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For the taluka of the same name, see Nakhatrana Taluka.
Nakhatrana is located in Gujarat
Location in Gujarat, India
Coordinates: 23°21′00″N 69°15′48″E / 23.35000°N 69.26333°E / 23.35000; 69.26333Coordinates: 23°21′00″N 69°15′48″E / 23.35000°N 69.26333°E / 23.35000; 69.26333
Country  India
State Gujarat
District Katch
Taluka Nakhatrana
 • Total 2 km2 (0.8 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 12,534
 • Density 6,300/km2 (16,000/sq mi)
 • Official Gujarati, Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 370615
Telephone code 02835
Vehicle registration GJ-12
Nearest city Bhuj
Climate Dry (Köppen)

Nakhatrana (About this sound pronunciation ) is a panchayat village and headquarters for a taluka in the middle of Kutch, Gujarat, in India.[1] A large village, it is famous for its spicy Dabeli snack and bangles. It is also known as the origin of onion samosas.[citation needed]

K.V. High School is an old school with a history.[citation needed] Nakhatrana is located on National Highway 8.


In the 2001 census, the village of Nakhatrana had 12,534 inhabitants with 6,346 (%) males, and 6,188 (%) females, for a gender ratio of females per thousand males.[2]

Nakhatrana Lohana Mahajan[edit]

Nakhatrana Lohana Mahajan Website URL :


  1. ^ Villages of Nakhatrana Taluka
  2. ^ "Census 2001 Population Finder: Gujarat: Kachchh: Nakhatrana: Nakhatrana". Office of The Registrar General & Census Commissioner, Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. Archived from the original on 30 May 2013.