Raman, Punjab (India)

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Raman
city
Raman is located in Punjab
Raman
Raman
Raman is located in India
Raman
Raman
Location in Punjab, India
Coordinates: 29°57′01″N 74°57′43″E / 29.950398°N 74.961948°E / 29.950398; 74.961948Coordinates: 29°57′01″N 74°57′43″E / 29.950398°N 74.961948°E / 29.950398; 74.961948
Country  India
State Punjab
District Bathinda
Population (2001)
 • Total 50,549
Languages
 • Official Punjabi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 151301
Telephone code 911655
Vehicle registration PB45

Raman is a Suburb town of Bathinda City and a municipal council in Bathinda district in the Indian state of Punjab.It is basically consist of Banya Community. The area is backward, because of no direct road to big city.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Raman had a population of 19,549. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Raman has an average literacy rate of 58%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 61%, and female literacy is 55%. In Raman, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age.

History[edit]

In 1998 the Prime minister of India started a very big project on petroleum in Raman that took 14 years to complete.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "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. 


GGSR Located near about 5 km from Raman Village and 3 KM from HMEL Township