Ramnagar, Purba Medinipur

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Ramnagar
রামনগর
Village
Ramnagar is located in West Bengal
Ramnagar
Ramnagar
Ramnagar is located in India
Ramnagar
Ramnagar
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 21°40′43.0″N 87°33′33.1″E / 21.678611°N 87.559194°E / 21.678611; 87.559194Coordinates: 21°40′43.0″N 87°33′33.1″E / 21.678611°N 87.559194°E / 21.678611; 87.559194
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Purba Medinipur
Population (2011)
 • Total 1,914
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 721441 (Ramnagar)
Telephone/STD code 03229
Lok Sabha constituency Kanthi
Vidhan Sabha constituency Ramnagar
Website purbamedinipur.gov.in

Ramnagar is a village, in Ramnagar I CD Block in Contai subdivision of Purba Medinipur district in the state of West Bengal, India.

CD Block HQ[edit]

The headquarters of Ramnagar I CD Block are located at Ramnagar.[1]

Demographics[edit]

As per 2011 Census of India Ramnagar had a total population of 1,914 of which 964 (50%) were males and 950 (50%) were females. Population below 6 years was 196. The total number of literates in Ramnagar was 1,580 (91.97% of the population over 6 years).[2]

Police station[edit]

Ramnagar police station is located at Talgachari. It has jurisdiction over Ramnagar I (part) and Ramnagar II CD Blocks. It covers an area of 286.02 km2 with a population of 309,836.[3]

Transport[edit]

SH 4 connecting Jhalda (in Purulia district) and Digha (in Purba Medinipur district) passes through Ramnagar.[4]Egra-Ramnagar Road meets SH 4 at Ramnagar.[5]

Ramnagar is a railway station on the Tamluk-Digha line,[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "District Census Handbook: Purba Medinipur" (PDF). Map of Purba Medinipur with CD Block HQs and Police Stations. Directorate of Census Operations, West Bengal, 2011. Retrieved 9 November 2016. 
  2. ^ "2011 Census – Primary Census Abstract Data Tables". West Bengal – District-wise. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 10 November 2016. 
  3. ^ "Ramnagar PS". Purba Medinipur District Police. Retrieved 10 November 2016. 
  4. ^ "List of State Highways in West Bengal". West Bengal Traffic Police. Retrieved 10 November 2016. 
  5. ^ Google maps
  6. ^ "68690 Digha-Mecheda Local". Time Table. indiarailinfo. Retrieved 10 November 2016.