6 GMD (Suratgarh, Ganganagar)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total144 ha (356 acres)
 • Total2,365
 • Density1,600/km2 (4,300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00259000
Vehicle registrationRJ-13
Sex ratio887 /

6 GMD is a small village of 144 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. 6 GMD depends on SURATGARH, 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 Two handpumps. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, One canal and Two springs. 6 GMD is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Canal. 6 GMD's pin code is 335804[4], and village code is 00259000. The area of 6 GMD is segregated as 72 hectares irrigated area, remaining 72 hectare area not available for cultivation.

6 GMD has One post office (Ghamandia B.O) and Twenty public telephones. The village is connected with a single bus service. 6 GMD 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.


6 GMD is a census village in the district of Ganganagar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 2365 and has total administration over 402 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • 6 GMD has 389 children, 220 boys and 169 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 1169 (49.43%) males constitute 632 (26.72%) of the population and females 537 (22.71%).

Medical facility

  • 6 GMD has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 1227 people are literate in 6 GMD out of which 757 are males and 470 are females.

6 GMD has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 1275 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 696 male, 579 female with 1129 (88.55%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 683 males and 446 females. 344 males and 173 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 220 male and 166 female agricultural labor. 146 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 SURATGARH and Ganganagar to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 335804 and Post Offices under 335804 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-05.
  2. "Pin Code 335804 and Post Offices under 335804 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-05.
  3. "335804 Pin Code, post offices list". indiamapia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-05.
  4. "Pincode 335804". www.prokerala.com. Retrieved 2021-03-05.

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