Palana Kalan

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Palana Kalan
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total1,096 ha (2,708 acres)
 • Total3,499
 • Density320/km2 (830/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Pin Code
Village code03055600

Palana Kalan is a small village of 1096 hectares in Mavli 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. Palana Kalan depends on Fatehnagar the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include one tap, one well supply, which is 70.00% of the total supply, one tank, one tubewell, and one handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - two rivers, two canals, and two springs. Palana Kalan is also surrounded by two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on handpump. Palana Kalan's pin code is 313204[4], and village code is 03055600. The area of Palana Kalan is segregated as 90 hectare irrigated area, 330 hectares unirrigated, the 505 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 171 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Palana Kalan has 15 public telephones. The village is connected with a single bus service. Palana Kalan has two banks, two credit societies and two agricultural 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.


Palana Kalan is a census village in the district of Udaipur, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 3499 and has total administration over 682 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Palana Kalan has 505 children, 257 boys, and 248 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 839 (23.97%) males constitute 407 (11.63%) of the population and females 432 (12.34%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 777 (22.20%) males constitute 406 (11.60%) of the population and females 371 (10.60%).

Medical facility

Palana Kalan has 1 ayurvedic medical facility.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 1819 people are literate in Palana Kalan out of which 1127 are males, and 692 are females.

Palana Kalan has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 1208 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 969 male, 239 female, with 1052 (87.08%) of all workers being employed full-time; this includes 867 males and 185 females. 409 males and 135 females are considered as the main cultivators, with the help of 13 males and 3 female agricultural labor. 156 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 Fatehnagar and Udaipur to sell milk made sweet and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 313204 and Post Offices under 313204 Postal Code". Retrieved 25 December 2020.
  2. "Pin Code 313204 and Post Offices under 313204 Postal Code". Retrieved 25 December 2020.
  3. "313204 Pin Code , post offices list". Retrieved 25 December 2020.
  4. "Pincode 313204". Retrieved 25 December 2020.

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