8 GM-A (Gharsana, Ganganagar)

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8 GM-A
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total208 ha (514 acres)
 • Total185
 • Density89/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00210600
Vehicle registrationRJ-13
Sex ratio887 /

8 GM-A is a small village of 208 hectares in Gharsana 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 GM-A depends on 3 STR, 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, Two tubewells, and Two handpumps. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, One canal and Two springs. 8 GM-A is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Canal. 8 GM-A's pin code is 335707[4], and village code is 00210600. The area of 8 GM-A is segregated as 158.06 hectares irrigated area, 40.99 hectares unirrigated, the 4.22 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 4.51 hectare area not available for cultivation.

8 GM-A has Two public telephones. 8 GM-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.


8 GM-A is a census village in the district of Ganganagar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 185 and has total administration over 43 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • 8 GM-A has 26 children, 17 boys and 9 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 163 (88.11%) males constitute 89 (48.11%) of the population and females 74 (40.0%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 1 (0.54%) males constitute 1 (0.54%) of the population and females 0 (0.0%).

Medical facility

  • 8 GM-A has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 92 people are literate in 8 GM-A out of which 57 are males and 35 are females.

8 GM-A has the following educational facilities:

  • 2 Education facilities
  • 3 Colleges in the nearby range


According to a census 2011 report, 103 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 61 male, 42 female with 78 (75.73%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 49 males and 29 females. 11 males and 3 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 34 male and 24 female agricultural labor. 25 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 3 STR and Ganganagar to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 335707 and Post Offices under 335707 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.
  2. "Pin Code 335707 and Post Offices under 335707 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.
  3. "335707 Pin Code, post offices list". indiamapia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.
  4. "Pincode 335707". www.prokerala.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.

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