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Basanpeer (Jooni) is a small village of 4114 hectares in Jaisalmer Tehsil in Jaisalmer district, nicknamed ""The Golden city"" 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. Basanpeer (Jooni) depends on JAISALMER, 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, One tubewell, and Two handpumps. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Basanpeer (Jooni) is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Tubewell. Basanpeer (Jooni)'s pin code is 345001[4], and village code is 02039600. The area of Basanpeer (Jooni) is segregated as the 4033.15 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 80.46 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Basanpeer (Jooni)
The Golden city
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total4,114 ha (10,166 acres)
 • Total1,314
 • Density32/km2 (83/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code02039600
ISO 3166 codeRJ-IN
Vehicle registrationRJ-15

The village is connected with a single bus service. Basanpeer (Jooni) 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.



Basanpeer (Jooni) is a census village in the district of Jaisalmer, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 1314 and has total administration over 240 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Basanpeer (Jooni) has 275 children, 140 boys and 135 girls.

Medical facility

  • Basanpeer (Jooni) has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 370 people are literate in Basanpeer (Jooni) out of which 282 are males and 88 are females.

Basanpeer (Jooni) 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, 280 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 251 male, 29 female with 241 (86.07%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 230 males and 11 females. 63 males and 1 female are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 103 males and 5 female agricultural labor. 39 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 Jaisalmer to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 345001 and Post Offices under 345001 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-09.
  2. "Pin Code 345001 and Post Offices under 345001 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-09.
  3. "345001 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-03-09.
  4. "Pincode 345001". Retrieved 2021-03-09.

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