Sabang (community development block)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
সবং সমষ্টি উন্নয়ন ব্লক
community development block
Sabang is located in West Bengal
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 22°10′34″N 87°36′04″E / 22.176°N 87.601°E / 22.176; 87.601Coordinates: 22°10′34″N 87°36′04″E / 22.176°N 87.601°E / 22.176; 87.601
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Paschim Medinipur
 • Total 308.53 km2 (119.12 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 238,686
 • Density 770/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Ghatal
Vidhan Sabha constituency Sabang

Sabang (community development block) is an administrative division in the Kharagpur subdivision of Paschim Medinipur district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Sabang police station serves this block. Headquarters of this block is at Sabang.[1][2]


Sabang is located at 22°10′34″N 87°36′04″E / 22.176°N 87.601°E / 22.176; 87.601.

Sabang community development block has an area of 308.53  km2.[2]

Gram panchayats[edit]

Gram panchayats of Sabang block/ panchayat samiti are: Balpai, Bhemua, Bishnupur, Bural, Chaulkuri, Danrra, Dasagram, Debhog, Mohar, Narayanbarh, Nawgaon, Sabang and Sartta .[3]


As per 2001 census, Sabang block had a total population of 238,686, out of which 122,778 were males and 115,908 were females. Sabang block registered a population growth of 14.84 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 17.45 per cent.[4]


  1. ^ "Contact details of Block Development Officers". Paschim Medinipur district. West Bengal Government. Retrieved 2011-04-10. 
  2. ^ a b c "Provisional population totals, West Bengal, Table 4, (erstwhile) Medinipur District". Census of India 2001. Census Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-04-10. 
  3. ^ "Allocation of 3rd SFC (untied) Fund". Paschim Medinipur district. Government of West Bengal - Department of Panchayats & Rural Development. Retrieved 2011-04-10. 
  4. ^ "Provisional Population Totals, West Bengal. Table 4". Census of India 2001, Medinipur district. Census Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-03-20.