Morgram

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Morgram
মোড়গ্রাম
Village
Morgram is located in West Bengal
Morgram
Morgram
Morgram is located in India
Morgram
Morgram
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 24°18′N 88°02′E / 24.3°N 88.03°E / 24.3; 88.03Coordinates: 24°18′N 88°02′E / 24.3°N 88.03°E / 24.3; 88.03
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Murshidabad
Government
 • Type Panchayati raj (India)
 • Body Gram panchayat
Elevation 23 m (75 ft)
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
ISO 3166 code IN-WB
Vehicle registration WB
Lok Sabha constituency Jangipur
Vidhan Sabha constituency Sagardighi
Website wb.gov.in

Morgram (also spelt Moregram) is a village and gram panchayat under Sagardighi community development block and police station in Jangipur subdivision of Murshidabad district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Geography[edit]

Morgram is located at 24°18′N 88°02′E / 24.3°N 88.03°E / 24.3; 88.03

Villages in Morgram gram panchayat are: Morgram, Dumaipur, Gangadda, Udaynagar, Sitalpara, Kharugram, Buzrak Fatepur, Pauli, Thakurpara, Ekrakhi, Bhola, Kaiar, Saorail, Gokulta, Chak Mathurpur, Surjyapur, Bhurkunda, and Nachna.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Morgram had a population of 3,454 out of which 1,971 belonged to scheduled castes.[1]

Transport[edit]

Morgam is on NH 12 (old numbering NH 34). Morgram is one end terminus for NH 14, (old numbering NH 60), of which Panagarh–Morgram Highway is a part.[2]

The State Highway 7 (West Bengal) passes through Morgram.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "CENSUS DATA District Name :MURSHIDABAD(07) Block Name :Sagardighi". West Bengal Govt. Retrieved 2009-01-26. [dead link]
  2. ^ "Rationalisation of Numbering Systems of National Highways" (PDF). New Delhi: Department of Road Transport and Highways. Retrieved 7 February 2017. 
  3. ^ "List of State Highways in West Bengal". West Bengal Traffic Police. Retrieved 15 October 2016.