Basni Nikooban (Jodhpur)

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Basni Nikooban
Coordinates: 26°17′N 73°01′E / 26.28°N 73.02°E / 26.28; 73.02Coordinates: 26°17′N 73°01′E / 26.28°N 73.02°E / 26.28; 73.02
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total318 ha (786 acres)
 • Total1,233
 • Density390/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code01965700
Vehicle registrationRJ-19

Basni Nikooban is a small village of 318 hectares in Jodhpur Tehsil in Jodhpur district, also known as the Blue 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. Basni Nikooban depends on Jodhpur, 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 Two handpumps. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Basni Nikooban is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Tap. Basni Nikooban's pin code is 342037[4], and village code is 01965700. The area of Basni Nikooban is segregated as 315 hectares unirrigated, remaining 3 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Basni Nikooban has One public telephone. Basni Nikooban has Two banks and One 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.


Basni Nikooban is a census village in the district of Jodhpur, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 1233 and has total administration over 191 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Basni Nikooban has 242 children, 135 boys and 107 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 175 (14.19%) males constitute 91 (7.38%) of the population and females 84 (6.81%).

Medical facility

  • Basni Nikooban has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 623 people are literate in Basni Nikooban out of which 421 are males and 202 are females.

Basni Nikooban has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 504 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 300 male, 204 female with 117 (23.21%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 106 males and 11 females. 4 males and 4 females are considered as the main cultivators. 387 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 Jodhpur to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 342037 and Post Offices under 342037 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-04-10.
  2. "Pin Code 342037 and Post Offices under 342037 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-04-10.
  3. "342037 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-04-10.
  4. "Pincode 342037". Retrieved 2021-04-10.

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