Taldangra (community development block)

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Taldangra
তালডাঙড়া সমষ্টি উন্নয়ন ব্লক
Community development block
Taldangra is located in West Bengal
Taldangra
Taldangra
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 23°01′N 87°07′E / 23.02°N 87.11°E / 23.02; 87.11Coordinates: 23°01′N 87°07′E / 23.02°N 87.11°E / 23.02; 87.11
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Bankura
Area
 • Total 349.70 km2 (135.02 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 128,748
 • Density 370/km2 (950/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Bankura, Bishnupur
Vidhan Sabha constituency Taldangra, Bishnupur
Website bankura.gov.in

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

Geography[edit]

Taldangra is located at 23°01′N 87°07′E / 23.02°N 87.11°E / 23.02; 87.11.

Taldangra community development block has an area of 349.70  km2.[2]

Gram panchayats[edit]

Gram panchayats of Taldangra block/ panchayat samiti are: Amdangra, Bibarda, Fulmati, Harmasra, Khalagram, Panchmura, Saltora, Satmouli and Taldangra.[3]

Demographics[edit]

As per 2001 census, Taldangra block had a total population of 128,748, out of which 65,679 were males and 63,069 were females. Taldangra block registered a population growth of 15.39 per cent during the 1991-2001 decade. Decadal growth for the district was 13.79 per cent.[2] Decadal growth in West Bengal was 17.84 per cent.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Contact details of Block Development Officers". Bankura district. West Bengal Government. Retrieved 2011-04-01. 
  2. ^ a b c "Provisional population totals, West Bengal, Table 4, Bankura District". Census of India 2001. Census Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-04-01. 
  3. ^ "BRGF Allotment Order No. 16". Bankura district. Government of West Bengal - Department of Panchayats & Rural Development. Retrieved 2011-04-01. 
  4. ^ "Provisional Population Totals, West Bengal. Table 4". Census of India 2001. Census Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-03-20.