8 K-B (Anupgarh, Ganganagar )

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8 K-B
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total217 ha (536 acres)
 • Total1,121
 • Density520/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00163900
Vehicle registrationRJ-13
Sex ratio887 /

8 K-B is a small village of 217 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. 8 K-B depends on ANUPGARH, 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, Two tubewells, and Two handpumps. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, One canal and Two springs. 8 K-B is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Canal. 8 K-B's pin code is 335711[4], and village code is 00163900. The area of 8 K-B is segregated as 145.73 hectares irrigated area, 9.81 hectares unirrigated, the 1.26 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 47.32 hectare area not available for cultivation.

The village is connected with a single bus service. 8 K-B has Two banks, One credit society and One agricultural credit society 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.


8 K-B is a census village in the district of Ganganagar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 1121 and has total administration over 243 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • 8 K-B has 139 children, 70 boys and 69 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 527 (47.01%) males constitute 267 (23.82%) of the population and females 260 (23.19%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 6 (0.54%) males constitute 4 (0.36%) of the population and females 2 (0.18%).

Medical facility

  • 8 K-B has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 645 people are literate in 8 K-B out of which 371 are males and 274 are females.

8 K-B 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, 604 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 321 male, 283 female with 269 (44.54%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 240 males and 29 females. 109 males and 3 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 75 male and 10 female agricultural labor. 335 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 ghee and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 335711 and Post Offices under 335711 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-03.
  2. "Pin Code 335711 and Post Offices under 335711 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-03.
  3. "335711 Pin Code, post offices list". indiamapia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-03.
  4. "Pincode 335711". www.prokerala.com. Retrieved 2021-03-03.

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