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17 SD is a small village of 210 hectares in Vijainagar 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 SD depends on VIJAINAGAR, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include One tap, Two Wells supply, One tank, One tubewell, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, One canal and Two springs. 17 SD is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. 17 SD's pin code is 335704[4], and village code is 00253400. The area of 17 SD is segregated as 142.8 hectares irrigated area, 40.03 hectares unirrigated, remaining 27.63 hectare area not available for cultivation.

17 SD
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total210 ha (520 acres)
 • Total1,617
 • Density770/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00253400
Vehicle registrationRJ-13
Sex ratio887 /

17 SD 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 SD is a census village in the district of Ganganagar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 1617 and has total administration over 320 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • 17 SD has 271 children, 145 boys and 126 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 866 (53.56%) males constitute 440 (27.21%) of the population and females 426 (26.35%).

Medical facility

  • 17 SD has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 815 people are literate in 17 SD out of which 472 are males and 343 are females.

17 SD has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 874 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 457 male, 417 female with 597 (68.31%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 421 males and 176 females. 200 males and 71 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 138 male and 48 female agricultural labor. 277 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 VIJAINAGAR and Ganganagar to sell earthen pots and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 335704 and Post Offices under 335704 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-06.
  2. "Pin Code 335704 and Post Offices under 335704 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-06.
  3. "335704 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-03-06.
  4. "Pincode 335704". Retrieved 2021-03-06.

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