Taldangra (community development block)

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Taldangra
তালডাংরা
Community development block
সমষ্টি উন্নয়ন ব্লক
Taldangra is located in West Bengal
Taldangra
Taldangra
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 23°01′N 87°07′E / 23.02°N 87.11°E / 23.02; 87.11Coordinates: 23°01′N 87°07′E / 23.02°N 87.11°E / 23.02; 87.11
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Bankura
Area
 • Total 349.70 km2 (135.02 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 128,748
 • Density 370/km2 (950/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Bankura, Bishnupur
Vidhan Sabha constituency Taldangra, Bishnupur
Website bankura.gov.in

Taldangra is a community development block that forms an administrative division in Khatra subdivision of Bankura district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Geography[edit]

Taldangra is located at 23°01′N 87°07′E / 23.02°N 87.11°E / 23.02; 87.11.

Taldangra CD Block has an area of 349.70  km2.[1]

Gram panchayats[edit]

Gram panchayats of Taldangra block/ panchayat samiti are: Amdangra, Bibarda, Fulmati, Harmasra, Khalagram, Panchmura, Saltora, Satmouli and Taldangra.[2]

Demographics[edit]

As per 2001 census, Taldangra block had a total population of 128,748, out of which 65,679 were males and 63,069 were females. Taldangra block registered a population growth of 15.39 per cent during the 1991-2001 decade. Decadal growth for the district was 13.79 per cent.[1] Decadal growth in West Bengal was 17.84 per cent.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Provisional population totals, West Bengal, Table 4, Bankura District". Census of India 2001. Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 28 September 2011. Retrieved 18 August 2016. 
  2. ^ "Directory of District, Subdivision, Panchayat Samiti/ Block and Gram Panchayats in West Bengal". Bankura - Revised in March 2008. Panchayats and Rural Development Department, Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 27 August 2016. 
  3. ^ "Provisional Population Totals, West Bengal. Table 4". Census of India 2001. Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 27 September 2007. Retrieved 17 July 2016.