Amarpura (Fatehgarh, Jaisalmer)

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The Golden city
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total3,313 ha (8,187 acres)
 • Total541
 • Density16/km2 (42/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code02068600
ISO 3166 codeRJ-IN
Vehicle registrationRJ-15

Amarpura is a small village of 3313 hectares in Fatehgarh Tehsil in Jaisalmer district, nicknamed ""The Golden city"" 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. Amarpura depends on JAISALMER, 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 Two handpumps. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Amarpura is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Tubewell. Amarpura's pin code is 345027[4], and village code is 02068600. The area of Amarpura is segregated as 211.05 hectares unirrigated, the 3068.86 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 32.96 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Amarpura has One public telephone. The village is connected with a single bus service. Amarpura 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.


Amarpura is a census village in the district of Jaisalmer, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 541 and has total administration over 121 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Amarpura has 149 children, 67 boys and 82 girls.

Medical facility

  • Amarpura has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 206 people are literate in Amarpura out of which 133 are males and 73 are females.

Amarpura has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 251 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 121 male, 130 female with 167 (66.53%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 75 males and 92 females. 75 males and 91 females are considered as the main cultivators. 84 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 Jaisalmer to sell ghee and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 345027 and Post Offices under 345027 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-08.
  2. "Pin Code 345027 and Post Offices under 345027 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-08.
  3. "345027 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-03-08.
  4. "Pincode 345027". Retrieved 2021-03-08.

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