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Kharagpur subdivision

Kharagpur subdivision
খড়গপুর মহকুমা
subdivision
Kharagpur subdivision is located in West Bengal
Kharagpur subdivision
Kharagpur subdivision
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates:
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Paschim Medinipur
Headquarters Kharagpur
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
ISO 3166 code ISO 3166-2:IN

Kharagpur subdivision is a subdivision of the Paschim Medinipur district in the state of West Bengal, India. It consists of Kharagpur municipality and ten community development blocks: Dantan–I, Dantan–II, Pingla, Kharagpur–I, Kharagpur–II, Sabang, Mohanpur, Narayangarh, Keshiari and Debra. The ten blocks contain three census towns and 99 gram panchayats. The subdivision has its headquarters at Kharagpur.

Area

Apart from the Kharagpur municipality, the subdivision contains three census towns and rural areas of 99 gram panchayats under ten community development blocks: Dantan–I, Dantan–II, Pingla, Kharagpur–I, Kharagpur–II, Sabang, Mohanpur, Narayangarh, Keshiari and Debra.[1] The three census towns are: Kharagpur Railway Settlement, Deuli and Balichak.[2]

Blocks

Dantan–I block

Rural area under Dantan–I block consists of nine gram panchayats, viz. Ainkola, Chak Ismailpur, Monoharpur, Alikosha, Dantan–I, Salikotha, Angua, Datan–II and Tarurui.[1] There is no urban area under this block.[2] Dantan police station serves this block.[3] Headquarters of this block is in Dantan.[4]

Dantan–II block

Rural area under Dantan–II block consists of seven gram panchayats, viz. Haripur, Porolda, Sauri Kotbar, Turka, Jenkapur, Sabra and Talda.[1] There is no urban area under this block.[2] Dantan and Belda police stations serve this block.[3] Headquarters of this block is in Khakurdah.[4]

Pingla block

Rural area under Pingla block consists of ten gram panchayats, viz. Dhaneswarpur, Jalchak–II, Kshirai, Pindurui, Gobordhanpur, Jamna, Kusumda, Jalchak–I, Karkai and Maligram.[1] There is no urban area under this block.[2] Pingla police station serves this block.[3] Headquarters of this block is in Pingla.[4]

Kharagpur–I block

Rural area under Kharagpur–I block consists of seven gram panchayats, viz. Arjuni, Gopali, Kalaikunda, Vetia, Barkola, Hariatara and Khelarh.[1] Urban area under this block consists of one census town: Kharagpur Railway Settlement.[2] Kharagpur police station serves this block.[3] Headquarters of this block is in Matkatpur.[4]

Kharagpur–II block

Rural area under Kharagpur–II block consists of nine gram panchayats, viz. Chakmakampur, Kaliara–II, Paparara–I, Changual, Lachhmapur, Paparara–II, Kaliara–I, Palsya and Sankoa.[1] There is no urban area under this block.[2] Kharagpur police station serves this block.[3] Headquarters of this block is in Madpur.[4]

Sabang block

Rural area under Sabang block consists of 13 gram panchayats, viz. Balpai, Danrra, Nawgaon, Bhemua, Bishnupur, Dashgram, Narayanbarh, Bural, Debhog, Sabang, Chaulkuri, Mohar and Sharta.[1] There is no urban area under this block.[2] Sabang police station serves this block.[3] Headquarters of this block is in Sabang.[4]

Mohanpur block

Rural area under Mohanpur block consists of five gram panchayats, viz. Mohanpur, Sautia, Tanua, Neelda and Shialsai.[1] There is no urban area under this block.[2] Mohanpur police station serves this block.[3] Headquarters of this block is in Mohanpur.[4]

Narayangarh block

Rural area under Narayangarh block consists of 16 gram panchayats, viz. Bakhrabad, Hemchandra, Manya, Pakurseni, Belda–I, Khursi, Mokrampur, Ranisarai, Belda–II, Kunarpur, Narayangarh, Tutranga, Gramraj, Kushbasan, Narma and Kashipur.[1] There is no urban area under this block.[2] Natarayangarh and Belda police stations serve this block.[3] Headquarters of this block is in Belda.[4]

Keshiari block

Rural area under Keshiari block consists of nine gram panchayats, viz. Baghasthi, Keshiari, Lalua, Gaganeswar, Khajra, Nachipur, Ghritagram, Kusumpur and Santrapur.[1] Urban area under this block consists of one census town: Deuli.[2] Keshiari police station serves this block.[3] Headquarters of this block is in Keshiari.[4]

Debra block

Rural area under Debra block consists of 14 gram panchayats, viz. Bhabanipur, Duan–I, Khanamohan, Satyapur, Bharatpur, Duan–II, Malighati, Snarpur–Loyada, Debra–I, Golgram, Radhamohanpur–I, Debra–II, Jalimanda, Radhamohanpur–II.[1] Urban area under this block consists of one census town: Balichak.[2] Debra police station serves this block.[3] Headquarters of this block is in Balichak.[4]

Legislative segments

As per order of the Delimitation Commission in respect of the delimitation of constituencies in West Bengal:[5]

  • The area under the Kharagpur municipality and the census town of Kharagpur Railway Settlement under the Kharagpur–I block will together form the Kharagpur Sadar assembly constituency of West Bengal.
  • The Dantan–II block, the Mohanpur block and the Chak Ismailpur gram panchayat under the Dantan–I block will together form the Dantan assembly constituency.
  • The other eight gram panchayats under the Dantan–I block and the area under the Keshiari block will together form the Keshiary assembly constituency.
  • Area under the Narayangarh block will define the domain of the Narayangarh assembly constituency.
  • Area under the Debra block will define the domain of the Debra assembly constituency.
  • The Sabang block and three gram panchayats under the Pingla block — Jalchak–I, Jalchak–II and Maligram — will form the Sabang assembly constituency.
  • All the other seven gram panchayat of the Pingla block and the area under the Kharagpur–II block will together define the Pingla assembly constituency.
  • The area under the Kharagpur–I block will be part of the domain of the Kharagpur assembly constituency.
  • The Keshiary constituency will be reserved for Scheduled tribes (ST) candidates.
  • The constituencies of Dantan, Keshiary, Kharagpur Sadar, Narayangarh and Kharagpur will be assembly segments of the Medinipur (Lok Sabha constituency).
  • The constituencies of Sabang, Pingla and Debra will be assembly segments of the Ghatal (Lok Sabha constituency).

References

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k "Directory of District, Sub division, Panchayat Samiti/ Block and Gram Panchayats in West Bengal, March 2008". West Bengal. National Informatics Centre, India. 2008-03-19. Retrieved 2008-12-24. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k "District Wise List of Statutory Towns( Municipal Corporation,Municipality,Notified Area and Cantonment Board) , Census Towns and Outgrowths, West Bengal, 2001". Census of India, Directorate of Census Operations, West Bengal. Retrieved 2008-12-24. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "List of Districts/C.D.Blocks/ Police Stations with Code No., Number of G.Ps and Number of Mouzas". Census of India, Directorate of Census Operations, West Bengal. Retrieved 2008-12-24. 
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "Contact details of Block Development Officers". Paschim Medinipur district. Panchayats and Rural Development Department, Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 2008-12-27. 
  5. ^ "Press Note, Delimitation Commission" (PDF). Assembly Constituencies in West Bengal. Delimitation Commission. pp. 18, 25. Retrieved 2009-01-21. 
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