Athwas (Fatehpur, Sikar)

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Athwas
Coordinates: 27°37′N 75°09′E / 27.62°N 75.15°E / 27.62; 75.15Coordinates: 27°37′N 75°09′E / 27.62°N 75.15°E / 27.62; 75.15
Country India
Government
 • TypeSarpanch
Area
 • Total1,534 ha (3,791 acres)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total2,091
 • Density140/km2 (350/sq mi)
Languages
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Pincode
332401[1]
Village code01669200
Vehicle registrationRJ-23
Sex ratio1000/947 /
Websitesikar.rajasthan.gov.in

Athwas is a small village of 1534 hectares in Fatehpur Tehsil in Sikar district 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. Athwas depends on fatehpur, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include One tap, One Well supply, which is 107.00% of the total supply, Two tanks, One tubewell, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Athwas is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Well. Athwas's pin code is 332401[4], and village code is 01669200. The area of Athwas is segregated as 107 hectares irrigated area, 1319 hectares unirrigated, the 77 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 31 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Athwas has One post office (Athwas B.O) and Twenty public telephones. The village is connected with a single bus service. Athwas 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.

Demographics

Athwas is a census village in the district of Sikar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 2091 and has total administration over 363 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Athwas has 301 children, 151 boys and 150 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 563 (26.92%) males constitute 299 (14.30%) of the population and females 264 (12.63%).

Medical facility

  • Athwas has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 1280 people are literate in Athwas out of which 791 are males and 489 are females.

Athwas has the following educational facilities:

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

Employment

According to a census 2011 report, 1156 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 583 male, 573 female with 144 (12.46%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 128 males and 16 females. 30 males and 3 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 7 male . 1012 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 fatehpur and Sikar to sell ghee and make their living.

References

  1. "Pin Code 332401 and Post Offices under 332401 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-05-24.
  2. "Pin Code 332401 and Post Offices under 332401 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-05-24.
  3. "332401 Pin Code, post offices list". indiamapia.com. Retrieved 2021-05-24.
  4. "Pincode 332401". www.prokerala.com. Retrieved 2021-05-24.

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