Harishchandrapur II (community development block)

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Harishchandrapur II
হরিশ্চন্দ্রপুর II সমষ্টি উন্নয়ন ব্লক
Community development block
Harishchandrapur II is located in West Bengal
Harishchandrapur II
Harishchandrapur II
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 25°23′41″N 87°51′32″E / 25.3948400°N 87.8588300°E / 25.3948400; 87.8588300Coordinates: 25°23′41″N 87°51′32″E / 25.3948400°N 87.8588300°E / 25.3948400; 87.8588300
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Malda
Population (2001)
 • Total 198,127
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Maldaha Uttar
Vidhan Sabha constituency Harishchandrapur
Website malda.nic.in

Harishchandrapur II (community development block) is an administrative division in Chanchal subdivision of Malda district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Harishchandrpur police station serves this block. Headquarters of this block is at Barduari.[1]


Malior, one of the constituent panchayats of Harishchandrapur II block, is located at 25°23′41″N 87°51′32″E / 25.3948400°N 87.8588300°E / 25.3948400; 87.8588300.

Harishchandrapur II community development block has an area of sq km.[2]

Gram panchayats[edit]

Gram panchayats of Harischandrapur II block/ panchayat samiti are: Sadlichak, Sultannagar, Malior I, Malior II, Islampur, Doulatnagar, Bhaluka, Doulatpur and Masaldah.[3]


As per 2001 census, Harishchandrapur II block has a total population of 198,127 out of which 102,075 were males and 96,052 were females. Harishchandrapur II block registered a population growth of 26.13 per cent during the 1991-2001 decade.[4] Decadal growth in West Bengal was 17.84 per cent.[5]


  1. ^ "Contact details of Block Development Officers". Malda district. West Bengal Government. Retrieved 2011-02-17. 
  2. ^ "Harishchandrapur I at a Glance". Maldah District. District administration. Retrieved 2011-02-14. 
  3. ^ "GPwise Population of Malda district". Malda district. Malda district administration. Retrieved 2011-02-14. 
  4. ^ "Census of India 2001, Provisional Population Totals, West Bengal, Table - 4". Maldah District (06). Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 2010-10-25. 
  5. ^ "Provisional Population Totals, West Bengal. Table 4". Census of India 2001. Census Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-01-20.