17 O (Karanpur, Ganganagar)

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17 O
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total300 ha (700 acres)
 • Total884
 • Density290/km2 (760/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00012500
Vehicle registrationRJ-13
Sex ratio887 /

17 O is a small village of 300 hectares in Karanpur 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 O depends on KARANPUR, 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 One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, One canal and Two springs. 17 O is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. 17 O's pin code is 335073[4], and village code is 00012500. The area of 17 O is segregated as 255.14 hectares irrigated area, the 15.68 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 29.09 hectare area not available for cultivation.

17 O has Twelve public telephones. The village is connected with a single bus service. 17 O 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 O is a census village in the district of Ganganagar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 884 and has total administration over 198 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • 17 O has 111 children, 53 boys and 58 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 636 (71.95%) males constitute 325 (36.76%) of the population and females 311 (35.18%).

Medical facility

  • 17 O has 2 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 513 people are literate in 17 O out of which 302 are males and 211 are females.

17 O has the following educational facilities:

  • 1 Education facility
  • 2 Primary schools
  • 2 Colleges in the nearby range


According to a census 2011 report, 433 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 244 male, 189 female with 335 (77.37%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 238 males and 97 females. 56 males and 1 female are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 159 male and 76 female agricultural labor. 98 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 KARANPUR and Ganganagar to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 335073 and Post Offices under 335073 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.
  2. "Pin Code 335073 and Post Offices under 335073 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.
  3. "335073 Pin Code, post offices list". indiamapia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.
  4. "Pincode 335073". www.prokerala.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.

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