Khandaghosh

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Khandaghosh
খণ্ডঘোষ
Village
Khandaghosh is located in West Bengal
Khandaghosh
Khandaghosh
Khandaghosh is located in India
Khandaghosh
Khandaghosh
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 23°12′56.4″N 87°41′23.0″E / 23.215667°N 87.689722°E / 23.215667; 87.689722Coordinates: 23°12′56.4″N 87°41′23.0″E / 23.215667°N 87.689722°E / 23.215667; 87.689722
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Purba Bardhaman
Population (2011)
 • Total 7,717
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 713142 (Khandaghosh)
Telephone/STD code 03451
Lok Sabha constituency Bishnupur
Vidhan Sabha constituency Khandaghosh
Website bardhaman.gov.in

Khandaghosh is a village in Khandaghosh CD Block in Bardhaman Sadar South subdivision of Purba Bardhaman district in the state of West Bengal, India.

Police station[edit]

Khandaghosh police station has jurisdiction over Khandaghosh CD Block. The area covered is 256.13 km2.[1][2]

Demographics[edit]

As per the 2011 Census of India Khandaghosh had a total population of 7,717, of which 3,198 (52%) were males and 3,799 (48%) were females. Population below 6 years was 794. The total number of literates in Khandaghosh was 4,736 (68.41% of the population over 6 years).[3]

Transport[edit]

The State Highway 8 (West Bengal) running from Santaldih (in Purulia district) to Majhdia (in Nadia district) passes through Khandaghosh.[4] The road is locally known as Bardhaman-Bankura Road.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "District Statistical Handbook 2014 Burdwan". Table 2.1. Department of Statistics and Programme Implementation, Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 26 February 2017. 
  2. ^ "Burdwan District Police". Police Station. West Bengal Police. Retrieved 26 February 2017. 
  3. ^ "2011 Census – Primary Census Abstract Data Tables". West Bengal – District-wise. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 18 February 2017. 
  4. ^ "List of State Highways in West Bengal". West Bengal Traffic Police. Retrieved 27 February 2017.