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Banka-Khoonta (Kushalgarh, Banswara)

Banka-Khoonta is a small village of 98 hectares in Kushalgarh Tehsil in Banswara district, also known as City of Hundred Islands 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. Banka-Khoonta depends on Kushalgarh, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include Two taps, One Well supply, One tank, Two tubewells, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Banka-Khoonta is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Banka-Khoonta's pin code is 327602[4], and village code is 03501600. The area of Banka-Khoonta is segregated as 57.5 hectares unirrigated, the 30.31 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 10.56 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Coordinates: 23°33′N 74°27′E / 23.55°N 74.45°E / 23.55; 74.45Coordinates: 23°33′N 74°27′E / 23.55°N 74.45°E / 23.55; 74.45
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total98 ha (242 acres)
 • Total296
 • Density300/km2 (780/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code03501600
Vehicle registrationRJ-03
Sex ratio1000/954 /

Banka-Khoonta 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.



Banka-Khoonta is a census village in the district of Banswara, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 296 and has total administration over 56 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Banka-Khoonta has 49 children, 26 boys and 23 girls.
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 296 (100.0%) males constitute 154 (52.03%) of the population and females 142 (47.97%).

Medical facility

  • Banka-Khoonta has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 163 people are literate in Banka-Khoonta out of which 98 are males and 65 are females.

Banka-Khoonta has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 152 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 78 male, 74 female with 138 (90.79%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 71 males and 67 females. 68 males and 66 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 1 male. 14 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 Kushalgarh and Banswara to sell rope and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 327602 and Post Offices under 327602 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-05-14.
  2. "Pin Code 327602 and Post Offices under 327602 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-05-14.
  3. "327602 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-05-14.
  4. "Pincode 327602". Retrieved 2021-05-14.

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