Bathinda District is situated in the Southern part of Punjab State in the heart of Malwa region. Bathinda city is the administrative headquarters
Geography of Bathinda
Geographical area of Bathinda district is 3335 Sq. Kms. Bathinda is bounded by Faridkot district on the north side , Mukatsar district on the west side, Barnala and Mansa districts on the east side, and the state of Haryana on the south side.
Latitude of Bathinda city : 29 deg 33´ & 30 deg 36´ North
Longitude of Bathinda city : 74 deg 38´ and 75 deg 46´ East
About Bathinda District
The district of Bathinda came into existence with the formation of the PEPSU in 1948. It had its headquarters at Faridkot, which were shifted to Bathinda in 1953.The district derives its name from the district headquarters town of Bathinda, which is of great antiquity. According to raverty, Bathinda was known as Tabarhindh (Labb-ut-Twarikh).
Tehsils in Bathinda District
In Bathinda there are 3 Tehsils
Blocks in Bathinda District
In Bathinda there are 8 Development Block
Railway Station in Bathinda District
Bhatinda Junction Railway Station
Maur Railway Station
Raman Railway Station
Bus Station in Bathinda District
Bathinda Bus Station
Cities and Towns in Bathinda District
Tourist Place in Bathinda District
National Fetilizers Ltd.
Guru Nanak Dev Thermal Plant & Guru Hargobind Thermal Plant.
Colleges in Bathinda District
Malwa College, Bathinda
Govt. Rajindra College
Guru Gobind Singh College of Engineering & Technology
Baba Farid College of Education
Government Rajindra College
Swami Dayanand College of Education
Maisar Khana College of Education
Malwa College of Physical Education
Guru Gobind Singh Information and Research
Guru Kashi College
D.A.V. College, Bathinda
Giani Zail Singh College Of Engineering & Technology
SSD Girls College
Guru Nanak Dev Khalsa Girls College
Maharaja Aggarsain College of Education
Maharaja Ranjit Singh Khalsa Tech. College.
Aklia College of Education
Mastermind College of Education
Mata Sahib Kaur Girls College
Sai Iqbal Institute of Computer Sciences
Bhai Assa Singh Girls College
G.G.S. College of Education
SSD Girls College of Education
SSD Women's Institute of Technology
Industries in Bathinda District
Grasim Indutries Limited Unit Birla Plus Cement
Guru Nanak Dev Thermal Plant, Bathinda
Dhillon Oils And Fats Pvt. Ltd.
Vardhman Polytex Limited
HPCL-Mittal Energy Limited (HMEL)
Bhatinda Chemicals Limited
National Fertilizers Limited
Milk Plant Bathinda
Bathinda is one of the biggest cotton producing regions of India.