1 BKM (Suratgarh, Ganganagar)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total393 ha (971 acres)
 • Total739
 • Density190/km2 (490/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00285800
Vehicle registrationRJ-13
Sex ratio887 /

1 BKM is a small village of 393 hectares in Suratgarh 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. 1 BKM depends on VIJAINAGAR, 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. 1 BKM is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. 1 BKM's pin code is 335704[4], and village code is 00285800. The area of 1 BKM is segregated as 98 hectares irrigated area, 236.16 hectares unirrigated, remaining 46.39 hectare area not available for cultivation.

1 BKM has One public telephone. 1 BKM has Two banks, One credit society and One agricultural credit society 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.


1 BKM is a census village in the district of Ganganagar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 739 and has total administration over 154 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • 1 BKM has 135 children, 81 boys and 54 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 316 (42.76%) males constitute 168 (22.73%) of the population and females 148 (20.03%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 5 (0.68%) males constitute 3 (0.41%) of the population and females 2 (0.27%).

Medical facility

  • 1 BKM has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 406 people are literate in 1 BKM out of which 240 are males and 166 are females.

1 BKM has the following educational facilities:

  • 1 Education facility
  • 2 Primary schools
  • 1 Upper primary school
  • 3 Colleges in the nearby range


According to a census 2011 report, 427 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 228 male, 199 female with 416 (97.42%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 226 males and 190 females. 208 males and 165 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 8 male and 7 female agricultural labor. 11 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 VIJAINAGAR and Ganganagar to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 335704 and Post Offices under 335704 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-05.
  2. "Pin Code 335704 and Post Offices under 335704 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-05.
  3. "335704 Pin Code, post offices list". indiamapia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-05.
  4. "Pincode 335704". www.prokerala.com. Retrieved 2021-03-05.

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