Hemtabad (community development block)

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Hemtabad
হেমতাবাদ সমষ্টি উন্নয়ন ব্লক
community development block
Hemtabad is located in West Bengal
Hemtabad
Hemtabad
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 25°41′00″N 88°13′00″E / 25.683333°N 88.216667°E / 25.683333; 88.216667Coordinates: 25°41′00″N 88°13′00″E / 25.683333°N 88.216667°E / 25.683333; 88.216667
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Uttar Dinajpur
Area
 • Total 191.60 km2 (73.98 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 118,815
 • Density 620/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Raiganj
Vidhan Sabha constituency Hemtabad
Website uttardinajpur.nic.in

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

Geography[edit]

Hemtabad is located at 25°41′00″N 88°13′00″E / 25.683333°N 88.216667°E / 25.683333; 88.216667.

Hemtabad community development block has an area of 191.60  km2.[2]

Gram panchayats[edit]

Gram panchayats of Hemtabad block/ panchayat samiti are: Bangalbari, Bishnupur, Chainagar, Hemtabad and Naoda.[3]

Demographics[edit]

As per 2001 census, Hemtabad block had a total population of 118,815, out of which 61,236 were males and 57,579 were females. Hemtabad block registered a population growth of 24.86 per cent during the 1991-2001 decade. Decadal growth for the district was 28.72 per cent.[2] Decadal growth in West Bengal was 17.84 per cent.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Contact details of Block Development Officers". Uttar Dinajpur district. West Bengal Government. Retrieved 2011-03-12. 
  2. ^ a b c "Provisional Population Totals, West Bengal , Table 4". Census of India 2001, Uttar Dinajpur district (04). Census Commissioner of India. Retrieved 2011-03-12. 
  3. ^ "BRGF Allotment Order No. 5". Government of West Bengal - Department of Panchayats & Rural Development. Retrieved 2011-03-12. 
  4. ^ "Provisional Population Totals, West Bengal. Table 4". Census of India 2001. Census Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-03-11.