About Bhogpur

Bhogpur is a small census town in Jalandhar District of Punjab state. According to 2011 census this small town had a population of merely 17,549 people. Although a small town in every respect, but it is steadily growing into an economically resilient town. Clearly benefiting from its proximity with highly industrialized city of Jalandhar, which also happens to be the headquarter city of Jalandhar District. Bhogpur has all potential to emerge as an economic hub of Jalandhar in Punjab.

About Bhogpur
Bhogpur

Economy of Bhogpur

At forefront of ITS minuscule economy is its promising service sector, while industrial sector as well as agricultural sector also makes pretty substantial contribution to local economy. In a way Bhogpur town has a pretty mixed economy where all important sectors have due role to play. Talking about Service sector first, then all the optimism surrounding this sector largely stems from growing presence of service oriented companies in and around this town. Today innumerable banks, hospitals, hotels, retail shops are dotting landscape of this small town. However, there are no private companies and MNCs operating in this small town. Their glaring absence clearly signifies that though Bhogpur’s Service sector has all the potential in it, but it is primarily still in nascent stage. Now talking about other sectors, then agricultural sector’s influence has come down quite a bit owing to growing urbanization, whereas industrial sector’s influence is second only to Service sector. However, Bhogpur town does not have too many industries as such, but its substantial numbers of locals do work in the industrial city of Jalandhar. Therefore Industrial sector may have an indirect influence, but it nonetheless has considerable influence.

Healthcare Services in Bhogpur

Today availability of well equipped hospitals is unarguably the most important pre-requisite for efficient healthcare services. Bhogpur town with its decent number of well equipped hospitals does fulfill this important pre-requisite. It may not fulfill this important criteria very convincingly, but it does fulfill it in whatever limited ways it can. Besides, when these decent numbers of local hospitals are coupled with all those technically advanced hospitals operating in adjoining city of Jalandhar city, then what you get is a pleasant scenario where Bhogpur’s patients are not at all bereft of well equipped hospitals. More or less, this same pleasant scenario exists in basic healthcare services area, i.e. chemist shops and general clinics. Today Bhogpur town has more than decent number of them. Particularly chemist shops enjoy a very good presence in the town.

Rattan Hospital
Address: 280, Shaheed Udham Singh Nagar, Jalandhar City, Jalandhar – 144001
Phone no: +(91)-181-2404111, +(91)-9814062506

Johal Multispeciality Hosptial
Address: Hoshiarpur Road, Rama Mandi, Near Dhilwan Chowk, Jalandhar – 144005
Phone no: +(91)-181-2410620, +(91)-9815086865 ...

Dang Hospital
Address: 30 Link Road, Near Nakodar Chowk, Adjoining Ravidas Bhawan
Jalandhar – 144001
Phone no: +(91)-181-2224799, +(91)-9915007590, +(91)-9855264604

Banking in Bhogpur

Today for people Bhogpur town opening a bank account in a reputed commercial bank is no big deal at all. This is obviously because today this small town has more than sufficient number of reputed banks. If we’ve to put overall presence of banks in sheer numbers, then this number comes to around 14 to 15. For a small town like Bhogpur town to have 14 to 15 banks is indeed very impressive. Furthermore, Bhogpur town also has quite a few local cooperative banks and small micro finance companies. Presence of all these small players is just as useful as reputed banks is. In the end overall picture that we get from above information is a very pleasant and favorable one. Today people of Bhogpur are indeed enjoying an efficient and robust banking services.

Bank of Baroda
Address: Ghuman Motors Bldg, G T Road, Bhogpur, Dist. Jalandhar, Punjab - 144201
IFSC Code: BARB0BHOGPU
Phone no: 0181-2724600

HDFC Bank
Address: G, T. Road, , Near Ghuman Motors, Punjab, Bhogpur – 144201
IFSC Code: HDFC0001335
Phone no: not available

Axis Bank
Address: Ground floor, C - 381, Ward no.5, Village dalli, G t road, Bhogpur, Dist. Jalandhar, Punjab, Pin 144201
IFSC Code: UTIB0001211
Phone no: not available

Central Bank Of India
Address: Scf 19 Grain Market, Opp Telephone Exchange, Gt Road, Bhogpur Dist - Jalandhar, Punjab 144201
IFSC Code: CBIN0284292

Safety and Security in Bhogpur

Constant vigilance practiced by Bhogpur’s local police station means that safety and security of Bhogpur’s local citizens is never compromised under any circumstance. In fact Bhogpur is very peaceful and stable town. The incredibly low crime rates existing in this town is best vindication of this fact. However, pity and small crimes do occur at infrequent basis, but since they are small crimes their impact on day-to-day law and order is absolutely negligible. Lastly, Bhogpur’s role in taking important preventive measures during festivals, political rallies must also be appreciated in no uncertain terms. Overall, today Bhogpur’s local people are just as safe and secure as people in rest of Punjab state are. They have no reason or justification to harbor any doubts about their safety and security.

SSP/Jal (R)
S. Jaspreet Singh Sidhu
Email: ssp.jalrural@gmail.com
Phone No.: 0181-2220126,2220136
Mobile: 7837340999
http://www.jalandharruralpolice.com/govt_office.html

SHO Bhogpur
78373-40013

Control Room: 100, 78373-40100
IG Office: 0181-2243002
DIG Office: 0181-2261230
SSP Office: 78370-99100, 0181-2220126
Email: ssp.jalrural@yahoo.com
DC Office: 0181-2224783, 5083536
DC Office Email: dc.jal@punjabmail.gov.in

Transportation in Bhogpur

Bhogpur town is well connected to all important towns of Jalandhar District as well as all all important towns of all the neighboring districts. Besides, locals can also anytime depend on local railway station of their town to travel to Jalandhar city and hordes of important villages of its home district. This local railway station, known as Bhogpur Sirwal Railway Station, has only 2 platforms and currently only 6 passenger trains halt here. Bhogpur’s public transportation is steadily and surely improving. This optimism stems from visible increase in number of local auto rickshaws that has more than helped commuters here to solve their day-to-day local transportation problems.

Bhogpur at a glance

Country : India
State : Punjab
District : Jalandhar
Languages
• Official : Punjabi
Time zone : IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN : 144201


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