6 O-A (Karanpur, Ganganagar)

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6 O-A
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total154 ha (381 acres)
 • Total416
 • Density270/km2 (700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00011700
Vehicle registrationRJ-13
Sex ratio887 /

6 O-A is a small village of 154 hectares in Karanpur 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 O-A depends on KARANPUR, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include Two taps, Two Wells 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. 6 O-A is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. 6 O-A's pin code is 335073[4], and village code is 00011700. The area of 6 O-A is segregated as 131.02 hectares irrigated area, the 6.83 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 16.44 hectare area not available for cultivation.

6 O-A has One post office (6 'o' B.O) and Eight public telephones. The village is connected with a single bus service. 6 O-A 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.


6 O-A is a census village in the district of Ganganagar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 416 and has total administration over 83 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • 6 O-A has 58 children, 34 boys and 24 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 205 (49.28%) males constitute 117 (28.13%) of the population and females 88 (21.15%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 3 (0.72%) males constitute 2 (0.48%) of the population and females 1 (0.24%).

Medical facility

  • 6 O-A has 2 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 212 people are literate in 6 O-A out of which 121 are males and 91 are females.

6 O-A has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 265 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 140 male, 125 female with 146 (55.09%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 129 males and 17 females. 60 males and 5 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 63 male and 9 female agricultural labor. 119 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 KARANPUR and Ganganagar to sell ghee and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 335073 and Post Offices under 335073 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.
  2. "Pin Code 335073 and Post Offices under 335073 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.
  3. "335073 Pin Code, post offices list". indiamapia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.
  4. "Pincode 335073". www.prokerala.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.

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