Haringhata

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Haringhata
Haringhata is located in West Bengal
Haringhata
Haringhata
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 22°57′N 88°34′E / 22.95°N 88.57°E / 22.95; 88.57Coordinates: 22°57′N 88°34′E / 22.95°N 88.57°E / 22.95; 88.57
Country India
StateWest Bengal
DistrictNadia
Government
 • MLANilima Nag
Elevation
10 m (30 ft)
Population
(2011)
 • Total43,989
Languages
 • OfficialBengali, English
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
7412 4 9
Telephone code91 3473
Sex ratio924 /
Lok Sabha constituencyBangaon
Vidhan Sabha constituencyHaringhata
Websitenadia.nic.in
CD Block

Haringhata is a municipal or statutory town in Kalyani subdivision of Nadia district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Geography[edit]

Haringhata is located at 22°57′N 88°34′E / 22.95°N 88.57°E / 22.95; 88.57.[1] It has an average elevation of 10 metres (33 feet).

Municipality[edit]

Haringhata, earlier a census town, was created a municipality in 2015.[2]

Police station[edit]

Haringhata police station has jurisdiction over Haringhata CD Block.[3][4]The total area covered by the police station is 170 km2 and the population covered is 229,825 (2001 census).[5]

Demographics[edit]

As per the 2011 Census of India, Haringhata had a total population of 3,989, of which 1,971 (49%) were males and 2,018 (51%) were females. Population below 6 years was 465. The total number of literates in Haringhata was 2,766 (78.49% of the population over 6 years).[6]

Economy[edit]

The Reliance group have evinced interest in the Haringhata Dairy.[7] They have plans to enter the food business.[8] Consultants have recommended that four government dairies be placed in the joint sector.[9]

Haringhata Forest beside Dairy farm. Nadia

Education[edit]

References[edit]

A. Kolkata Metropolitan Area

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Haringhata
  2. ^ "Harighata Municipality". HM. Retrieved 10 December 2017.
  3. ^ "District Statistical Handbook 2014 Nadia". Table 2.1. Department of Statistics and Programme Implementation, Government of West Bengal. Archived from the original on 29 July 2017. Retrieved 17 May 2017.
  4. ^ "Nadia District Police". Police Unit. West Bengal Police. Retrieved 17 May 2017.
  5. ^ "Chakdaha Police Station Details". Nadia Police. Retrieved 17 May 2017.
  6. ^ "2011 Census – Primary Census Abstract Data Tables". West Bengal – District-wise. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 18 May 2017.
  7. ^ The Telegraph 2 September 2006
  8. ^ The Economic Times 14 November 2006
  9. ^ The Statesman 20 December 2006
  10. ^ indiastudycenter.com/univ/states/wb/Bidhan-Chandra-Krishi-Viswavidyalay/default.asp
  11. ^ "Indian Institute of Science Education and Research". IISER Kolkata. Retrieved 4 October 2018.
  12. ^ "Haringhata Mahavidyalaya". HM. Retrieved 26 May 2017.
  13. ^ "Haringhata Mahavidyalaya". College Admission. Retrieved 26 May 2017.
  14. ^ "WBUT". wbut.ac.in.