Hanskhali (community development block)

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Hanskhali
হাঁসখালি সমষ্টি উন্নয়ন ব্লক
Community development block
Hanskhali is located in West Bengal
Hanskhali
Hanskhali
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 23°22′04″N 88°37′59″E / 23.3677471°N 88.6331463°E / 23.3677471; 88.6331463Coordinates: 23°22′04″N 88°37′59″E / 23.3677471°N 88.6331463°E / 23.3677471; 88.6331463
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Nadia
Area
 • Total 246.69 km2 (95.25 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 260,916
 • Density 1,100/km2 (2,700/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Ranaghat
Vidhan Sabha constituency Krishnaganj, Ranaghat Uttar Purba
Website nadia.nic.in

Hanskhali (community development block) is an administrative division in Ranaghat subdivision of Nadia district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Hanskhali police station serves this block. Headquarters of this block is at Hanskhali.[1][2]

Geography[edit]

Hanskhali is located at 23°22′04″N 88°37′59″E / 23.3677471°N 88.6331463°E / 23.3677471; 88.6331463.

Hanskhali community development block has an area of 246.69  km2.[2]

Gram panchayats[edit]

Gram panchayats of Hanskhali block/ panchayat samiti are: Bagula I, Bagula II, Badkulla I, Badkulla II, Betna Gobindapur, Dakshinpara I, Dakshinpara II, Gazna, Mamjoan, Mayurhat I, Mayurhat II, Ramnagar Barachupria I and Ramnagar Barachupria II.[3]

Demographics[edit]

As per 2001 census, Hanskhali block had a total population of 260,916, out of which 133,867 were males and 127,049 were females. Hanskhali block registered a population growth of 20.63 per cent during the 1991-2001 decade. Decadal growth for the district was 19.51 per cent.[2] Decadal growth in West Bengal was 17.84 per cent.[4]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Contact details of Block Development Officers". Nadia district. West Bengal Government. Retrieved 2011-03-25. 
  2. ^ a b c "Provisional Population Totals, West Bengal , Table 4". Census of India 2001, Nadia district (10). Census Commissioner of India. Archived from the original on 2007-09-27. Retrieved 2011-03-25. 
  3. ^ "Nadia district". NREGA activities - Block Performance MIS vs MPR. Nadia district administration. Retrieved 2011-03-25. 
  4. ^ "Provisional Population Totals, West Bengal. Table 4". Census of India 2001. Census Commission of India. Retrieved 2012-04-12.