Jamboni (community development block)

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Jamboni
জামবনি সমষ্টি উন্নয়ন ব্লক
community development block
Jamboni is located in West Bengal
Jamboni
Jamboni
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 22°27′04″N 86°52′44″E / 22.451°N 86.879°E / 22.451; 86.879Coordinates: 22°27′04″N 86°52′44″E / 22.451°N 86.879°E / 22.451; 86.879
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Paschim Medinipur
Area
 • Total 326.60 km2 (126.10 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 101,715
 • Density 310/km2 (810/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Jhargram
Vidhan Sabha constituency Binpur
Website paschimmedinipur.gov.in

Jamboni (community development block) is an administrative division in Jhargram subdivision of Paschim Medinipur district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Jamboni police station serve this block. Headquarters of this block is at Gidhni.[1][2]

Geography[edit]

Gidhni is located at 22°27′04″N 86°52′44″E / 22.451°N 86.879°E / 22.451; 86.879.

Jamboni community development block has an area of 326.60  km2.[2]

Gram panchayats[edit]

Gram panchayats of Jamboni block/ panchayat samiti are: Chichra, Chikligarh, Dharsa, Dhubri, Gidhni, Jamboni, Kapgari, Kenddangri and Parihati.[3]

Demographics[edit]

As per 2001 census, Jamboni block had a total population of 101,715, out of which 51,868 were males and 49,847 were females. Jamboni block registered a population growth of 12.83 per cent during the 1991-2001 decade. Decadal growth for the combined Midnapore district was 14.87 per cent.[2] Decadal growth in West Bengal was 17.45 per cent.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Contact details of Block Development Officers". Paschim Medinipur district. West Bengal Government. Retrieved 2011-04-10. 
  2. ^ a b c "Provisional population totals, West Bengal, Table 4, (erstwhile) Medinipur District". Census of India 2001. Census Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-04-10. 
  3. ^ "Allocation of 3rd SFC (untied) Fund" (PDF). Paschim Medinipur district. Government of West Bengal - Department of Panchayats & Rural Development. Retrieved 2011-04-10. 
  4. ^ "Provisional Population Totals, West Bengal. Table 4". Census of India 2001, Medinipur district. Census Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-03-20.