Palsit

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Palsit
পালসিত
Town
Palsit is located in West Bengal
Palsit
Palsit
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 23°11′11″N 88°00′58″E / 23.186359°N 88.015997°E / 23.186359; 88.015997Coordinates: 23°11′11″N 88°00′58″E / 23.186359°N 88.015997°E / 23.186359; 88.015997
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Bardhaman
Elevation 23 m (75 ft)
Languages
 • Official BengaliEnglish
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Website bardhaman.gov.in

Palsit is a town in Bardhaman Sadar South subdivision of Bardhaman district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Geography[edit]

Palsit is located at 23°11′11″N 88°00′58″E / 23.186359°N 88.015997°E / 23.186359; 88.015997[1]

Transport[edit]

Palsit is the junction point of the Grand Trunk Road and Durgapur Expressway. It is on NH2 . While Dankuni is 65 kilometres (40 mi), Panagarh is 64 kilometres (40 mi) from Palsit.[2]It is 92 kilometres (57 mi) from Howrah Station on the Howrah-Bardhaman Main Line. It is 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) each from Saktigarh and Rasulpur.[3] It is part of Kolkata Suburban Railway system.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Yahoo maps". Retrieved 2009-04-02. 
  2. ^ "Completed Stretches on NH2 (Delhi-Kolkata)". Status : 31st Aug , 2005. National Highways Authority of India. Retrieved 2009-01-19. 
  3. ^ Eastern Railway local time table