Haldia subdivision

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Haldia subdivision
হলদিয়া মহকুমা
subdivision
Haldia subdivision is located in West Bengal
Haldia subdivision
Haldia subdivision
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 22°02′N 88°04′E / 22.03°N 88.06°E / 22.03; 88.06Coordinates: 22°02′N 88°04′E / 22.03°N 88.06°E / 22.03; 88.06
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Purba Medinipur
Headquarters Haldia
Languages
 • Official BengaliEnglish
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
ISO 3166 code ISO 3166-2:IN

Haldia subdivision is a subdivision of the Purba Medinipur district in the state of West Bengal, India. It consists of Haldia municipality and five community development blocks: Mahisadal, Nandigram–I, Nandigram–II, Sutahata and Haldia. The five blocks contain 38 gram panchayats. The subdivision has its headquarters at Haldia.

Area[edit]

Apart from the Haldia municipality, the subdivision contains rural areas of 38 gram panchayats under five community development blocks: Mahisadal, Nandigram–I, Nandigram–II, Sutahata and Haldia.[1] There is no urban area under these five blocks.[2]

Blocks[edit]

Mahisadal Block[edit]

Rural area under Mahisadal block consists obf 11 gram panchayats, viz. Amritaberia, Itamogra–I, Laksha–I, Natshal–I, Betkundu, Itamogra–II, Laksha–II, Satish Samanta, Garh Kamalpur, Kismat Naikundi and Natshal–I.[1] Mahisadal and Nandakumar police stations serve this block.[3] Headquarters of this block is in Rangibasan.[4]

Nandigram–I block[edit]

Rural area under Nandigram–I block consists of ten gram panchayats, viz. Daudpur, Kalicharanpur, Nandigram, Bhakutia, Gokulnagar, Kendumari Jalpai, Samsabad, Haripur, Mahammadpur and Sonachura.[1] Nandigram police station serves this block.[3] Headquarters of this block is in Nandigram.[4]

Nandigram–II block[edit]

Rural area under Nandigram–II block consists of seven gram panchayats, viz. Amdabad–I, Birulia, Boyal–II, Khodambari–II, Amdabad–II, Boyal–I and Khodambari–I.[1] Nandigram police station serves this block.[3] Headquarters of this block is in Riapara.[4]

Sutahata block[edit]

Rural area under Sutahata block consists of six gram panchayats, viz. Ashadtalia, Guaberia, Joynagar, Chaitanyapur, Horkhali and Kukrahati.[1] Sutahata and Bhabanipur police stations serve this block.[3] Headquarters of this block is in Sutahata.[4]

Haldia block[edit]

Rural area under Haldia block consists of four gram panchayats, viz. Baruttarhingli, Deulpota, Chakdwipa and Devog.[1] Sutahata, Bhabanipur and Haldia police stations serve this block.[3] Headquarters of this block is in Haldia.[4]

Legislative segments[edit]

As per order of the Delimitation Commission in respect of the delimitation of constituencies in West Bengal:[5]

  • The area under the Haldia municipality and the Sutahata block will together form the Haldia assembly constituency of West Bengal.
  • The area under Haldia block and the Mahisadal block will form the Mahisadal assembly constituency.
  • The Nandigram–I block and the Nandigram–II block will together form the area defining the Nandigram assembly constituency.
  • The Haldia constituency will be reserved for Scheduled castes (SC) candidates.
  • All the three constituencies will be assembly segments of the Tamluk (Lok Sabha constituency).

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f "Directory of District, Sub division, Panchayat Samiti/ Block and Gram Panchayats in West Bengal, March 2008". West Bengal. National Informatics Centre, India. 2008-03-19. Retrieved 2008-12-21. 
  2. ^ "District Wise List of Statutory Towns( Municipal Corporation,Municipality,Notified Area and Cantonment Board) , Census Towns and Outgrowths, West Bengal, 2001". Census of India, Directorate of Census Operations, West Bengal. Retrieved 2008-12-21. 
  3. ^ a b c d e "List of Districts/C.D.Blocks/ Police Stations with Code No., Number of G.Ps and Number of Mouzas". Census of India, Directorate of Census Operations, West Bengal. Retrieved 2008-12-21. 
  4. ^ a b c d e "Contact details of Block Development Officers". Purba Medinipur district. Panchayats and Rural Development Department, Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 2008-12-27. 
  5. ^ "Press Note, Delimitation Commission" (PDF). Assembly Constituencies in West Bengal. Delimitation Commission. pp. 17,25. Retrieved 2009-01-20.