17 KWM (Gharsana, Ganganagar)

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17 KWM
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total351 ha (867 acres)
 • Total366
 • Density100/km2 (270/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00225400
Vehicle registrationRJ-13
Sex ratio887 /

17 KWM is a small village of 351 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. 17 KWM 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. 17 KWM is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Tap. 17 KWM's pin code is 335707[4], and village code is 00225400. The area of 17 KWM is segregated as 59.17 hectares irrigated area, 2.78 hectares unirrigated, the 232.42 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 42.99 hectare area not available for cultivation.

17 KWM has One public telephone. The village is connected with a single bus service. 17 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.


17 KWM is a census village in the district of Ganganagar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 366 and has total administration over 83 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • 17 KWM has 49 children, 28 boys and 21 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 117 (31.97%) males constitute 60 (16.39%) of the population and females 57 (15.57%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 8 (2.19%) males constitute 3 (0.82%) of the population and females 5 (1.37%).

Medical facility

  • 17 KWM has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 189 people are literate in 17 KWM out of which 128 are males and 61 are females.

17 KWM has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 209 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 102 male, 107 female with 208 (99.52%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 102 males and 106 females. 1 male and 5 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 98 male and 100 female agricultural labor. 1 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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