Basant (Sumerpur, Pali)

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Coordinates: 25°46′N 73°20′E / 25.77°N 73.33°E / 25.77; 73.33Coordinates: 25°46′N 73°20′E / 25.77°N 73.33°E / 25.77; 73.33
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total1,014 ha (2,506 acres)
 • Total2,493
 • Density250/km2 (640/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code02469300
Vehicle registrationRJ-22
Sex ratio1000/916 /

Basant is a small village of 1014 hectares in Sumerpur Tehsil in Pali district 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. Basant depends on Sumerpur, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include Two taps, One Well supply, which is 300.00% of the total supply, Two tanks, Two tubewells, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Basant is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Basant's pin code is 306708[4], and village code is 02469300. The area of Basant is segregated as 345 hectares irrigated area, 275 hectares unirrigated, the 342 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 52.2 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Basant has One post office (Basant B.O) and One Hundred Thirty public telephones. The village is connected with a single bus service. Basant 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.


Basant is a census village in the district of Pali, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 2493 and has total administration over 540 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Basant has 318 children, 168 boys and 150 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 545 (21.86%) males constitute 299 (11.99%) of the population and females 246 (9.87%).

Medical facility

  • Basant has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 1402 people are literate in Basant out of which 799 are males and 603 are females.

Basant has the following educational facilities:

  • 1 Education facility
  • 2 Primary schools
  • 1 Upper primary school
  • 3 Colleges in the nearby range


According to a census 2011 report, 826 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 575 male, 251 female with 592 (71.67%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 531 males and 61 females. 95 males and 4 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 69 male and 6 female agricultural labor. 234 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 Sumerpur and Pali to sell earthen pot and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 306708 and Post Offices under 306708 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-06-03.
  2. "Pin Code 306708 and Post Offices under 306708 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-06-03.
  3. "306708 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-06-03.
  4. "Pincode 306708". Retrieved 2021-06-03.

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