Garhbeta II (community development block)

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Garhbeta II
গড়বেতা II সমষ্টি উন্নয়ন ব্লক
Community development block
Garhbeta II is located in West Bengal
Garhbeta II
Garhbeta II
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 22°42′36″N 87°10′16″E / 22.710°N 87.171°E / 22.710; 87.171Coordinates: 22°42′36″N 87°10′16″E / 22.710°N 87.171°E / 22.710; 87.171
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Paschim Medinipur
Area
 • Total 445.48 km2 (172.00 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 131,085
 • Density 290/km2 (760/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Jhargram
Vidhan Sabha constituency Garbeta, Salboni
Website paschimmedinipur.gov.in

Garhbeta II (community development block) is an administrative division in Medinipur Sadar subdivision of Paschim Medinipur district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Goaltore police station serves this block. Headquarters of this block is at Goaltore.[1][2]

Geography[edit]

Goaltore is located at 22°42′36″N 87°10′16″E / 22.710°N 87.171°E / 22.710; 87.171.

Garhbeta II community development block has an area of 445.48  km2.[2]

Gram panchayats[edit]

Gram panchayats of Garhbeta II block/ panchayat samiti are: Amlasuli, Goaltore, Gohaldanga, Jirapara, Jogardnga, Makli, Patharpara, Piasala, Pingboni and Saraboth.[3]

Demographics[edit]

As per 2001 census, Garhbeta II block had a total population of 131,085, out of which 66,954 were males and 64,131 were females. Garhbeta II block registered a population growth of 18.59 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.