Binpur I (community development block)

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Binpur I
বিনপুর I সমষ্টি উন্নয়ন ব্লক
community development block
Binpur I is located in West Bengal
Binpur I
Binpur I
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 22°35′29″N 87°03′16″E / 22.59125°N 87.05431°E / 22.59125; 87.05431Coordinates: 22°35′29″N 87°03′16″E / 22.59125°N 87.05431°E / 22.59125; 87.05431
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Paschim Medinipur
Area
 • Total 362.96 km2 (140.14 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 139,136
 • Density 380/km2 (990/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Jhargram
Vidhan Sabha constituency Jhargram
Website paschimmedinipur.gov.in

Binpur I (community development block) is an administrative division in Jhargram subdivision of Paschim Medinipur district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Binpur and Lalgarh police station serve this block. Headquarters of this block is at Lalgarh.[1][2]

Geography[edit]

Lalgarh is located at 22°35′29″N 87°03′16″E / 22.59125°N 87.05431°E / 22.59125; 87.05431.

Binpur I community development block has an area of 362.96  km2.[2]

Gram panchayats[edit]

Gram panchayats of Binpur I block/ panchayat samiti are: Andharia, Belatikri, Binpur, Boita, Dahijuri, Dharampur, Lalgarh, Nepuria, Ramgarh and Sijua[3]

Demographics[edit]

As per 2001 census, Binpur I block had a total population of 139,136, out of which 71,072 were males and 68,064 were females. Binpur I block registered a population growth of 13.86 per cent during the 1991-2001 decade. Decadal growth for the combined Midnapore district was 14.87 per cent.[2] Decadal growth in West Bengal was 17.45 per cent.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Contact details of Block Development Officers". Paschim Medinipur district. West Bengal Government. Retrieved 2011-04-10. 
  2. ^ a b c "Provisional population totals, West Bengal, Table 4, (erstwhile) Medinipur District". Census of India 2001. Census Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-04-10. 
  3. ^ "Allocation of 3rd SFC (untied) Fund". Paschim Medinipur district. Government of West Bengal - Department of Panchayats & Rural Development. Retrieved 2011-04-10. 
  4. ^ "Provisional Population Totals, West Bengal. Table 4". Census of India 2001, Medinipur district. Census Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-03-20.