Obra Kalan

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Obra Kalan
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total672 ha (1,661 acres)
 • Total2,227
 • Density330/km2 (860/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code03079300

Obra Kalan is a small village of 672 hectares in Gogunda Tehsil in Udaipur district, also called 'the city of lakes' set amidst the Aravalli Ranges 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. Obra Kalan depends on Udaipur, 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 1.00% of the total supply, One tank, Two tubewells, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Obra Kalan is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Obra Kalan's pin code is 313705[4], and village code is 03079300. The area of Obra Kalan is segregated as 39 hectares irrigated area, 65 hectares unirrigated, the 368 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 200 hectare area not available for cultivation.

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


Obra Kalan is a census village in the district of Udaipur, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 2227 and has total administration over 480 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Obra Kalan has 351 children, 175 boys and 176 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 277 (12.44%) males constitute 136 (6.11%) of the population and females 141 (6.33%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 715 (32.11%) males constitute 354 (15.90%) of the population and females 361 (16.21%).

Medical facility

  • Obra Kalan has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 1161 people are literate in Obra Kalan out of which 745 are males and 416 are females.

Obra Kalan 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, 1307 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 653 male, 654 female with 801 (61.29%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 459 males and 342 females. 289 males and 159 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 42 male and 160 female agricultural labor. 506 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 Udaipur to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 313705 and Post Offices under 313705 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-02-06.
  2. "Pin Code 313705 and Post Offices under 313705 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-02-06.
  3. "313705 Pin Code, post offices list". indiamapia.com. Retrieved 2021-02-06.
  4. "Pincode 313705". www.prokerala.com. Retrieved 2021-02-06.

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