Bakhira is a village on the road from Mehndawal to
, about 18 km from the district headquarters at Khalilabad. Bakhira is mainly known on account of the great lake, Moti Jhil. Market is held here twice a week, the main article of trade being agricultural produce, generally food-grains, brought by cultivators. The village is also noted for the brass and bronze metal work created by the artisans.