8 S (Karanpur, Ganganagar)

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8 S
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total405 ha (1,001 acres)
 • Total380
 • Density94/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00002200
Vehicle registrationRJ-13
Sex ratio887 /

8 S is a small village of 405 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. 8 S depends on KESRISINGHPUR, 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 One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, One canal and Two springs. 8 S is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. 8 S's pin code is 335027[4], and village code is 00002200. The area of 8 S is segregated as 304.52 hectares irrigated area, 88.7 hectares unirrigated, remaining 11.6 hectare area not available for cultivation.

8 S 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 S is a census village in the district of Ganganagar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 380 and has total administration over 92 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • 8 S has 41 children, 23 boys and 18 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 341 (89.74%) males constitute 178 (46.84%) of the population and females 163 (42.89%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 1 (0.26%) males constitute 1 (0.26%) of the population and females 0 (0.0%).

Medical facility

  • 8 S has 2 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 210 people are literate in 8 S out of which 126 are males and 84 are females.

8 S 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, 200 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 106 male, 94 female with 125 (62.5%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 99 males and 26 females. 56 males and 7 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 33 male and 16 female agricultural labor. 75 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 KESRISINGHPUR and Ganganagar to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 335027 and Post Offices under 335027 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.
  2. "Pin Code 335027 and Post Offices under 335027 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.
  3. "335027 Pin Code, post offices list". indiamapia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.
  4. "Pincode 335027". www.prokerala.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.

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