2 STR (Gharsana, Ganganagar)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total231 ha (571 acres)
 • Total3,200
 • Density1,400/km2 (3,600/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00216900
Vehicle registrationRJ-13
Sex ratio887 /

2 STR is a small village of 231 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. 2 STR depends on 3 STR, 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, Two tubewells, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, One canal and Two springs. 2 STR is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Canal. 2 STR's pin code is 335711[4], and village code is 00216900. The area of 2 STR is segregated as 161.41 hectares irrigated area, 24.79 hectares unirrigated, remaining 31.88 hectare area not available for cultivation.

2 STR has Thirty-Five public telephones. The village is connected with a single bus service. 2 STR has One bank, 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.


2 STR is a census village in the district of Ganganagar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 3200 and has total administration over 638 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • 2 STR has 333 children, 190 boys and 143 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 784 (24.50%) males constitute 417 (13.03%) of the population and females 367 (11.47%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 4 (0.13%) males constitute 2 (0.06%) of the population and females 2 (0.06%).

Medical facility

  • 2 STR has 1 hospital in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 2289 people are literate in 2 STR out of which 1286 are males and 1003 are females.

2 STR has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 1148 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 935 male, 213 female with 978 (85.19%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 868 males and 110 females. 132 males and 21 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 209 male and 25 female agricultural labor. 170 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 rope and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 335711 and Post Offices under 335711 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.
  2. "Pin Code 335711 and Post Offices under 335711 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.
  3. "335711 Pin Code, post offices list". indiamapia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.
  4. "Pincode 335711". www.prokerala.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.

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