5 BKM (Suratgarh, Ganganagar)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total597 ha (1,475 acres)
 • Total318
 • Density53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00283200
Vehicle registrationRJ-13
Sex ratio887 /

5 BKM is a small village of 597 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. 5 BKM depends on VIJAINAGAR, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include Two taps, Two Wells supply, Two tanks, Two tubewells, and Two handpumps. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, One canal and Two springs. 5 BKM is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Canal. 5 BKM's pin code is 335704[4], and village code is 00283200. The area of 5 BKM is segregated as 187 hectares irrigated area, 396 hectares unirrigated, remaining 14 hectare area not available for cultivation.

The village is connected with a single bus service. 5 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.


5 BKM is a census village in the district of Ganganagar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 318 and has total administration over 55 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • 5 BKM has 49 children, 27 boys and 22 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 68 (21.38%) males constitute 38 (11.95%) of the population and females 30 (9.43%).

Medical facility

  • 5 BKM has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 174 people are literate in 5 BKM out of which 114 are males and 60 are females.

5 BKM has the following educational facilities:

  • 2 Education facilities
  • 3 Colleges in the nearby range


According to a census 2011 report, 185 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 107 male, 78 female with 154 (83.24%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 91 males and 63 females. 63 males and 46 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 24 male and 14 female agricultural labor. 31 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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