Ranibandh (community development block)

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রাণীবাঁধ সমষ্টি উন্নয়ন ব্লক
Community development block
Ranibandh is located in West Bengal
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 22°51′50″N 86°47′05″E / 22.8639200°N 86.7846070°E / 22.8639200; 86.7846070Coordinates: 22°51′50″N 86°47′05″E / 22.8639200°N 86.7846070°E / 22.8639200; 86.7846070
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Bankura
 • Total 428.40 km2 (165.41 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 104,317
 • Density 240/km2 (630/sq mi)
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Bankura
Vidhan Sabha constituency Ranibandh
Website bankura.gov.in

Ranibandh (community development block) is an administrative division in Khatra subdivision of Bankura district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Ranibandh police station serves this block. Headquarters of this block is at Ranibandh.[1][2]


Ranibandh is located at 22°51′50″N 86°47′05″E / 22.8639200°N 86.7846070°E / 22.8639200; 86.7846070.

Ranibandh community development block has an area of 428.40  km2.[2]

Gram panchayats[edit]

Gram panchayats of Ranibandh block/ panchayat samiti are: Ambikanagar, Barikul, Haludkanali, Puddi, Rajakata, Ranibandh, Routora and Rudra.[3]


As per 2001 census, Ranibandh block had a total population of 104,317, out of which 53,119 were males and 51198 were females. Ranibandh block registered a population growth of 11.27 per cent during the 1991-2001 decade. Decadal growth for the district was 13.79 per cent.[2] Decadal growth in West Bengal was 17.84 per cent.[4]


  1. ^ "Contact details of Block Development Officers". Bankura district. West Bengal Government. Retrieved 2011-04-01. 
  2. ^ a b c "Provisional population totals, West Bengal, Table 4, Bankura District". Census of India 2001. Census Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-04-01. 
  3. ^ "BRGF Allotment Order No. 16" (PDF). Bankura district. Government of West Bengal - Department of Panchayats & Rural Development. Retrieved 2011-04-01. 
  4. ^ "Provisional Population Totals, West Bengal. Table 4". Census of India 2001. Census Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-03-20.