Review of Bhakhamau Village in Lucknow district:
“Primary occupation of villagers is agriculture. Nearest government hospital is located considerably away”
Review by Shashank Jaiswal
Overall Rating – 2/3
Overall Score – 71.43%
Duration of Stay – Less than 1 week
Time of Visit – 2023
Purpose of Visit – Volunteering
Cover Image: Primary school in Bhakhamau (Source: Author)
How to reach Bhakhamau Village:
- “Located just 2.5 kilometers away from Kursi Road, the village enjoys close proximity to this important road, ensuring easy access to nearby areas.
- Situated 11 kilometers from Tedhi Puliya Chauraha, Bhakhamau Village benefits from being within a reasonable distance of this bustling intersection, facilitating convenient transportation connections.
- The village is approximately 9.7 kilometers away from Bakshi ka Talab Railway Station, providing convenient access to railway services for both travel and transportation of goods.
- Bhakhamau Village is positioned 43 kilometers from Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport, ensuring a reasonable travel distance for air travelers and allowing efficient connectivity to national and international destinations.”
Places of Interest
Places to Stay
- “No homestay/hotels. Few hotels can be found along Kursi road“
Quality of Infrastructure in Bhakhamau Village:
Access from Main Highway – 2/3
Presence of School – 2/3
Healthcare Facilities – 2/3
Electricity – 2/3
Water Supply – 3/3
Mobile Network – 2/3
Overall Rating – 2/3
Review of Bhakhamau Village:
“Bhakhamau Village is a rural community that ensures the provision of essential amenities to its residents. The primary occupation of the majority of villagers revolves around agriculture, highlighting the significance of farming in the local economy.
To cater to educational needs, the village takes pride in hosting both a government school and a private school, guaranteeing access to education for children. This serves as a positive aspect, fostering learning opportunities for the younger generation.
In terms of water supply, Bhakhamau Village relies on underground water sources, with no current provision of water pipes. This situation may present challenges regarding water accessibility and distribution.
Additionally, the village encounters difficulties in accessing healthcare services, as the nearest government hospital is located a considerable distance away. This can pose obstacles for timely medical attention and routine check-ups.
Furthermore, it is worth mentioning that the delivery of gas cylinders to homes is not available in Bhakhamau Village.
These observations emphasize the pressing need for improved infrastructure and services in the village to enhance the overall quality of life for its residents.”