17 KND-A (Gharsana, Ganganagar)

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17 KND-A
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total179 ha (442 acres)
 • Total2,237
 • Density1,200/km2 (3,200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00184700
Vehicle registrationRJ-13
Sex ratio887 /

17 KND-A is a small village of 179 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. 17 KND-A depends on 3 STR, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include Two taps, Two Wells supply, Two tanks, Two tubewells, and Two handpumps. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, One canal and Two springs. 17 KND-A is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Canal. 17 KND-A's pin code is 335707[4], and village code is 00184700. The area of 17 KND-A is segregated as 115.48 hectares irrigated area, 20.52 hectares unirrigated, the 15.72 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 27.28 hectare area not available for cultivation.

17 KND-A has One post office (Khanuwali B.O) and One public telephone. The village is connected with a single bus service. 17 KND-A 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 KND-A is a census village in the district of Ganganagar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 2237 and has total administration over 425 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • 17 KND-A has 276 children, 149 boys and 127 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 711 (31.78%) males constitute 374 (16.72%) of the population and females 337 (15.06%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 2 (0.09%) males constitute 1 (0.04%) of the population and females 1 (0.04%).

Medical facility

  • 17 KND-A has 2 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 1347 people are literate in 17 KND-A out of which 802 are males and 545 are females.

17 KND-A 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, 1099 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 634 male, 465 female with 853 (77.62%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 591 males and 262 females. 328 males and 80 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 113 males and 43 female agricultural labor. 246 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 2021-03-03.
  2. "Pin Code 335707 and Post Offices under 335707 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-03.
  3. "335707 Pin Code, post offices list". indiamapia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-03.
  4. "Pincode 335707". www.prokerala.com. Retrieved 2021-03-03.

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