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Degana
Degana Junction
City
Degana is located in Rajasthan
Degana
Degana
Location in Rajasthan, India
Coordinates: 26°53′42″N 74°19′20″E / 26.895052°N 74.322166°E / 26.895052; 74.322166Coordinates: 26°53′42″N 74°19′20″E / 26.895052°N 74.322166°E / 26.895052; 74.322166
Country  India
State Rajasthan
District Nagaur
Elevation 353 m (1,158 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 20,000
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 341503
Telephone code 911587
Vehicle registration RJ 21
Nearest city Ajmer
Sex ratio 878/1000 /
Literacy 65%
Lok Sabha constituency Nagaur
Vidhan Sabha constituency Ajay singh Kilak
Website www.facebook.com/degana.raj

Degana s a city and a municipality and tehsil located in the Nagaur district of Rajasthan, India. The city is situated roughly southeast of 90 km from Nagaur, at a junction of State Highways 59 and 60. Degana is also connected by social sites "Facebook" link is: https://www.facebook.com/degana.raj. Jat, Rajput, Maheshwari and Meghwal founded the village about 150 years back.[citation needed]

A Railway Junction was made in the pre-independence era on the Jaipur-Jodhpur railway track solely for the reason of having a Railway-Node for better operational control as there was a stretch of more than 30 km without any station in-between. With the passage of time, a city came into being by drawing more and more habitation in the last 50 years around the Railway Station owing to the better connectivity to more significant city centers like Jaipur, Jodhpur and Bikaner. The city now has headquarters for administrative units of the tehsil.

Demography[edit]

Degana Gram Panchayat has a population of about 28000 and excludes other village population. There are 13000 voters in Degana. The main occupations of people are agriculture and animal based. Village area is 17000 Acres out of which 2,000 acres (8.1 km2) land is irrigated. Some villagers are employed in eight masonry stone mines around the village. Some people of the village are also associated with Marble industry in Makrana and Kishangarh. Village is fully developed with all modern facilities. Approximately 500 people are working abroad. degana Gram Panchayat has a population of baramin cast population of about 6000.Population of Maheshwari community is about 450.

Mineral[edit]

Wolfram (Wolframite) deposits are found in Renwat Hill at Degana. In this mineral the tungsten of Iron and Manganese occurs, in the veins and lodes of granite and phtilites. A reserve of the order of 3,400 tones has been established. Till 1994 Hindustan Zinc(Vedanta Group) was mining here in collaboration with government of Rajasthan, But as the depth of mineral is now very deep it is not that economical to mine mineral from this reservoir so they decided to stop mining for certain timing and started to import.

Religious sites[edit]

Village has the temples of Shitala Mata, Karni Mata Chaumunda mata, Charbhuja, Deonarayan, Shree Venkatesh Satyanarayan Temple, Temple was inaugurated on 13 May 1994 to fulfill the dream of Late Jainarayanji Karwa By his son Shri Sriniwasji Karwa. The idols are Lord Venkatesh, Lord Satyanarayan, Goddess Laxmi and Lord hanunman. Main functions are on the Anniversary of Temple, Shiv Mandir, Gaytari Mandir, Veer Teja ji Mandir, Dharmshala hanuman mandir etc. There is an annual cattle-fair in village from Rajathani month Asoja Krishna 1 to 10 Dashahara. Village also has got three Mosques, One Eidgaah for Muslims. Also Muslim Dargaah (Kasnau Baba - Ilahibaksh baba).

Geography[edit]

Degana is located at 26°53′42″N 74°19′20″E / 26.895052°N 74.322166°E / 26.895052; 74.322166. It has an average elevation of 353 metres (1161 ft).

Villages In Degana Tehsil[edit]

Aakeli -B, Achhojai, Achla Ka Khet, Alniyawas Alwas, Antroli Kalan, Antroli Khurd, Asan (Khinwatana), Bachhwari, Bachhwas, Bamna Kalan, Bamna Khurd, Banwara, Banwarla, Bari Ghati, Barna, Basni Jaga, Bedas Kalan, Bhadwasi, Bharli, Bhawal Charna, Bhawariya, Bherunda, Bichpuri, Bikharniya Kalan, Bajiyasar, Bikharniya Khurd, Bofli, Butati, Chak Chiknas, Chak Dhani, Chanda Roon Chandni, Charanwas, Chardas, Chiknas, Chochiyas, Choliyas, Chosali, Chua, Chui, Churiyas, Dawoli Khari, Dagra, Dagri, Degana, Deogarh, Deola Kalan, Deola Mada, Dhadhariya Kalan, Dhanipura, Dodiyana, Doodhras, Dookiyasar, Doongras, Dugor Achla, Dugorchiknas, Dugordasa ( Rathore nagri ), Gaimaliyawas, Ghana, Gol, Gonarda, Gonardi, Goredi Chancha (CT), Goredi Karna, Gothra, Gulabpura, Gundisar, Gunsali, Gurha Jagmalota, Gurha Jodha, Hanuman Nagar (khinwatana) Habchar, Harsor, Himmat Nagar, Idwa, Igyasani, Itawara Bhoja, Itawara Ladkhani, Jakhera, Jalsoo Kalan, Jalsoo Khurd, Jalsoo Nanak, Jaswantpura, Jawa Sisodiya, Jetpura Kalan, Jetpura Khurd, Jhagarwas, Jodhras, Kuvariya Khera, Kalan Ka Was, Kalni Kumaran, Kalyanpura, Kanwal, Karasora, Kartasar, Keriya Rawan, Khanpura, Khariya Kalan, Khariya Khurd, Kharolwas, Khatolai, Kheri Champa, Kherwa, Khindas, Khivtana, Khiyas, Khuri Kalan, Khuri Khurd, Killa, Kirad, Kitalsar, Kod, Kodiya, Kutiyasani Kalan, Kutiyasani Khurd, Ladpura, Lakheena, Langod, Lawadar, Luniyas, Maharana, Mandal Deva, Mandal Jodha, Mandelpura, Manjhee, Mathania, Mewara, Mithriya, Miyasar, Modriya, Mogas, Mori Kalan, Moriyana, Narsingh Basni, Nathawara, Nathawari, Nenas, Nimbari Chandawatan, Nimbari Kalan, Nimbari Kothariyan, Nimbola Biswa, Nimbola Kalan, Nimbola Khurd, Nimbola Purohitan, Noond, Oriyana, Pachranda Khurd, Paliyas, Palri Kalan, Pandwala, Patniya, Peepliya, Polas Vishnoiyan, Poonas, Pundlota, Puniyas, Rajapura, Rajlota, Rajod, Rakiyasani, Raliyawata, Ramgarh, Ramsari, Ranas, Rata Dhoondha, Rawaliyawas, Rawatkhera, Rewat, Rohisara, Sandas, Saneriya, Sanju (Sanjoo), Sanwaliyawas, Sarsanda, Sathana Kalan, Sathana Khurd, Sathanni, Shahpura, Shekhpura, Sindhlas, Sirasana, Soodwar, Sukhwasni, Sundari, Suraj Garh, Suriyas, Surpura, Tamroli, Tehla, Thanwala, Thata, Tilanesh, Udiyas, kheri shilla, Gadsuriya, Lawadar.

Education[edit]

  • There is a Govt. Senior Secondary School with Science, Commerce and Arts faculties situated at Degana-Chandaroon Road. School was developed by Shri Bhanwar Lal Karwa, Chandarun and Hon'ble Citizens of Degana Junction and Chandaroon Village.
  • Degana city has Girls school up to Senior classes and Girls school attached with Maharshi Dayanand Saraswati University for ARTS Subject situated at Sadar Bazar, Deagna Junction.
  • Now city has an English medium school name as Rana International School.
  • Veer teja school, vivekanand sr school, blue rose school, vidhya sagar.

The most famous one is:

Also there two degree colleges in Degana

  • Marwar college, nagaur fatak, degana
  • Sharada Mahavidyalaya offering science and Arts course.

JaiShree College is a degree college providing advanced technical education in the region. It is the only college in the area offering courses like BCA, MCA, MBA, MSc(IT), PGDCA and many other professional courses.

Transport[edit]

As described above, Degana is a city populated around a railway junction 165 km west of Jaipur on Jaipur-Jodhpur Broad-gauge railway line of North-Westorn Railway. It has a good connectivity with Jaipur (165 km), Jodhpur(149 km), Delhi (473 km) and Bikaner (218 km) through the railway network. Its location is Latitude 26° 53' 45" N and Longitude 74° 19' 15" E.

An old meter-gauge segment initiating from Degana Junction now has been converted to Broad-gauge and has elevated the importance of this Station. This segment runs through Deedwana and joins the Bikaner-Delhi line at Ratangarh. Direct trains are available on a daily basis to Jaipur, Jodhpur, Bikaner, Kota, Delhi, Lucknow, Kanpur, Varanasi, Puri and Kolkata.

Degana is also connected to nearby cities through the two State Highways and many MDR (Major District Roads) but sadly with almost negligible presence of State Transport services on this network. The city falls on midway on the State Highway from Ajmer to Nagaur SH-60 and another State Highway Ajmer to Deedwana SH-59. Private bus services links it to Ajmer, Nagaur, Deedwana, Merta and Makrana (via-Mithariya) but with unpleasant service and oligopolistic system of private bus operators running on approx hourly basis.

Politics and governance[edit]

Nagaur district had the oldest history of Panchyati Raj Institution in independent India as they were inaugurated by the then Prime Minister Pt. Jawahar Lal Nehru on October 2, 1959. And Degana being the first among few Panchayats which had elections. Degana was then part of a very large but single Gram Panchayat of 19 villages. During the first Panchayat elections held sometime in 1954, area of the present city then forming part of Chandaroon Gram Panchayat elected a very young & compassionate man Sh. Kana Ram Jajunda(age22), its first Sarpanch.

Jajunda had a long political & social influence ever since until his demise on 29 August 2007. During last 12 years Kana Ram Jajunda did lot of organizing work to spread the message & vision of his political ideology since he joined Bharatiya Janata Party in 1996.

BJP had hardly any historical presence anywhere in Nagaur district except Nawan. It required continuous & untiring organizational efforts from a man who had direct appeal with the people. And Jajunda became instrumental in being the bridge between the party and the people.

In 1996, BJP recorded its first victory on Nagaur MP seat & then grew from strength to strength. The long & untiring efforts of this man in already in his eighties brought laurels to the party in 2003 in form of 9 out of 10 MLA constituencies won by BJP in Vidhan Sabha elections 2003. The only exception remained as Degana constituency where Kana Ram Jajunda himself did not contest elections due to health issues even though party asked him his own choice before finalising the ticket.

However the organizational strengthening of BJP at the grassroot level carried-out by Sh. Kana Ram Jajunda during last 12 years paved way to triumph of BJP in Degana for the first time though by a narrow margin. The man fondly called “Kanji” always carried his political life with serenity & compassion. People of the area still remember him as one of the last few good men in politics.

The Degana Assembly Constituency is representsted in Rajasthan Vidhan Sabha by Sh. Ajay Singh Kilak of Bharatiya Janata Party who defeated Sh. Richhpal Singh Mirdha 4 times MLA and stalwart of Indian National Congress by a narrow margin of 1174 votes in 2008 Assembly elections & again went on to defeat Richhpal Singh Mirdha this time decisively by a margin of 14482 votes in the 2013 General Elections. Sh. Ajay Singh Kilak secured more than 53% votes in these elections. Richhpal Singh Mirdha had won four times from Degana constituency (1990–2008).

Degana assembly constituency now forms part of newly created Parliamentary Constituency Rajsamand represented by Sh. Gopal Singh of Indian National Congress since last General Elections to the Lok Sabha in 2009.

list of representatives of degana.

The city has sub-division headquarters with SDM, tehsil headquarters with 237+ revenue villages and judicial headquarters with ADJ court.

Degana Panchayat Samiti is chaired by Sh Rampal Mahiya of Indian National Congress who is serving his tenure as elected Pradhan for 3rd time. Dr. Bhanwar Singh Rathore is sarpanch Of Degana. There are 47 gram panchayats, each with a Sarpanch, several Ward-Panch and a Gram Sevak as official secretary.

Degana Junction is the second largest railway station of Nagaur District after Merta Road Junction. All express trains halt here for a minimum of two minutes.

References[edit]


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