Raninagar II (community development block)

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Raninagar II
রাণীনগর II সমষ্টি উন্নয়ন ব্লক
community development block
Raninagar II is located in West Bengal
Raninagar II
Raninagar II
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 24°14′21″N 88°30′30″E / 24.2390500°N 88.5083620°E / 24.2390500; 88.5083620Coordinates: 24°14′21″N 88°30′30″E / 24.2390500°N 88.5083620°E / 24.2390500; 88.5083620
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Murshidabad
Area
 • Total 195.56 km2 (75.51 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 155,612
 • Density 800/km2 (2,100/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Mushidabad
Vidhan Sabha constituency Raninagar, Jalangi
Website murshidabad.gov.in

Raninagar II (community development block) is an administrative division in Domkol subdivision of Murshidabad district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Raninagar police station serves this block. Headquarters of this block is at Raninagar.[1][2]

Geography[edit]

Malibari, a constituent panchayat in Raninagar II block, is located at 24°14′21″N 88°30′30″E / 24.2390500°N 88.5083620°E / 24.2390500; 88.5083620

Raninagar II community development block has an area of 195.56 km2.[2]

Gram panchayats[edit]

Gram panchayats of Raninagar II block/ panchayat samiti are: Kalinagar I, Kalinagar II, Katlamari I, Katlamari II, Malibari I, Malibari II, Rajapur, Raninagar I and Raninagar II.[3] Raninagar-I Gram Panchayat is situated at Raninagar Bazar, There is 17 nos. of sansad in the G.P area.There is three moujas 83-Babaltali, 82-Deputipara, 81-Godhanpara. Ilsemari, Godhanpara, Panipia, Deputipara, Raninagar Purba, Raninagar Paschim, Raninagar Madhya, Babaltali Sarkarpara, Babaltali Mondalpara, Najarana, Lalchandabad are the villages of the G.P. The name of the prodhan of Raninagar-I G.P. Champa Khatun Bibi.

Demographics[edit]

As per 2001 census, Raninagar II block has a total population of 155,612, out of which 80,635 were males and 74,977 were females. Raninagar II block registered a population growth of 17.29 per cent during the 1991-2001 decade. Decadal growth for the district was 23.70 per cent.[2] Decadal growth in West Bengal was 17.84 per cent.[4]

Healthcare[edit]

Raninagar II block is one of the areas where ground water is affected by arsenic contamination.[5] three hospitals Katlamari hospital, Nabipur hospital & Godhanpara Block Primary Health Centre.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Contact details of Block Development Officers". Murshidabad district. West Bengal Government. Retrieved 2011-02-20. 
  2. ^ a b c "Provisional Population Totals, West Bengal , Table 4". Census of India 2001, Murshidabad district. Census Commissioner of India. Retrieved 2011-02-20. 
  3. ^ "BRGF Allotment Order No. 12". Government of West Bengal Department of Panchayats & Rural Development. Retrieved 2011-02-17. 
  4. ^ "Provisional Population Totals, West Bengal. Table 4". Census of India 2001. Census Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-01-20. 
  5. ^ "Groundwater Arsenic contamination in West Bengal-India (20 years study )". SOES. Retrieved 2011-02-17.