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|District||North 24 Parganas district|
|Block||Basirhat II (community development block)|
|• Panchayat Pradhan||NEPAL CHANDRA HALDER|
|• MP||IDRIS ALI|
|• MLA||ATM ABDULLAH|
|• Official||Bengali, English|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
|Telephone code||91 3217 249, 279|
|ISO 3166 code||IN-WB|
|Lok Sabha constituency||Basirhat|
|Vidhan Sabha constituency||Basirhat Uttar|
Champapukur (Bengali: চাঁপাপুকুর Champapukur) is a village in Basirhat, West Bengal, India and this is also Gram Panchayat of Basirhat II (community development block). Champapukur is a connection hub of nearby villages.
Champapukur is named after a pond which even today is at the heart of the village.
Champapukur is located in the Ganges Brahmaputra delta region in the district of North 24 parganas, West Bengal state in the eastern India. The Bangladesh border - at Taki is situated about 20 km from here.
The climate is tropical — like the rest of the Gangetic West Bengal. The hallmark is the Monsoon — from early June to mid September. The weather remains dry during the winter (mid November to mid February) and humid during summer.
Temperature :41 °C in May(Max) and 10 °C in January(Min)
Relative Humidity: Between 50% in March & 90% in July
Amenities in the village include schools, library, post office, telephone, mobile network, cable network and a bank. It has a beautiful playground.
The main economic industry is agriculture. Although some people are associated in government service and business.
Hatkhola: Hatkhola is the prime market here. People gather here, play cards make an amicable atmosphere.
Champapukur Rail Gate: This is another junction of rail station and many other para roads.
Rajapur or Kharua Rajapur: is a nearby market where all kinds of necessary commodities are available.
Champapukur is well connected by trains and buses, auto rickshaws and cycle vans.
The main feature one can find in this village is the bonding among the people. Durga Puja and Kali Puja are the main festival here. Apart from that there is a Basanti Puja, Neel Puja.Saraswati puja is also very famous. People of age 8 to 80 participate in the puja and enjoy at their best.The main thing is that there is no religious bar on those festivals, people from all communities, castes, religions can enjoy the festival with great commitment and harmony.
Hazratalar Mela (Charok Mela) is an old and famous religious gathering held on penultimate day of Bengali month Chaitra (Mid of April each year). People from various community come from many parts of Bengal to dedicate their puja for Lord Shiva.
- C.S.A. is the most familiar club here.
- Rakhisangha is another familiar club.
Champapukur has a very good schooling facility.