Begowal

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Begowal
city
Punjab
Begowal
Begowal
Location in Punjab, India
Coordinates: 31°37′N 75°31′E / 31.62°N 75.52°E / 31.62; 75.52Coordinates: 31°37′N 75°31′E / 31.62°N 75.52°E / 31.62; 75.52
Country  India
State Punjab
District Kapurthala
Elevation 225 m (738 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 9,612
Languages
 • Official Punjabi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 144621
Telephone code 01822

Begowal is a town and a Nagar Panchayat in Kapurthala district in the state of Punjab, India. = Begowal is located at .[1] It has an average elevation of 225 metres (738 feet).

Begowal is called NRI's area, the town is mostly covered with Lubana


JEWELLERS INCLUDES

  • Choice Jeweller

HOSPITALS include:

  • Multani Dental Clinic (Varinder Singh)
  • Lubana Dental Hospital
  • Sant Prem Singh NRI Charitable Hospital
  • Sat Kartar Hospital
  • Thind Eye Hospital (Branch)

Cloth showrooms include:

  • Gurdip cloth house and garments
  • Bacha Jiwi cloth house
  • Hydrabad cloth house
  • He She cloth house,
  • Amar Garments

Restaurants include:

  • Kapil restaurant
  • Ranjit restaurant

Medical stores include:

  • Karamjot medical store (of Satnam Singh)

Medical labs include:

  • Karamjot Clinical Lab (of Pardeep Singh)

Famous book shop:

  • Kamal book store ( almost 32-34yrs old )

The great freedom fighter Sardar Virsa Singh Cheema spent last days of his life in Begowal.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Begowal had a population of 9612. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Begowal has an average literacy rate of 67%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with 54% of the males and 46% of females literate. 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.

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