Pursurah

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Pursurah
Village
Pursurah is located in West Bengal
Pursurah
Pursurah
Pursurah is located in India
Pursurah
Pursurah
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 22°50′30″N 87°57′37″E / 22.84167°N 87.96028°E / 22.84167; 87.96028Coordinates: 22°50′30″N 87°57′37″E / 22.84167°N 87.96028°E / 22.84167; 87.96028
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Hooghly
Government
 • Type Panchayati raj (India)
 • Body Gram panchayat
Population (2011)
 • Total 7,225
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
ISO 3166 code IN-WB
Vehicle registration WB
Website wb.gov.in

Pursurah (also spelled Pursura) is a village in Pursurah CD Block in Hooghly district in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is under Pursurah police station in Arambag subdivision.

Geography[edit]

Pursurah, the eponymouss CD Block headquarters, is located at 22°50′30″N 87°57′37″E / 22.84167°N 87.96028°E / 22.84167; 87.96028.[1]

Demographics[edit]

As per 2011 Census of India Pursura had a total population of 7,225 of which 3,681 (51%) were males and 3,544 (49%) were females. Population below 6 years was 767. The total number of literates in Pursura was 5,341 (82.70% of the population over 6 years).[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Pursurah Paschim para Primary School". Hooghly district. Wikimapia. Retrieved 10 June 2016. 
  2. ^ "C.D. Block Wise Primary Census Abstract Data(PCA)". 2011 census: West Bengal – District-wise CD Blocks. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 10 June 2016.