigation. The net irrigated area in the district is 0.216 mln. hectares.

Road Transport
National Highway No.15, (Bhatinda-Kandla) passes through the district. All the block head quarters are connected with bus routes. The total road length in the district is about 2660 km. as on 31 March 2000.

Rail Transport
The district is connected by the Meter guage line of the Northern Railways. A branch line viz. Samdari-Raniwara passes through the district which connects Jaloree & Bhinmal towns with 15 stations & 127 km. total length of Railway line.

Air Transport
The nearest Airport is at Jodhpur.

Communication Facilities (Nos)
Post offices 265
Telephone exchanges 61
Telegraph offices 60
Public call offices 513
Telephone connections 3,747