12 GD (Gharsana, Ganganagar)

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12 GD
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total220 ha (540 acres)
 • Total1,255
 • Density570/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00214700
Vehicle registrationRJ-13
Sex ratio887 /

12 GD is a small village of 220 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. 12 GD depends on 3 STR, 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. 12 GD is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Canal. 12 GD's pin code is 335707[4], and village code is 00214700. The area of 12 GD is segregated as 63.25 hectares irrigated area, 89.56 hectares unirrigated, the 2.58 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 51.86 hectare area not available for cultivation.

12 GD has One public telephone. The village is connected with a single bus service. 12 GD 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.


12 GD is a census village in the district of Ganganagar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 1255 and has total administration over 254 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • 12 GD has 183 children, 101 boys and 82 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 550 (43.82%) males constitute 295 (23.51%) of the population and females 255 (20.32%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 28 (2.23%) males constitute 17 (1.35%) of the population and females 11 (0.88%).

Medical facility

  • 12 GD has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 679 people are literate in 12 GD out of which 408 are males and 271 are females.

12 GD has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 595 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 374 male, 221 female with 332 (55.8%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 311 males and 21 females. 78 males and 1 female are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 182 male and 7 female agricultural labor. 263 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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