|• Type||Panchayati raj (India)|
|• Body||Gram panchayat|
|• Official||Bengali, English|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
|ISO 3166 code||IN-WB|
|Coastline||0 kilometres (0 mi)|
Bahirgachi is a village in Ranaghat II CD Block in Ranaghat subdivision of Nadia district of West Bengal, India. It is known for the railway station (halt) which connects Gede, Ranaghat and Sealdah in Kolkata Suburban Railway system in Eastern Railway.
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Bahirgachi is a typical Bengali village with all basic amenities. The Bahirgachi Gram Panchayat includes a High School, a Playground, a Post Office, a Grameen Bank, a Telephone Exchange, two Haat (Local Market), a Railway Station, and several Primary Schools.
Krishnanagar is the district headquarters for Bahirgachi gram panchayat.
Ranaghat is sub-division, where the SDO is administrative head of the region.
The nearest Police Station is at Dhantala.
As per the 2011 Census of India, Bahirgachi had a total population of 9,785, of which 4,985 (51%) were males and 4,800 (49%) were females. Population below 6 years was 801. The total number of literates in Bahirgachi was 7,245 (80.64% of the population over 6 years).
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- "2011 Census – Primary Census Abstract Data Tables". West Bengal – District-wise. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 18 May 2017.