Gangajalghati (community development block)
গঙ্গাজলঘাটী সমষ্টি উন্নয়ন ব্লক
|Community development block|
|• Total||371.20 km2 (143.32 sq mi)|
|Elevation||110 m (360 ft)|
|• Density||440/km2 (1,100/sq mi)|
|• Official||Bengali, English|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
|Telephone code||91 3242|
|Lok Sabha constituency||Bankura|
|Vidhan Sabha constituency||Saltora, Barjora|
Gangajalghati (community development block) is an administrative division in Bankura Sadar subdivision of Bankura district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Gangajalghati police station serves this block. Headquarters of this block is at Amarkanan.
The Government of West Bengal along with District Administration have selected few blocks of Bankura District as the most promising areas for setting up big and medium scale Industries. Gangajalghati is one of them.
- "Contact details of Block Development Officers". Bankura district. West Bengal Government. Retrieved 2011-04-01.
- "Provisional population totals, West Bengal, Table 4, Bankura District". Census of India 2001. Census Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-04-01.
- Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Gangajalghati
- "BRGF Allotment Order No. 16" (PDF). Bankura district. Government of West Bengal - Department of Panchayats & Rural Development. Retrieved 2011-04-01.
- Bankura District official website