Administration in Bikaner
Bikaner city and district’s administration is segmented into four districts or sub divisions, namely Hanumangarh, Sriganganagar, Churu and Bikaner. The city’s administration is further subdivided into Kolayat, Nokha, Lunkaransar, Pugal, Chattargarh, Dungargarh, Khajuwala and Bikaner itself. The administration radius of Bikaner city comprises 874 villages and 219 gram Panchayets and the Panchayat Samitis are responsible for the management and supervision of these tehsils or sub divisions. Barring a tehsil or sub division in Kolayat district, known as Bajju sub- tehsil operates autonomously. There are 5 Members of Legislative Assembly and 1 Member of Parliament nominated from Bikaner district as a whole.
The District Collector and District Magistrate helms the administration duty and they are accompanied and receives advisory help from three district magistrates in Bikaner. There is one more additional district collector and magistrate who looks after the Zila Parishad administration in Bikaner.