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Murarisha Chowmatha
Market on roadside from South to North view
Market on roadside from South to North view
Murarisha is located in West Bengal
Location in West Bengal, India
Murarisha is located in India
Murarisha (India)
Coordinates: 22°34′25″N 88°50′30″E / 22.57361°N 88.84167°E / 22.57361; 88.84167Coordinates: 22°34′25″N 88°50′30″E / 22.57361°N 88.84167°E / 22.57361; 88.84167
Country India
StateWest Bengal
DistrictNorth 24 Parganas district
 • MPIdris Ali
 • MLAATM Abdullah[2]
Above sea level
7 m (23 ft)
 • Total5,659[1]
 • OfficialBengali, English
Time zoneUTC5:30 (Indian Standard Time (IST))
Postal Index Number (PIN)
Telephone code91, 3217
Vehicle registrationWB26
Lok Sabha constituencyBasirhat
Vidhan Sabha constituencyHasnabad (Vidhan Sabha constituency)
DivisionPresidency division

Murarisaha or Murarisha Chowmatha(most of the time uses) is a village and a gram panchayat located in Hasnabad CD Block in Basirhat subdivision of the district of North 24 Parganas in the state of West Bengal in India.

It is a junction of four roads and thus joining of this four side roads it has been called Chowmatha. Chowmatha is stood on a proper market of this great junction.


Murarisha’ is a mixed or hybrid word but it is related to a specific person. Here something can be guessed about this short word ‘murarisha’. The first part of this word ‘murari’must be a gender of male and is related to a famous person’s name of the ancient time but it was not noted with lack of collection of the histories of those eras. The word '‘murari’' is an ancient part of peoples’ names often used those time to identify their majority of great work and powerful strength like such a word Sultan. And the second part of this word ‘'sha’' is the title of name of a person to identify the cast and class.


The weather of Murarisha is similar to other places in West Bengal, with a tropical climate, specifically a tropical wet and dry climate(Aw) under the Köppen climate classification, with seven months of dryness and peak of rains in July. The cooler season from December to February is followed by the summer season from March to June. The period from June to about the end of September constitutes the south-west monsoon season, and October and November form the post-monsoon season. Between June and September, the south west monsoon rains lash the village. Pre-monsoon showers are received in May. Occasionally, north-east monsoon showers occur in October and November.

The maximum annual rainfall ever recorded was 1500 mm for every year. The highest rainfall recorded in a single day was 850 mm. The average total annual rainfall is 1500 mm. The average annual temperature is 32 °C, and the average maximum temperature is 35 °C, while the average minimum temperature is 28 °C. In the summer the temperature is up to 35 °C, but in winter it drops to approximately 10 °C. Annual rainfall is about 1500 mm.

Geographical state[edit]

It belongs to Presidency division. It is located 55 km towards East from District headquarters Barasat. It is also 65 km from State capital Kolkata.[3]


As per 2011 census it had a population of about 5659 persons living in around 1006 households.[4]

For language and religion information see Hasnabad


Murarisha can be reached through various ways. It can be reached from major city Kolkata through Taki road. Murarisha is just 11 km from Basirhat railway station to reach. Hasnabad railway station, Taki Road Railway Station are the nearby railway stations to Murarisha village. However Sealdah and Howrah Junction railway stations are major railway station 65 km near to Murarisha. Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport is 54 km from Murarisha.[5].it also can be reach from kolkata by bus from razabazar CTC stands,these bus run through the line of ghatakpukur-malanchow-chowmatha,it takes near 2.10hours.


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