Dhani Poonia

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Location of Dhani Poonia in Churu district

Dhani Poonia or Poonia Ki Dhani (ढाणी पूनियां) is a small village in Taranagar tehsil of Churu district in Rajasthan.


Punia Jats


Neighbouring of Dhani Poonia in Churu district

It is situated in 50km northeast direction of Churu and 27km southeast of Taranagar. Its neighbouring villages are Jharsar Chhota, Chimanpura, Rajpura, Satyun.

Jat Gotras


According to Census-2011 information:

With total 172 families residing, Dhani Pooniyan village has the population of 982 (of which 501 are males while 481 are females).[1]


The main occupation of the villagers is agriculture. There are 40 persons serving the Indian Army, Central and State Govts. About 15 people have gone to Arab countries for earning.


Dhani Poonia is considered to be a progressive village of the region. Presently there is a Government Upper Primary School. For Secondary and Higher Secondary education students go to Chimanpura and Taranagar.


All people belong to Hindu religion. There is one temple of Hanumanji and one Medi of Gogaji.

Notable Persons

  • Pannalal Poonia - Sarpanch of Jharsar Chhota Gram Panchayat.
  • Sitaram Poonia - RAS.
  • Vijendra Poonia.

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