8 BGD-A (Vijainagar, Ganganagar)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total260 ha (640 acres)
 • Total1,492
 • Density570/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00248000
Vehicle registrationRJ-13
Sex ratio887 /

8 BGD-A is a small village of 260 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. 8 BGD-A 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. 8 BGD-A is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. 8 BGD-A's pin code is 335704[4], and village code is 00248000. The area of 8 BGD-A is segregated as 163.62 hectares irrigated area, 46.83 hectares unirrigated, remaining 31.28 hectare area not available for cultivation.

8 BGD-A has One public telephone. The village is connected with a single bus service. 8 BGD-A 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.


8 BGD-A is a census village in the district of Ganganagar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 1492 and has total administration over 323 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • 8 BGD-A has 196 children, 98 boys and 98 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 732 (49.06%) males constitute 365 (24.46%) of the population and females 367 (24.60%).

Medical facility

  • 8 BGD-A has 2 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 822 people are literate in 8 BGD-A out of which 505 are males and 317 are females.

8 BGD-A 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, 726 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 399 male, 327 female with 600 (82.64%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 356 males and 244 females. 172 males and 108 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 144 male and 121 female agricultural labor. 126 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 2021-03-06.
  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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