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68/2 GB is a small village of 275 hectares in Anupgarh 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. 68/2 GB depends on ANUPGARH, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include One tap, One Well supply, One tank, One tubewell, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - One river, One canal and Two springs. 68/2 GB is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. 68/2 GB's pin code is 335703[4], and village code is 00160400. The area of 68/2 GB is segregated as 252.75 hectares irrigated area, remaining 22.41 hectare area not available for cultivation.

68/2 GB
Country India
Government
 • TypeSarpanch
Area
 • Total275 ha (680 acres)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total1,707
 • Density620/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Languages
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Pincode
335703[1]
Village code00160400
Vehicle registrationRJ-13
Sex ratio887 /

68/2 GB has Five public telephones. The village is connected with a single bus service. 68/2 GB 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.

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Demographics

68/2 GB is a census village in the district of Ganganagar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 1707 and has total administration over 362 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • 68/2 GB has 404 children, 212 boys and 192 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 1075 (62.98%) males constitute 560 (32.81%) of the population and females 515 (30.17%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 2 (0.12%) males constitute 1 (0.06%) of the population and females 1 (0.06%).

Medical facility

  • 68/2 GB has 2 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 550 people are literate in 68/2 GB out of which 377 are males and 173 are females.

68/2 GB has the following educational facilities:

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

Employment

According to a census 2011 report, 977 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 552 male, 425 female with 947 (96.93%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 536 males and 411 females. 85 males and 58 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 27 male and 21 female agricultural labor. 30 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 ANUPGARH and Ganganagar to sell agricultural produce and make their living.

References

  1. "Pin Code 335703 and Post Offices under 335703 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-03.
  2. "Pin Code 335703 and Post Offices under 335703 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-03.
  3. "335703 Pin Code, post offices list". indiamapia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-03.
  4. "Pincode 335703". www.prokerala.com. Retrieved 2021-03-03.

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