Banskandi

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Banskandi
Village
Banskandi is located in Assam
Banskandi
Banskandi
Banskandi is located in India
Banskandi
Banskandi
Location in Assam, India
Coordinates: 24°48′0″N 92°54′0″E / 24.80000°N 92.90000°E / 24.80000; 92.90000Coordinates: 24°48′0″N 92°54′0″E / 24.80000°N 92.90000°E / 24.80000; 92.90000
Country  India
State Assam
District Cachar
Government
 • Body Gram panchayat
Elevation 23 m (75 ft)
Languages
 • Official Bengali
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration AS
Coastline 0 kilometres (0 mi)

Banskandi is a Block level area in Cachar district, Assam, India, almost 13 km from Silchar. Many small villages are there under its shade. Banskandi is a commercial center for the low level villager and small and village level entrepreneur, Though not much develop Banskandi fulfills the need of the common man who cannot effort for high level livelihood.

Geography[edit]

It is located at an elevation of 23 m from MSL.[1]

Location[edit]

National Highway 53 Now National Highway 37 passes through Banskandi.

Livelihood[edit]

Majority of peoples here are farmers, cultivator and fishermen.

Languages and Peoples[edit]

Bengali and Manipuri are the major population of the area, Bengali language is the common languages spoken in the region as a commercial language. Hindi Speaking people are very few in numbers.

Banks[edit]

Assam Gramin Vikash Bank is the only bank in the area.

School and Institute[edit]

  1. Banskandi Darul Ullum Madrassa
  2. Banskandi Nena Meah Higher Secondary School
  3. MD English School
  4. Millat Academy
  5. Banskandi Junior College
  6. Barak Valley Secondary School

Place of Interest[edit]

Banskandi Lake

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