Infrastructure

 

Infrastructural facilities like power, banking, transport, education, health, communication, etc. play a vital role in the promotion and development of industries in an area. A brief account of such Infrastructural facilities in Sikar district is being given in the following paragraphs:

 

Electricity

 

Sikar District is the first district in Rajasthan which was 100% electrified upto 1982-83. All the villages in the Sikar District have been electrified and there is no any village which is not electrified yet. The electric supply of district is supplied by following Grid Sub-Stations: 

                                      

1.   220 KV GSS:- (i) Sikar (iii) Reengus
  (ii) Dhod (iv) Laxmangarh
2.   132 KV GSS:- (i) Thoi (xi) Fatehpur 
  (ii) Neemkathana (xii) Srimadhopur
  (iii) Khachariyawas (xiii) Dantaramgarh 
  (iv) Ranoli  (xiv) Khur
  (v) Khandela Mod  (xv) Losal
  (vi) Khatushyamji (xvi) Kudan 
  (vii) Kachhawa (xvii) Antroli 
  (viii) Piprali  (xviii) Ajeetgarh   
  (ix) Patan   (xix) RIICO Reengus    
  (x) Sanwalpura Tanwaran    

 

Existing supply of Power in Sikar District as on 31st March 2015 is as below:-

S.N

NAME OF SUB DIVISION

11 KV

33 KV

L.T.        LINE            

AB Cable

01.

A En (CSD-I) Sikar

70.277

11.050

211.840

103.817

02.

A En (CSD-II) Sikar      

103.074

11.900

230.130

117.796

03.

A En (CSD-III) Sikar      

102.961

5.485

139.242

141.036

04.

A En (O&M) LOSAL

642.182

99.700

839.465

475.240

(O & M) DIV.- SIKAR

918.494

128.135

1420.677

837.889

01.

A EN (O & M) Dhod      

829.547

69.000

902.458

557.601

02.

A EN (O&M) Piprali

656.908

63.700

1033.067

562.920

03.

A En (R) Sikar

711.394

35.880

893.120

657.801

04.

A En (O & M) Kudan

280.616

24.500

431.500

141.739

(RURAL) DIV. SIKAR

2478.465

193.080

3260.145

1920.061

01.

A.En. (O&M) Laxmangarh

705.302

82.300

772.898

544.685

02.

A.En. (R) Laxmangarh

743.545

62.860

735.430

623.368

03.

A.En. (O&M)  Fatehpur

213.869

7.300

256.301

185.933

04.

A.En. (R)  Fatehpur

641.715

73.702

595.481

463.798

05.

A.En. (O&M) Ramgarh sh.

303.851

39.900

258.022

175.805

06.

A.En. (O&M) Neechwa

346.853

26.940

317.690

134.248

(O&M) DIV. LAXAMANGARH

2955.135

293.002

2935.822

2127.837

01.

A.En. (O&M), Reengus

248.630

7.400

937.320

769.230

02.

A.En. (O&M) Srimadhopur

596.150

104.500

0.000

817.335

03.

A.En. (O&M) PALSANA

649.260

124.700

963.750

821.068

04.

A.En. (O&M )AJEETGARH

699.540

110.300

1682.829

644.022

O&M DIV. REENGUS

2193.580

346.900

3583.899

3051.655

01.

A.En. (O & M) DANTA

50.489

66.000

0.000

106.608

02.

A.En. (O & M) Khatu

605.960

44.000

912.623

509.238

03

A.En. (O & M) Khachriawas

466.883

43.000

497.811

485.541

O&M DIV. DANTARAMGARH

1123.232

153.000

1410.434

1101.387

01

A.En. (O&M) NM KT

218.532

103.340

371.719

146.207

02

A.En. (R) NM KT

489.188

153.000

491.321

312.568

03

A.En. (O&M) Khandela

508.620

101.000

899.800

448.391

04

A.En. (O&M) Patan

467.905

99.100

407.160

299.176

05

A.En. (O&M) Kanwat

299.510

81.060

339.090

254.560

06

A.En. (O&M) Thoi

414.160

48.500

290.000

186.800

O&M DIV. NMKT

2397.915

586.000

2799.090

1647.702

TOTAL CIRCLE

12066.921

1700.117

15410.067

10686.531


 

Rural Electrification

 

All villages are electrified and there is no shortage of electricity for industries during supply hours.

 

 

Electricity Consumption Pattern

 

The distribution of power connections issued is being given as follows:

 

 

Electricity Consumption Pattern in District

(upto 31st March 2015)

S.NO.

CATEGORY

NUMBER

Regular

 PDC

01.

Domestic

350976

46885

02.

Non Domestic

38964

11299

03

Street Light

463

78

01

Agriculture (Metered)

45146

19384

02

Agriculture (Flat)

3516

2932

03

Industry (Small)

4900

3127

04

Industry (Medium)

426

219

05

Industry (Large)

212

0

06

Water Works (Small)

4564

620

01

Water Works (Medium)

33

0

02

Water Works (Large)

01

0

03

Mixed Load

1322

306

TOTAL

450523

84850

 

 

Transport

 

Road Transport

 

The total length of roads in the district, up to March 15 was 4556.00 Km. The existing infrastructure of roads under various category in the district is being given in the following table:

 

 

Road Network in District as on 31st March 2015

S.NO.

CATEGORY OF ROAD

LENGTH

01.

National Highway

181.00 KM

02.

State Highways

607.00 KM

03.

Major District Roads

346.00 KM

04.

Other District Roads

1044.00 KM

05.

Rural Roads       

2378.00 KM

TOTAL

4556.00 KM

 

Further, all divisions and Tehsil towns are connected to the district head quarter and district head quarter is well connected to Jaipur, Delhi, Bikaner and Jodhpur by road. The district is provided with a network of organized road transport by Rajasthan State Roadways Transport Corporation (RSRTC).

 

 

Railways

 

The position of rail transport is satisfactory in the district. There are three big junctions, viz., Sikar, Reengus and Dabla and 18 other railway stations in the district. The district head quarter is directly connected to Delhi and Jaipur. 

 

 

Communication Facilities

 

As present there are 468 Post Offices, 01 Telegraph, and 110 Telephone Exchange Offices in the district. Nowadays the number of STD/PCO/ISD facilities is increasing in the district as telephone department is giving these connections to private entrepreneur for commercial use.

 

 

Network of Communication Facilities in District

(as on 31st March, 2015)

S.NO.

FACILITY

NUMBER

01.

Post Offices

468

02.

Telegraph Office

01

03.

Telephone Exchanges

108

04.

STD, ISD, PCO

695

05.

Rural Telephone

13663

06.

Urban Telephone        

13977

 

 

Bank and Financial Institutions

 

The Shekhawati Area in general has given big business magnets and banker. Money lending has been a traditional trade of few families in this area until the commercial banks came into operation. Banking facilities are now available in the town and few selected big village having sufficient number of traders.

 

Up to 31st March 2015, the total number of bank branches in Sikar district is 259 out of these 146 are of commercial banks, 23 of district Central Cooperative Banks, 83 of Regional Rural Banks and the remaining 6 of Primary Land Development Bank. The RRB of this district is BRKGB. The overall deposit/lending ratio of existing Commercial Banks in the district is 38.76.

 

Other than these banking facilities, there is one office of RFC, one office of RIICO.

 

Educational Facilities/Institutions

 

There is a good network of educational institutions equally distributed throughout the district and there has been increase in the number of all type of educational institutions in the last five years. There are number of coaching institution, ITIs, computer courses centers, nursing and pharmacy institutions. Two prominent engineering colleges are also here. The progress of educational institutions is being given in following table:

 

 

Educational Network in District as on 31st March 2015

S.NO.

EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTE

NUMBER OF EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS

Govt.

Private

Total

01.

Primary Schools

708

151

859

02.

Upper Primary Schools

719

551

1270

03.

Secondary Schools

265

481

746

04.

Senior Secondary Schools

286

567

853

05.

Colleges

9

120

129

06.

University

1

0

1

 

Medical and Public Health Service

 

The medical facility in the district are as follows:

  • DH          –     1 (S K Hospital, Sikar)
  • SDH        –     2  (Neemkathana, Ajeetgarh)
  • CHC        –    30
  • PHC        –    99
  • SC          –   694
  • Total Number of working 108 Ambulance   - 26
  • Total Number of working 104 Ambulance   - 15

 

Various schemes are running successfully in district:-

 

  • Janani Shishu Suraksha Yojana
  • Mukhyamantri BPL Jivan Raksha Kosh Yojana
  • Mukhyamantri Shubh Laxmi Yojna
  • Mukhyamantri Nishulk Janch Yojana
  • Mukhyamantri Nishulk Dava Yojana
  •  

DIC and Other Concerned Institutions

 

DIC has been set up in the district head quarter and functioning in the industrial area of Sikar.

 

 

Industrial Areas

 

In Sikar, RIICO had developed nine industrial areas at Sikar, Neem-ka-Thana, Sri Madhopur, Khandela, Reengus, SKS Reengus, Fatehpur and Ramgarh Shekhawati and Ajitgarh. RIICO has also developed a growth centre at Palsana. The situation and progress of existing industrial areas in the district is being given in following table:-

 

 

Existing Status of Industrial Areas in District (as on 31st March 2015)

S.NO.

NAME OF INDUSTRIAL AREA

TOTAL LAND IN ACRES

TOTAL PLOTS

PLANNED

ALLOTTED

VACANT

01.  

Sikar

108.00

192

192

NIL

02.  

Neem ka Thana Ist

47.74

128

128

NIL

03.  

Neem ka Thana IInd

41.70

80

64

16

04.  

Sri Madhopur

50.00

123

123

Nil

05.  

Khandela

10.00

31

29

02

06.  

Reengas

35.00

01

01

Nil

07.  

Ramgarh Shekhawati

35.62

80

79

01

08.  

Fatehpur

9.25

18

18

Nil

09.  

SKS Ringas

225.74

130

130

Nil

10.  

Ajeetgarh

142.56

182

181

Nil

11.  

Growth Centre Palsana

88.23

108

108

Nil

12.  

Motor Market Reengas

18.63

78

68

11

13.  

IID Palsana

112.00

93

85

8