Haringhata

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Haringhata is a town in Kalyani subdivision of Nadia District in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Geography[edit]

Haringhata is located at 22°57′N 88°34′E / 22.95°N 88.57°E / 22.95; 88.57.[1] It has an average elevation of 10 metres (33 feet).

Economy[edit]

The Reliance group have evinced interest in the Haringhata Dairy.[2] They have plans to enter the food business.[3] Consultants have recommended that four government dairies be placed in the joint sector.[4] There are enough opportunity for fresh water aqua culture and lately new entrepreneurs are footing forward with the scope of fishery.

Education[edit]

west Bengal university of Animal & Fishery Sciences, Mohanpur Campus

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Haringhata
  2. ^ The Telegraph 2 September 2006
  3. ^ The Economic Times 14 November 2006
  4. ^ The Statesman 20 December 2006
  5. ^ indiastudycenter.com/univ/states/wb/Bidhan-Chandra-Krishi-Viswavidyalay/default.asp
  6. ^ "Indian Institute of Science Education and Research". IISER Kolkata, IIT Kharagpur Extension Centre, Block-HC, Sector-III, Salt Lake City, Kolkata - 700106. Retrieved 2007-10-10.