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42 GG is a small village of 261 hectares in Karanpur 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. 42 GG depends on PADAMPUR, 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. 42 GG is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. 42 GG's pin code is 335040[4], and village code is 00018700. The area of 42 GG is segregated as 243.48 hectares irrigated area, remaining 17.2 hectare area not available for cultivation.

42 GG
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total261 ha (645 acres)
 • Total416
 • Density160/km2 (410/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00018700
Vehicle registrationRJ-13
Sex ratio887 /

42 GG has Seven public telephones. 42 GG 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.



42 GG is a census village in the district of Ganganagar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 416 and has total administration over 80 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • 42 GG has 41 children, 30 boys and 11 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 290 (69.71%) males constitute 151 (36.30%) of the population and females 139 (33.41%).

Medical facility

  • 42 GG has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 248 people are literate in 42 GG out of which 135 are males and 113 are females.

42 GG has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 157 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 116 male, 41 female with 44 (28.03%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 34 males and 10 females. 21 males and 2 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 1 male. 113 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 PADAMPUR and Ganganagar to sell ghee and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 335040 and Post Offices under 335040 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-04.
  2. "Pin Code 335040 and Post Offices under 335040 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-04.
  3. "335040 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-03-04.
  4. "Pincode 335040". Retrieved 2021-03-04.

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