Moyna (community development block)

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Moyna
ময়না সমষ্টি উন্নয়ন ব্লক
community development block
Moyna is located in West Bengal
Moyna
Moyna
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 22°14′00″N 87°47′00″E / 22.233333°N 87.783333°E / 22.233333; 87.783333Coordinates: 22°14′00″N 87°47′00″E / 22.233333°N 87.783333°E / 22.233333; 87.783333
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Purba Medinipur
Area
 • Total 145.88 km2 (56.32 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 196,503
 • Density 1,300/km2 (3,500/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration WB
Lok Sabha constituency Tamluk
Vidhan Sabha constituency Moyna
Website purbamedinipur.gov.in

Moyna (community development block) is an administrative division in Tamluk subdivision of Purba Medinipur district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Moyna and Nandakumar police stations serve this block. Headquarters of this block is at Mayna. Goasafat is a census town in this block.[1][2]

Geography[edit]

Moyna community development block has an area of 145.88  km2.[2]

Gram panchayats[edit]

Gram panchayats of Moyna block/ panchayat samiti are: Bakcha, Gojina, Gokulnagar, Moyna I, Moyna II, Naichanpur I, Naichanpur II, Paramanandapur, Ramchak, Srikantha and Tilkhoja.[3]

Demographics[edit]

As per 2001 census, Moyna block had a total population of 196,503, out of which 101,890 were males and 94,613 were females. Moyna block registered a population growth of 12.73 per cent during the 1991-2001 decade. Decadal growth for the combined Midnapore district was 14.87 per cent.[2] Decadal growth in West Bengal was 17.84 per cent.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Contact details of Block Development Officers". Purba Medinipur district. West Bengal Government. Retrieved 2011-07-20. 
  2. ^ a b c "Provisional population totals, West Bengal, Table 4, (erstwhile) Medinipur District". Census of India 2001. Census Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-07-20. 
  3. ^ "Balance of 2nd Installment for 2010-11 under BRGF for Purba Medinipur". No. 12 -(Sanction) RD/CCA/BRGF/1C-12/07 Date: 12.4.2011. Government of West Bengal - Department of Panchayats & Rural Development. Retrieved 2011-07-20. 
  4. ^ "Provisional Population Totals, West Bengal. Table 4". Census of India 2001, Medinipur district. Census Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-07-20.