Basantgarh (Pindwara, Sirohi)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total4,014 ha (9,919 acres)
263 m (863 ft)
 • Total4,895
 • Density120/km2 (320/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code02366400
Vehicle registrationRJ-24

Basantgarh is a small village of 4014 hectares in Pindwara Tehsil in Sirohi 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. Basantgarh depends on PINDWARA, 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 200.00% of the total supply, One tank, One tubewell, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - One river, Two canals and Two springs. Basantgarh is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Basantgarh's pin code is 307019[4], and village code is 02366400. The area of Basantgarh is segregated as 340 hectares irrigated area, 450 hectares unirrigated, the 648 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 411 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Basantgarh has One post office (Basantgarh B.O) and One public telephone. The village is connected with a single bus service. Basantgarh has One bank 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.


Basantgarh is a census village in the district of Sirohi, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 4895 and has total administration over 9378 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Basantgarh has 880 children, 780 boys and 823 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 431 (8.80%) males constitute 392 (8.01%) of the population and females 5032 (102.80%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 2470 (50.46%) males constitute 2562 (52.34%) of the population and females 4610 (94.18%).

Medical facility

  • Basantgarh has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 2970 people are literate in Basantgarh out of which 1640 are males and 4768 are females.

Basantgarh has the following educational facilities:

  • 1 Education facility
  • 4 Primary schools
  • 1 Upper primary school
  • 3 Colleges in the nearby range
  • 1 Adult literacy center


According to a census 2011 report, 2480 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 949 male, 2221 female with 2013 (81.17%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 208 males and 242 females. 19 males and 153 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 30 male and 9 female agricultural labor. 467 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 PINDWARA and Sirohi to sell earthen pots and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 307019 and Post Offices under 307019 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-08.
  2. "Pin Code 307019 and Post Offices under 307019 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-08.
  3. "307019 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-03-08.
  4. "Pincode 307019". Retrieved 2021-03-08.

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