|Nickname(s): BM City|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
|Vehicle registration||MP 16|
As of the 2001 India census, Bada Malhera had a population of 15,042. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Bada Malhera has an average literacy rate of 56%, lower than the national average of 59.5%, with 61% of the males and 39% of females literate. Eighteen percent of the population is under 6 years of age.
Bada Malhera is on road NH86 . 54 km in south from Chhatarpur and 94 in south from khajuraho. Bada Malhera also known as BM City, Bada Malhera elected Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Uma Bharty BJP. In the 2003 Assembly polls, she led the BJP to a three-fourth majority in Madhya Pradesh assembly. She defeated her Congress opponent from the Bada Malhera seat with a 25% margin.
Badamalhera is a very good place and nearest place is Bhem Kund,Pukhariya Sarkar,Hanumanbag,Rambag,Arjun Kund,Hanuman Toriya,Bhosali Bale Babbaju Mandir, Devi mandir,Jain Tample Dhoragiri,Sai Tample etc
Badamalhera is a very good place and nearest place are
- Pukhariya Sarkar
- Arjun Kund
- Hanuman Toriya
- Bhosali Bale Babbaju Mandir
- Devi mandir
- Jain Tample Drongiri
- Sai Tample
Place of interest
- Bhim Kunnd
- Arjun Kund
- Drongiri Jain Tirth
- Jata Sankar Hindu Tirth
Bada Malhera can be reached by road only from National Highway 86.
The nearest railway stations are at Khajuraho (95 km), Harpalpur (105 km) Jhansi (175 km), Mauranipur (105 km), Sagar (110 km) and Satna (190 km).
The nearest International Airport at Khajuraho (95 km).
Colleges in Bada Malhera is affiliated to University of Sagar, which is also known as Dr. Hari Singh Gaur University Sagar. which offers graduation and post graduation courses in the faculties of Arts, Science, Commerce, Education and Law.
There is no large scale industry in Bada Malhera apart from a few small scale industries available, but these industries are not sufficient for giving enough employment for local people. The economy is mostly dependent on farming. The city however, has a growing private commercial sector, mainly retail businesses. this city is filled with many grain merchants and many are famous for grain merchants business like Deendayal Asati Kurrawale,Bharat Asati Bhangawan wale etc.this city needs helpfrom State Govt for business.
Members of Legislative Assembly
As from a constituency of Vindhya Pradesh:
1951: Basant Lal, Indian National Congress
As from a constituency of Madhya Pradesh:
1962: Hans Raj, Indian National Congress 1967: Govind Singh Ju Deo, Independent 1972: Dashrath, Indian National Congress 1977: Jang Bahadur Singh, Janata Party 1980:Shubhanshu Asati Ghuwara Party of India 1985: Shivraj Singh, Bharatiya Janata Party 1990: Ashok Kumar, Bharatiya Janata Party 1993: Uma Yadav, Indian National Congress 1998: Swami Prasad, Bharatiya Janata Party 2003: Uma Bharti, Bharatiya Janata Party 2006 (by-election): Kapur Chand Ghuwara, Bharatiya Janata Party 2008: Shubhanshu Asati, Bharatiya Janshakti Party
- "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.