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Chhatna is located in West Bengal
Chhatna is located in India
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 23°18′06.3″N 86°58′57.8″E / 23.301750°N 86.982722°E / 23.301750; 86.982722Coordinates: 23°18′06.3″N 86°58′57.8″E / 23.301750°N 86.982722°E / 23.301750; 86.982722
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Bankura
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 722132 (Chhatna)
Telephone/STD code 03241
Lok Sabha constituency Bankura
Vidhan Sabha constituency Chhatna

Chhatna is a village, with a police station, in Chhatna CD Block in Bankura Sadar subdivision of Bankura district in the state of West Bengal, India.

CD Block HQ[edit]

The headquarters of Chhatna CD Block are located at Chhatna.[1][2]

Police station[edit]

Chhatna police station has jurisdiction over Chhatna CD Block. The area covered is 441 km2.[3][4]


State Highway 8 (West Bengal) running from Santaldih (in Purulia district) to Majhdia (in Nadia district) passes through Chhatna.[5]


Chhatna Chandidas Mahavidyalaya was established at Ghoramuli in 2007. It is affiliated to the University of Burdwan and offers honours courses in Bengali, English, history and sociology, and a general course in arts.[6][7]

The College of Agriculture, Chhatna, an extended campus of Bidhan Chandra Krishi Vishwavidyalaya was started in 2015.[8][9]


Chhatna Block Public Health Centre functions as the central facility in Chhatna CD Block, with four Public Health Centres at Salchura, Jorehira, Jhantipahari and Bhagabanpur and 36 subcentres.[10]

External links[edit]

Susunia travel guide from Wikivoyage


  1. ^ "District Census Handbook: Bankura" (PDF). Map of Bankura with CD Block HQs and Police Stations (on the fifth page). Directorate of Census Operations, West Bengal, 2011. Retrieved 20 November 2016. 
  2. ^ "Bankura District" (PDF). Chhatna. Bankura district administration. Retrieved 20 November 2016. 
  3. ^ "District Statistical Handbook 2014 Bankura". Tables 2.1, 2.2. Department of Statistics and Programme Implementation, Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 14 October 2016. 
  4. ^ "Chhatna PS". Bankura District Police. Retrieved 14 October 2016. 
  5. ^ "List of State Highways in West Bengal". West Bengal Traffic Police. Retrieved 14 October 2016. 
  6. ^ "Chhatna Chandidas Mahavidyalaya". icbse. Retrieved 16 December 2016. 
  7. ^ "Chhatna Chandidas Mahavidyalaya". College Admission. Retrieved 1 December 2016. 
  8. ^ "Bidhan Chandra Krishi Vishwavidyalaya". Extended campus of BCKV, Bankura, College of Agriculture. BCKV. Retrieved 16 December 2016. 
  9. ^ "Foundation Day celebrated by College of Agriculture, Chhatna, Bankura" (PDF). Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya. Retrieved 16 December 2016. 
  10. ^ "Status of Health and FW Services in Bankura District". Chief Medical Officer of Health, Bnkura. Retrieved 11 December 2016.