Sheo

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Shiv

Shiv, She
Tehsil (headquarters)
Nickname(s): 
Shiv
Shiv is located in Rajasthan
Shiv
Shiv
Location in Rajasthan, India
Shiv is located in India
Shiv
Shiv
Shiv (India)
Coordinates: 26°10′59″N 71°15′0″E / 26.18306°N 71.25000°E / 26.18306; 71.25000Coordinates: 26°10′59″N 71°15′0″E / 26.18306°N 71.25000°E / 26.18306; 71.25000
Country India
StateRajasthan
DistrictBarmer
Elevation
233 m (764 ft)
Population
 • Total5,000
Languages
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
344701
ISO 3166 codeRJ-IN
Vehicle registrationRJ-04
Nearest cityBarmer, Rajasthan
Lok Sabha constituencyBarmer (Lok Sabha constituency)

Sheo or Shiv is a village in Barmer district of Rajasthan state of India. It is a tehsil headquarters. It is also spelled as Shiv, although Sheo is the preferred way of writing the name. The village is located in the Thar desert.

Jat, Mali, Rajput and Muslim dominated This village has an important contribution in the politics of Rajasthan, province of India. Jaswant Singh Jasol, father of the politician of the Sheo region, Manvendra Singh, has made an important contribution to the politics of India.  The current Shiv MLA Mr. Amin Khan has been a former Minister of the Government of Rajasthan.  At times Mr. Amin Khan has also been in controversies.

Demographics[edit]

Population of Sheo according to the census 2001 is 3,689. Where Male population is 2,012, while female population is 1,677. Population of Sheo according to the census 2010 is 5,000 approx.[1]

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