Mansa District of Punjab
was formerly a part of the
. It has an area of over 2,170 sq km with a population around a million. The district lies on the rail line between Bathinda
sections and on
The climate is extremely hot and dry in summer, and cold in winter. The
Ghaggar River is passing through the Sardulgarh block. The major crops are pulses, oilseeds, sugarcane, gram, green fodders, vegetables, gardening and forestry.
Major attractions are the Samadhi of Bhai Gurdas, where a large fair is held every year in March-April and Gurdwara Patshahi Nauvin.