Beldanga

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Beldanga
Town
Beldanga is located in West Bengal
Beldanga
Beldanga
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 23°56′N 88°15′E / 23.93°N 88.25°E / 23.93; 88.25Coordinates: 23°56′N 88°15′E / 23.93°N 88.25°E / 23.93; 88.25
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Murshidabad
Elevation 20 m (70 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 25,361
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Baharampur
Vidhan Sabha constituency Beldanga

Beldanga is a town and a municipality in Barhampur subdivision of Murshidabad district in the state of West Bengal, India. Beldanga is an important trade centre of this district.It is a small town but it have all the facilities that needs in daily life.

Geography[edit]

Beldanga is located at 23°56′N 88°15′E / 23.93°N 88.25°E / 23.93; 88.25.[1] It has an average elevation of 20 metres (65 feet).

Police station[edit]

Beldanga police station has jurisdiction over Beldanga municipal area and a part of Beldanga I CD Block.[2]

Demographics[edit]

As per 2001 Census of India,[3] Beldanga had a population of 25,361. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Beldanga has an average literacy rate of 67%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with 55% of the literates being male and 45% being female. 13% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Transport[edit]

Beldanga is well connected with Kolkata via Sealdah-Lalgola Division Railway. National Highway 34 passes through the Barua More, Beldanga town.

Education[edit]

Sewnarayan Rameswar Fatepuria College was established at Beldanga in 1965. It is affiliated to the University of Kalyani and offers BSc, BA (Hons) in Bengali and BCom (Hons) courses.[4]Beldanga has lots of educational institutute like Beldanga CRGS High School , Hareknagar AM Institution, Harimati Girl's High School, Banipith Girl's High School, Sarat Pally Balika Vidyalay, Shrish Chandra Vidyapith, Swami Pranabananda Vidyapith, Beldanga Path Bhawan, Netaji Park, Pranab Bharti Schools

Healthcare[edit]

Beldanga Rural Hospital functions with 30 beds and Beldanga Block Primary Health Centre functions with 25 beds.[5]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Beldanga
  2. ^ "District Statistical Handbook 2014 Murshidabad". Table 2.1. Department of Statistics and Programme Implementation, Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 17 May 2017. 
  3. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01. 
  4. ^ "Sewnarayan Rameswar Fatepuria College". Shiksha. Retrieved 12 September 2017. 
  5. ^ "Health & Family Welfare Department". Health Statistics. Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 19 September 2017.