Galsi, Bardhaman

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Galsi is located in West Bengal
Galsi is located in India
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 23°20′14.0″N 87°41′33.0″E / 23.337222°N 87.692500°E / 23.337222; 87.692500Coordinates: 23°20′14.0″N 87°41′33.0″E / 23.337222°N 87.692500°E / 23.337222; 87.692500
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Purba Bardhaman
 • Rank 10,700
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 713406 (Galsi)
Telephone/STD code 03452
Lok Sabha constituency Bardhaman-Durgapur
Vidhan Sabha constituency Galsi

Galsi is a village in Galsi II CD Block in Bardhaman Sadar North subdivision of Purba Bardhaman district in the state of West Bengal, India.


As per 2011 Census of India Galsi had a total population of 10,700 of which 5,394 (50%) were males and 5,306 (50%) were females. Population below 6 years was 1,094. The total number of literates in Galsi was 7,193 (74.88% of the population over 6 years).[1]

Police station[edit]

Galsi police station has jurisdiction over Galsi II and a part of Galsi I CD Blocks. The area covered is 294.4 km.2[2][3]

CD Block HQ[edit]

The headquarters of Galsi II CD Block are located at Galsi.[4]


Galsi is a station on the Bardhaman-Asansol section, which is a part of Howrah-Gaya-Delhi line, Howrah-Allahabad-Mumbai line and Howrah-Delhi main line.[5]

NH 19 (old numbering NH 2)/ Grand Trunk Road passes through Galsi.[6]


Galsi have Galsi Higher Secondary School ( Boy and Co ed school), Sarada Vidyapith (Girls School), Galsi College, B. Ed College, etc


  1. ^ "2011 Census – Primary Census Abstract Data Tables". West Bengal – District-wise. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 20 February 2017. 
  2. ^ "District Statistical Handbook 2014 Burdwan". Tables 2.1, 2.2,. Department of Statistics and Programme Implementation, Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 18 February 2017. 
  3. ^ "Burdwan District Police". Police Station. West Bengal Police. Retrieved 18 February 2017. 
  4. ^ "District Census Handbook: Barddhaman" (PDF). Map of Barddhaman with CD Block HQs and Police Stations (on the fourth page). Directorate of Census Operations, West Bengal, 2011. Retrieved 20 February 2017. 
  5. ^ "63509 Bardhaman-Asansol MEMU". Time Table. indiarailinfo. Retrieved 9 February 2017. 
  6. ^ "Rationalisation of Numbering Systems of National Highways" (PDF). New Delhi: Department of Road Transport and Highways. Retrieved 10 February 2017.