17 SDS (Sadulshahar, Ganganagar)

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17 SDS
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total490 ha (1,210 acres)
 • Total493
 • Density100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00062300
Vehicle registrationRJ-13
Sex ratio887 /

17 SDS is a small village of 490 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. 17 SDS depends on SADULSHAHAR, 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, One tubewell, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, One canal and Two springs. 17 SDS is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. 17 SDS's pin code is 335062[4], and village code is 00062300. The area of 17 SDS is segregated as 320.8 hectares irrigated area, 141.18 hectares unirrigated, the 8.25 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 19.54 hectare area not available for cultivation.

17 SDS 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 SDS is a census village in the district of Ganganagar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 493 and has total administration over 98 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • 17 SDS has 77 children, 41 boys and 36 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 135 (27.38%) males constitute 71 (14.40%) of the population and females 64 (12.98%).

Medical facility

  • 17 SDS has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 260 people are literate in 17 SDS out of which 167 are males and 93 are females.

17 SDS has the following educational facilities:

  • 2 Education facilities
  • 3 Colleges in the nearby range


According to a census 2011 report, 242 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 163 male, 79 female with 127 (52.48%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 118 males and 9 females. 79 males and 1 female are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 3 males. 115 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 SADULSHAHAR and 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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