12 KD (Gharsana, Ganganagar)

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12 KD
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total300 ha (700 acres)
 • Total321
 • Density110/km2 (280/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00190500
Vehicle registrationRJ-13
Sex ratio887 /

12 KD is a small village of 300 hectares in Gharsana Tehsil in Ganganagar district, established by Maharaja Ganga Singh and known as one of the first well-planned modern cities of India, and is greatly influenced by the town planning of Paris in the State of Rajasthan, India.[2] The village is administrated by a sarpanch who is elected representative of the village by the local elections. 12 KD depends on 3 STR, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include One tap, Two Wells supply, Two tanks, Two tubewells, and Two handpumps. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, One canal and Two springs. 12 KD is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Canal. 12 KD's pin code is 335707[4], and village code is 00190500. The area of 12 KD is segregated as 153.32 hectares irrigated area, 89.56 hectares unirrigated, the 27.83 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 16.7 hectare area not available for cultivation.

12 KD has Two banks, One credit society and One agricultural credit society for the regulation of economic activity. The village is also equipped with Two recreational centers.

The village has an uninterrupted 24 hours electric supply from a power grid.


12 KD is a census village in the district of Ganganagar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 321 and has total administration over 67 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • 12 KD has 45 children, 22 boys and 23 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 218 (67.91%) males constitute 112 (34.89%) of the population and females 106 (33.02%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 1 (0.31%) males constitute 1 (0.31%) of the population and females 0 (0.0%).

Medical facility

  • 12 KD has 2 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 179 people are literate in 12 KD out of which 115 are males and 64 are females.

12 KD has the following educational facilities:

  • 1 Education facility
  • 1 Primary school
  • 3 Colleges in the nearby range
  • 1 Adult literacy center


According to a census 2011 report, 203 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 104 male, 99 female with 113 (55.67%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 101 males and 12 females. 85 males and 12 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 5 males. 90 people are reported to work for a marginal period of time in the year.

They depend on the agricultural markets (Mandi) of the nearby towns of 3 STR and Ganganagar to sell ghee and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 335707 and Post Offices under 335707 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-03.
  2. "Pin Code 335707 and Post Offices under 335707 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-03.
  3. "335707 Pin Code, post offices list". indiamapia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-03.
  4. "Pincode 335707". www.prokerala.com. Retrieved 2021-03-03.

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