1 DAM (Vijainagar, Ganganagar)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total277 ha (684 acres)
 • Total589
 • Density210/km2 (550/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00232100
Vehicle registrationRJ-13
Sex ratio887 /

1 DAM is a small village of 277 hectares in Vijainagar 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 DAM 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, Two tanks, 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 DAM is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. 1 DAM's pin code is 335704[4], and village code is 00232100. The area of 1 DAM is segregated as 184.94 hectares irrigated area, 53.89 hectares unirrigated, the 2.03 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 23.53 hectare area not available for cultivation.

1 DAM 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 DAM is a census village in the district of Ganganagar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 589 and has total administration over 121 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • 1 DAM has 72 children, 41 boys and 31 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 395 (67.06%) males constitute 202 (34.30%) of the population and females 193 (32.77%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 5 (0.85%) males constitute 4 (0.68%) of the population and females 1 (0.17%).

Medical facility

  • 1 DAM has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 324 people are literate in 1 DAM out of which 198 are males and 126 are females.

1 DAM has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 207 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 169 male, 38 female with 171 (82.61%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 162 males and 9 females. 53 males and 3 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 104 male and 4 female agricultural labor. 36 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 2021-03-06.
  2. "Pin Code 335704 and Post Offices under 335704 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-06.
  3. "335704 Pin Code, post offices list". indiamapia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-06.
  4. "Pincode 335704". www.prokerala.com. Retrieved 2021-03-06.

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