16 BNW (SHAMSINGHWALA) (Sadulshahar, Ganganagar)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total424 ha (1,048 acres)
 • Total2,081
 • Density490/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00061400
Vehicle registrationRJ-13
Sex ratio887 /

16 BNW (SHAMSINGHWALA) is a small village of 424 hectares in Sadulshahar 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. 16 BNW (SHAMSINGHWALA) depends on GANGANAGAR, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include Two taps, 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. 16 BNW (SHAMSINGHWALA) is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Canal. 16 BNW (SHAMSINGHWALA)'s pin code is 335062[4], and village code is 00061400. The area of 16 BNW (SHAMSINGHWALA) is segregated as 201.14 hectares irrigated area, 170.14 hectares unirrigated, remaining 52.37 hectare area not available for cultivation.

16 BNW (SHAMSINGHWALA) has Five public telephones. 16 BNW (SHAMSINGHWALA) 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.


16 BNW (SHAMSINGHWALA) is a census village in the district of Ganganagar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 2081 and has total administration over 409 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • 16 BNW (SHAMSINGHWALA) has 338 children, 186 boys and 152 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 971 (46.66%) males constitute 519 (24.94%) of the population and females 452 (21.72%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 12 (0.58%) males constitute 7 (0.34%) of the population and females 5 (0.24%).

Medical facility

  • 16 BNW (SHAMSINGHWALA) has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 1129 people are literate in 16 BNW (SHAMSINGHWALA) out of which 687 are males and 442 are females.

16 BNW (SHAMSINGHWALA) has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 838 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 651 male, 187 female with 659 (78.64%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 527 males and 132 females. 115 males and 53 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 189 male and 11 female agricultural labor. 179 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 Ganganagar to sell ghee and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 335062 and Post Offices under 335062 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-05.
  2. "Pin Code 335062 and Post Offices under 335062 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-05.
  3. "335062 Pin Code, post offices list". indiamapia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-05.
  4. "Pincode 335062". www.prokerala.com. Retrieved 2021-03-05.

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