17 BB (Padampur, Ganganagar )

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17 BB
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total304 ha (751 acres)
 • Total492
 • Density160/km2 (420/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00085000
Vehicle registrationRJ-13
Sex ratio887 /

17 BB is a small village of 304 hectares in Padampur 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. 17 BB depends on PADAMPUR, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include One tap, Two Wells supply, Two tanks, Two tubewells, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, One canal and Two springs. 17 BB is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. 17 BB's pin code is 335041[4], and village code is 00085000. The area of 17 BB is segregated as 280.86 hectares irrigated area, 6.57 hectares unirrigated, remaining 16.92 hectare area not available for cultivation.

17 BB has Two public telephones. The village is connected with a single bus service. 17 BB 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.


17 BB is a census village in the district of Ganganagar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 492 and has total administration over 94 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • 17 BB has 59 children, 37 boys and 22 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 218 (44.31%) males constitute 124 (25.20%) of the population and females 94 (19.11%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 1 (0.20%) males constitute 0 (0.0%) of the population and females 1 (0.20%).

Medical facility

  • 17 BB has 2 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 301 people are literate in 17 BB out of which 184 are males and 117 are females.

17 BB has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 176 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 165 male, 11 female with 161 (91.48%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 153 males and 8 females. 71 males and 2 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 64 male and 3 female agricultural labor. 15 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 PADAMPUR and Ganganagar to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 335041 and Post Offices under 335041 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.
  2. "Pin Code 335041 and Post Offices under 335041 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.
  3. "335041 Pin Code, post offices list". indiamapia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.
  4. "Pincode 335041". www.prokerala.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.

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