5 AS-B (Vijainagar, Ganganagar)

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5 AS-B
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total273 ha (675 acres)
 • Total1,341
 • Density490/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00241000
Vehicle registrationRJ-13
Sex ratio887 /

5 AS-B is a small village of 273 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. 5 AS-B depends on VIJAINAGAR, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include One tap, One Well 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. 5 AS-B is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. 5 AS-B's pin code is 335704[4], and village code is 00241000. The area of 5 AS-B is segregated as 143.79 hectares irrigated area, 98.39 hectares unirrigated, remaining 30.36 hectare area not available for cultivation.

5 AS-B has One post office (5 As B.O) and One public telephone. The village is connected with a single bus service. 5 AS-B 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.


5 AS-B is a census village in the district of Ganganagar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 1341 and has total administration over 269 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • 5 AS-B has 213 children, 119 boys and 94 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 964 (71.89%) males constitute 493 (36.76%) of the population and females 471 (35.12%).

Medical facility

  • 5 AS-B has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 605 people are literate in 5 AS-B out of which 364 are males and 241 are females.

5 AS-B has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 776 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 432 male, 344 female with 610 (78.61%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 398 males and 212 females. 172 males and 55 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 140 male and 64 female agricultural labor. 166 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 ghee 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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