Basna (Sojat, 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
 • Total1,689 ha (4,174 acres)
 • Total2,115
 • Density130/km2 (320/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code02418700
Vehicle registrationRJ-22
Sex ratio1000/916 /

Basna is a small village of 1689 hectares in Sojat 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. Basna depends on Sojat, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include Two taps, Two Wells supply, which is 188.00% of the total supply, Two tanks, One tubewell, and Two handpumps. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Basna is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Tanker. Basna's pin code is 306306[4], and village code is 02418700. The area of Basna is segregated as 259 hectares irrigated area, 963 hectares unirrigated, the 206 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 261 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Basna has One post office (Basna B.O) and Eighteen public telephones. The village is connected with a single bus service. Basna has Two banks, One credit society and One agricultural credit society 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.


Basna is a census village in the district of Pali, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 2115 and has total administration over 494 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Basna has 295 children, 165 boys and 130 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 324 (15.32%) males constitute 172 (8.13%) of the population and females 152 (7.19%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 349 (16.50%) males constitute 183 (8.65%) of the population and females 166 (7.85%).

Medical facility

  • Basna has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 902 people are literate in Basna out of which 594 are males and 308 are females.

Basna 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, 1063 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 550 male, 513 female with 910 (85.61%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 502 males and 408 females. 250 males and 152 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 78 male and 204 female agricultural labor. 153 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 Sojat and Pali to sell ghee and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 306306 and Post Offices under 306306 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-06-03.
  2. "Pin Code 306306 and Post Offices under 306306 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-06-03.
  3. "306306 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-06-03.
  4. "Pincode 306306". Retrieved 2021-06-03.

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