8 MGM (Gharsana, Ganganagar)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total626 ha (1,547 acres)
 • Total179
 • Density29/km2 (74/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00204100
Vehicle registrationRJ-13
Sex ratio887 /

8 MGM is a small village of 626 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. 8 MGM depends on 3 STR, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include Two taps, 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. 8 MGM is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Canal. 8 MGM's pin code is 335707[4], and village code is 00204100. The area of 8 MGM is segregated as 84.72 hectares irrigated area, 241.27 hectares unirrigated, the 257.92 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 41.91 hectare area not available for cultivation.

8 MGM 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.


8 MGM is a census village in the district of Ganganagar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 179 and has total administration over 39 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • 8 MGM has 23 children, 10 boys and 13 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 120 (67.04%) males constitute 63 (35.20%) of the population and females 57 (31.84%).

Medical facility

  • 8 MGM has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 100 people are literate in 8 MGM out of which 66 are males and 34 are females.

8 MGM has the following educational facilities:

  • 2 Education facilities
  • 3 Colleges in the nearby range


According to a census 2011 report, 109 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 57 male, 52 female with 67 (61.47%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 54 males and 13 females. 53 males and 11 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 1 male and 1 female agricultural labor. 42 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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