(Doabi:ਬਠਿੰਡਾ ਜ਼ਿਲਾ) is in Punjab
. The districts encompasses an area of 3,344 square kilometres. It is bounded by Faridkot district
on the north, Mukatsar district
on the west, Barnala
districts on the east, and the state of Haryana
on the south. Bathinda is cotton producing belt of Punjab.
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.Bathinda Area Converted to Sikhism in Thousands Mainly The Jatt Tribes From the Time of Guru Ram Das ji, Guru Hargobind Sahib Ji, Guru Gobind Singh Ji.
Bathinda is the ninth largest district in Punjab
with a population of 1,183,295
Important Jatt Clans of Bathinda District are Sidhu,Brar,Bhaika,Dhillon,Maan,seera,Toor,Gill,Virk,Gondara,Aulakh,Bhullar,Mahal,
Bathinda is divided into the 3 tehsils
of Bathinda,Rampurphul, and Talwandisabo. These tehsils
are further divided into the 8 blocks of Bathinda, Sangat,... Read More