Mehal Kalan is a tehsil/mandal in the Sangrur district of Punjab. Mehal Kalan is quite a big village in Barnala District. It has two gram pachayats. It is 20 km from Barnala. There are a lot of persons settled in foreign lands. There are other eminent persons like punjabi writer Tiwana, Sukhdev Singh Dhaliwal, Bawinderand his son sonu tatla, and late sarpanch Jagdish Chander Sharma etc.