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Subject: Egra subdivision, Shipur, Tamluk, Panskura, Haldia
Collection: Cities and Towns in Purba Medinipur District
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Town/ CD Block
Egra is located in West Bengal
Location in West Bengal, India
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Purba Medinipur
Elevation 11 m (36 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 25,180
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 721429
Telephone code 91 (0)3220
Lok Sabha constituency Medinipur, Kanthi
Vidhan Sabha constituency Egra, Kanthi Uttar
Website .in.govpurbamedinipur

Egra is headquarters of Egra subdivision in Purba Medinipur district in the state of West Bengal, India. it is a town with a municipality and community development blocks.


Egra is located at .[1] It has an average elevation of 11 metres (36 feet).afj u c liflgddyjvgukk


As of 2001 India census,[2] Egra had a population of 25,180. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Egra has an average literacy rate of 69%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 77%, and female literacy is 61%. In Egra, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age.


  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Egra
  2. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01. 
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