Debra, Paschim Medinipur

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Debra is located in West Bengal
Debra is located in India
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 22°23′26.2″N 87°34′02.3″E / 22.390611°N 87.567306°E / 22.390611; 87.567306Coordinates: 22°23′26.2″N 87°34′02.3″E / 22.390611°N 87.567306°E / 22.390611; 87.567306
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Paschim Medinipur
Population (2011)
 • Total 2,347
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 721126 (Debra Bazar)
Telephone/STD code 03225
Lok Sabha constituency Ghatal
Vidhan Sabha constituency Debra

Debra is a village, with a police station, in Debra CD Block in Kharagpur subdivision of Paschim Medinipur district in the state of West Bengal, India.


As per 2011 Census of India Debra had a total population of 2,347 of which 1,184 (50%) were males and 1,163 (50%) were females. Population below 6 years was 228. The total number of literates in Debra was 1,730 (73.71% of the population over 6 years).[1]

Police station[edit]

Debra police station has jurisdiction over Debra CD Block.[2][3]


NH 6, running from Kolkata to Mumbai, passes through Debra. SER, passes through Debra. Balichack is the most nearest railway station from central Debra/Debra Chack.[4]


  1. ^ "2011 Census – Primary Census Abstract Data Tables". West Bengal – District-wise. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 27 October 2016. 
  2. ^ "District Statistical Handbook 2014 Paschim Medinipur". Tables 2.1, 2.2. Department of Statistics and Programme Implementation, Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 14 October 2016. 
  3. ^ "District at a Glance". Paschim Medinipur District Police. Retrieved 27 October 2016. 
  4. ^ "Rationalisation of Numbering Systems of National Highways" (PDF). New Delhi: Department of Road Transport and Highways. Retrieved 27 October 2016.