16 KWM (Gharsana, Ganganagar)

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16 KWM
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total669 ha (1,653 acres)
 • Total128
 • Density19/km2 (50/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00225100
Vehicle registrationRJ-13
Sex ratio887 /

16 KWM is a small village of 669 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. 16 KWM depends on 3 STR, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include Two taps, 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. 16 KWM is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Canal. 16 KWM's pin code is 335707[4], and village code is 00225100. The area of 16 KWM is segregated as 71.6 hectares unirrigated, the 514.91 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 11.38 hectare area not available for cultivation.

The village is connected with a single bus service. 16 KWM has Two banks and Two credit societies 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.


16 KWM is a census village in the district of Ganganagar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 128 and has total administration over 27 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • 16 KWM has 24 children, 16 boys and 8 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 119 (92.97%) males constitute 64 (50.0%) of the population and females 55 (42.97%).

Medical facility

  • 16 KWM has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 45 people are literate in 16 KWM out of which 27 are males and 18 are females.

16 KWM has the following educational facilities:

  • 2 Education facilities
  • 3 Colleges in the nearby range


According to a census 2011 report, 69 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 36 male, 33 female with 56 (81.16%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 35 males and 21 females. 31 males and 16 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 4 male and 3 female agricultural labor. 13 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 agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 335707 and Post Offices under 335707 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.
  2. "Pin Code 335707 and Post Offices under 335707 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.
  3. "335707 Pin Code, post offices list". indiamapia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.
  4. "Pincode 335707". www.prokerala.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.

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