Bagula

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Bagula
বগুলা
Village
Bagula is located in West Bengal
Bagula
Bagula
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 23°20′06″N 88°38′38″E / 23.335°N 88.644°E / 23.335; 88.644Coordinates: 23°20′06″N 88°38′38″E / 23.335°N 88.644°E / 23.335; 88.644
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Nadia
Area
 • Total 4.25 km2 (1.64 sq mi)
Elevation 6 m (20 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 20,092
 • Density 4,700/km2 (12,000/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 741502
Telephone code 03473
Sex ratio 1.06 /

Bagula is a Village situated in Nadia district of West Bengal, India. It is 93 km from Kolkata. Near about 90000 people is living here. It comes under Ranaghat North-East Legislative Assembly and Ranaghat Lokshabha.

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Bagula is located at 23°20′06″N 88°38′38″E / 23.335°N 88.644°E / 23.335; 88.644.[1] It has an average elevation of 6 metres (20 feet).

People: Bagula is mainly populated by Bengali speaking people . Bagula is known for Akanno (51) Pith Kali Pujar Mela, which is held in a famous Cremation area situated beside the railway station. This Village also has a famous Post Office ( Bagula Post Office) & cultural Hall.The people of surrounding villages (e.g. Durgapur,Harindanga, Haritala, Koikhali, Pandit pur, Bara Chupria, Garapota, Bhawani pur, Kuti Para, Gour Nagar, Mura Gacha, Haldi Para)are connected with Bagula for their daily needs, transport and banking. The Famous folk singer Late Gostho Gopal Das used to reside in Bagula at Puratan Para (Near Dhan Hata), and mesmerized person of Bengal through his melodious singing. Specially for the songs dedicated to Late Indira Gandhi and honored by Late Prime Minister Rajeev Gandhi. Bagula spread her popularity by her sons and daughter in all over the World.

Education: Bagula is a highly educated area. Near about 70% people are service holder in Government and private sector. In between Bagula panchyat (1 & 2) there is a college, 8 High School and 12 Primary School (Up to class Five) and in between these school all High school and 8 primary school are government sponsored. Srikrishna College of Bagula is a notable educational institution of West Bengal.[2] Notable schools are Bagula Higher Secondary School, Bagula Purbapara Higher Secondary School, H.C.S.C. Srikrishna Balika Bidyapith.Ramnagar High School(H.S),Bhawanipur High School, Haritala High School, Muragachha High School,Ulasi J.S.Vidyapith, Patikabari High School, Haldipara High School, Bhyana High School, Taraknagar Jamuna Sundari High School, Garapota High School, Gazna High School,etc. And many Primary Schools. There is also an English medium preschool Kids Academy and many K.G. Schools, they are named Bagula Kids Academy followed by I.C.S.E curriculum,Shri Hari Shishu Niketan, Smritikona Juvenile Academy. In the year 2012, with the effort of a group of persons namely Shri Pradip Joardar, Shri Nipendranath Bol, Dr. Probodh Biswas, Shri Samiran Biswas and many others, and their thinking for a better future of the pupils of that area, a new English medium school has came up, the "Bagula Public School", at Bangshinagar. It is based and is running on C.B.S.E curriculum.

Transport: Bagula is connected by Road, Railways. The local train connects Bagula with Kolkata via Ranaghat. A few notable halt stations come en route to Ranaghat are Bhaina, Bahirgachhi, Aranghata, Panchbaria, Bankim Nagar. Although notable halt stations come en route to GEDE are Halish Nagar, Bunpur, Majdia, Taraknagar, Mayur Hat. Although it connects to Gede India-Bangla Desh Border through Train via Maitri Express.Gede Sealdah Route is the main route of Sealdah section. Bagula also connects Ranaghat and Krishnanagar by bus as well. Bus route to Kishnnagar is via Hanshkhali, which is known for Churni river. Now there is available road transport directly to Bagula from Ranaghat beside the train line. It takes maximum half an hour to travel to Bagula from Ranaghat by Private car or Motor bikes or small public transport (Trecker, Auto, Tata Magic etc.).

Health & Safety: "Bagula Rural Hospital" is the only government Health center of Bagula. 2 posted doctor, 8 Nurse, 9 group D staffs and 1 Ambulance is always ready to serve their best to the people of Bagula. It has 30 bed capacity which is very low but good as something is better than nothing. There are two private nursing home named "Sanjeevani" and "Shyamali" nursing home also servicing for the people of Bagula and near about locality. There is also an Animal health center in Bagula which is government sponsored. For the safety of people all the staffs of "Hanskhali police Station" and "Bagula Police Fandi" doing their best.

Financial Area: Now know about some financial condition of Bagula. In this village there are five branch of SBI, BOI, BOB, ALBK and Gramin Bank. There are two sub branch of SBI is situated at Gazna and Haritala. In the year 2001 Bagula post office was take first place whole over the India for money transaction through "Western Union Money transfer" and Bagula SBI branch take the first place in West Bengal for their maximum business. There are 12 ATM's of various bank situated at Bagula's main Area.

Political View: Bagula is divided into two "Panchyat" area known as 1 no Panchyat and 2 no Panchyat. It comes under Ranaghat North-east legislative assembly and Ranaghat Loksabha. Political leaders has a support to updated Bagula from an unknown village to popular village at this time.

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