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Paschim Medinipur
( ADMINISTRATIVE SETUP - West Midnapore )


Country
India
State
West Bengal
Headquarters
Midnapore
Lok Sabha constituencies
Medinipur, Ghatal, Jhargram (ST) - all have assembly segments in adjoining districts, Arambagh - with one assembly segmant in the district
Assembly seats
Dantan, Nayagram, Gopiballavpur, Jhargram, Keshiary, Kharagpur Sadar, Narayangarh, Sabang, Pingla, Kharagpur, Debra, Daspur, Ghatal, Chandrakona, Garbeta, Salboni, Keshpur, Medinipur, Binpur
Area
9,345 km 2 (3,608 sq mi)
Population (2011) - Total
59,43,300
Density
640/km 2 (1,600/sq mi)
Urban
11.9 per cent
Literacy
79.04 per cent
Sex ratio
960
Major highways
NH 6, NH 60
Average annual precipitation
2,111 mm
 
 

Administrative subdivisions

The district comprises four subdivisions: Kharagpur, Medinipur Sadar, Ghatal and Jhargram. Kharagpur subdivision consists of Kharagpur municipality and ten community development blocks: Dantan–I, Dantan–II, Pingla, Kharagpur–I, Kharagpur–II, Sabang, Mohanpur, Narayangarh, Keshiari and Debra. Medinipur Sadar subdivision consists of Midnapore municipality and six community development blocks: Medinipur Sadar, Garhbeta–I, Garhbeta–II, Garhbeta–III, Keshpur and Shalboni. Ghatal subdivision consists of five municipalities (Ramjibanpur, Chandrakona, Kshirpai, Kharar and Ghatal) and five community development blocks: Chandrakona–I, Chandrakona–II, Daspur–I, Daspur–II and Ghatal. Jhargram subdivision consists of Jhargram municipality and eight community development blocks: Binpur–I, Binpur–II, Jamboni, Jhargram, Gopiballavpur–I, Gopiballavpur–II, Nayagram and Sankrail.

Midnapore is the district headquarters. There are 21 police stations, 29 development blocks, 8 municipalities and 290 gram panchayats in this district.

Other than municipality area, each subdivision contains community development blocks which in turn are divided into rural areas and census towns. In total there are 12 urban units: 8 municipalities and 4 census towns.

   

Kharagpur subdivision

  • One municipality: Kharagpur .
  • Dantan–I community development block consists of rural areas only with 9 gram panchayats.
  • Dantan–II community development block consists of rural areas only with 7 gram panchayats.
  • Pingla community development block consists of rural areas only with 10 gram panchayats.
  • Kharagpur–I community development block consists of rural areas with 7 gram panchayats and one census town: Kharagpur Railway Settlement .
  • Kharagpur–II community development block consists of rural areas only with 9 gram panchayats.
  • Sabang community development block consists of rural areas only with 13 gram panchayats.
  • Mohanpur community development block consists of rural areas only with 5 gram panchayats.
  • Narayangarh community development block consists of rural areas only with 16 gram panchayats.
  • Keshiari community development block consists of rural areas with 9 gram panchayats and one census town: Deuli .
  • Debra community development block consists of rural areas with 14 gram panchayats and one census town: Balichak .
Medinipur Sadar subdivision
  • One municipality: Midnapore .
  • Medinipur Sadar community development block consists of rural areas only with 9 gram panchayats.
  • Garhbeta–I community development block consists of rural areas only with 12 gram panchayats.
  • Garhbeta–II community development block consists of rural areas only with 10 gram panchayats.
  • Garhbeta–III community development block consists of rural areas with 8 gram panchayats and one census town: Durllabhganj .
  • Keshpur community development block consists of rural areas only with 15 gram panchayats.
  • Shalboni community development block consists of rural areas only with 10 gram panchayats.
Ghatal subdivision
  • Five municipalities: Ramjibanpur , Chandrakona , Khirpai , Kharar and Ghatal .
  • Chandrakona–I community development block consists of rural areas only with 6 gram panchayats.
  • Chandrakona–II community development block consists of rural areas only with 6 gram panchayats.
  • Daspur–I community development block consists of rural areas only with 10 gram panchayats.
  • Daspur–II community development block consists of rural areas only with 14 gram panchayats.
  • Ghatal community development block consists of rural areas only with 12 gram panchayats.
Jhargram subdivision
  • One municipality: Jhargram .
  • Binpur–I community development block consists of rural areas only with 10 gram panchayats.
  • Binpur–II community development block consists of rural areas only with 10 gram panchayats.
  • Jamboni community development block consists of rural areas only with 10 gram panchayats.
  • Jhargram community development block consists of rural areas only with 13 gram panchayats.
  • Gopiballavpur–I community development block consists of rural areas only with 7 gram panchayats.
  • Gopiballavpur–II community development block consists of rural areas only with 7 gram panchayats.
  • Nayagram community development block consists of rural areas only with 12 gram panchayats.
  • Sankrail community development block consists of rural areas only with 10 gram panchayats.

According to the 2011 census Paschim Medinipur district has a population of 5,943,300, roughly equal to the nation of Eritrea or the US state of Missouri. This gives it a ranking of 14th in India (out of a total of 640). The district has a population density of 636 inhabitants per square kilometre (1,650 /sq mi) . Its population growth rate over the decade 2001-2011 was 14.44%. Paschim Medinipur has a sex ratio of 960 females for every 1000 males, and a literacy rate of 79.04%.

BLOCKS IN PASCHIM MEDINIPUR

BINPUR-I

Name of the BDO : Dr. Abhijit Samanta. Telephone Number(Office): 03221-263260 Mobile Number : Mob No. - 8348691757 E-mail ID : bdolalgarh@gmail.com

BINPUR-II

Name of the BDO : Sarvodaya Kumar Saha Telephone Number(Office): 03221-253240 Mobile Number : 8348691758 E-mail ID : binpur2@gmail.com

CHANDRAKONA-I

Name of the BDO : Surojit Bhar . Telephone Number(Office): 03225-260235 Mobile Number : 8348691762 E-mail ID : chandrakona1@rediffmail.com

CHANDRAKONA-II

Name of the BDO : Gouri Sankar Bhattacharyya lephone Number(Office): 03225-266239 Mobile Number : 8348691763, 9830530432 E-mail ID : bdockn2@gmail.com

DANTAN-I

Name of the BDO : Sri Jyoti Ghosh Telephone Number(Office): 03229-253234 Mobile Number : 9475541035 E-mail ID :bdo@dantan1.in

DANTAN-II

Name of the BDO :Runu Roy Telephone Number(Office): 03229-259257 Mobile Number : 8348691747 E-mail ID : bdodan2@gmail.com

DASPUR-I

Name of the BDO : Smt Roshni Sarkar Telephone Number(Office) : 03225-254235 Mobile Number : 9830893181 E-mail ID : kishalaybhowmick@gmail.com

DASPUR-II

Name of the BDO : Modassar Molla Telephone Number(Office) : 03225-248366 Mobile Number : 9933449609 E-mail ID : bdodasp2@gmail.com

DEBRA

Name of the BDO : Smt Malabika Khatua Telephone Number(Office) : 03222-244273 Mobile Number : 9434030727 E-mail ID :bdodebra@rediffmail.com

GARHBETA-I

Name of the BDO : BIMAL KUMAR SHARMA Telephone Number(Office) : 03227-265053 Mobile Number : 8348691738 E-mail ID : bdo.garh1@gmail.com

GARHBETA-II

Name of the BDO : Sri Bikram Chatterjee Telephone Number(Office) : 03227-288237 Mobile Number : 9831567672 E-mail ID : garhbeta2@gmail.com

GARHBETA-III

Name of the BDO : Susovan MandalTelephone Number(Office) : 03227-282274 Mobile Number : 8348691740 E-mail ID :bdogarhbeta3@gmail.com

GHATAL

Name of the BDO : SANJAY PANDITTelephone Number(Office) : 03225-255047 Mobile Number : 8348691759 E-mail ID : bdoghatal@rediffmail.com

GOPIBALLAVPUR-I

Name of the BDO : Sri Amit Seth Telephone Number(Office) : 03221-266240 Mobile Number : 9903271919 E-mail ID : bdogopi1@gmail.com

GOPIBALLAVPUR-II

Name of the BDO : Sri Pranabesh Mondal Telephone Number(Office) : 03221-261240 Mobile Number : 8348691754 E-mail ID : bdogopi2@gmail.com

JAMBONI

Name of the BDO : Sri Dip Bhaduri Telephone Number(Office) : 03221-268249 Mobile Number : 8348691755 E-mail ID : bdojamboni@gmail.com

JHARGRAM

Name of the BDO : Anirban Bose Telephone Number(Office) : 03221-255071 Mobile Number : 8348691751 E-mail ID : bdojhargram@gmail.com

KESHIARY

Name of the BDO : Sri ASIM KR. NEOGI lephone Number(Office) : 03229-252236 Mobile Number : 9932638009 E-mail ID : bdo_keshiary@rediffmail.com

KESHPUR

Name of the BDO : Sri Indrajit Sarkar Telephone Number(Office) : 03227-250248 Mobile Number : 9434744491 E-mail ID : keshpurbdo@gmail.com

KHARAGPUR-I

Name of the BDO : Sri Subesh Bera Telephone Number(Office) : 03222-291032 Mobile Number : 9434005909 E-mail ID : kgp1ps@gmail.com

KHARAGPUR-II

Name of the BDO : Soma Das W.B.C.S(EXE) Telephone Number(Office) : 03222-247235 Mobile Number : 9434145944 E-mail ID : kgp2.madpur@gmail.com

MIDNAPORE SADAR

Name of the BDO : Ritwick Hazra,WBCS(EXE) Tlephone Number(Office) : 03222-275211 Mobile Number : 8348691735 E-mail ID :bdomidsadar@gmail.com

MOHANPUR

Name of the BDO : Sri Suniti Kr. Mukhopadhyay Telephone Number(Office) : 03220-232239 Mobile Number : 9733559848 E-mail ID : bdo_mohanpur@rediffmail.com

NARAYANGARH

Name of the BDO : LEENA MONDAL Telephone Number(Office) : 03229-255229 Mobile Number : 9434403232 E-mail ID : bdonarayangarh@rediffmail.com

NAYAGRAM

Name of the BDO : Tapas Kumar Bhattacharya Telephone Number(Office) : 03223-267206 Mobile Number : 8116939639 E-mail ID : bdonayagram@yahoo.com

PINGLA

Name of the BDO : Anindita Roy Chowdhury Telephone Number(Office) : 03222-238542 Mobile Number : Mobile No- 9874306618 E-mail ID : pinglablock@gmail.com

SABONG

Name of the BDO: Bikash Majumder : Telephone Number(Office) : 03222-249232 Mobile Number :8348691744 6 : E-mail ID: bdosabang@gmail.com

SALBONI

Name of the BDO : Sri Jayanta Biswas.(WBCS-EXE) Telephone Number(Office) : 03227-285229 Mobile Number : 8900160146 E-mail ID : bdosalboni@gmail.com

SANKRAIL

Name of the BDO : Sri Sourav Chatterjee Telephone Number(Office) : 03223-268248 Mobile Number : 7407895515 E-mail ID : bdo.sankrail@gmail.com

MIDNAPORE - KHARAGPUR
DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY

Name of the Head of Office
Chairman, Midnapore Kharagpur Development Authority
Designation of the HOD:
Principal Secretary
UD Department
Address of the Office
Sahid Kshudiram Zilla Parikalpana Bhavan ,(2nd Floor)
Zilla Parishad Complex, Midnapore
P.O.- Midnapore, Dist – Paschim Medinipur
Phone No.
03222-261739
Name of the SPIO, i.r.t. RTI
Smt. Indrani Saha, WBCS (Exe.)
Ex-Officio, Deputy Secretary, UD, Department
Phone No & e-mail id of SPIO
033-23349394
Acts, Statutes, Rules, administered by the Office
i)WB T & CP, Act, 1979 & the Relevant Rules,
ii) WB Municipal Act, 1973, 
iii) WB Municipal Building Rules,
iv) Building Architectural Control Regulation of MKDA, v) WB Panchayet Act, 1973 & Rules,
vi) WB Land Reforms Act, 1955 & Rules,
vii) Land Acquisition Act, 1895 & L.A.Manual,
viii) Public Demand Recovery Act etc,
ix) PWD, Manual etc

RIGHT TO INFORMATION

Name of the PIO
Sri Sudipta Debnath, WBCS(Exe)
Contact Details
03222-274425 (Extn. 454)
Name of appellate authority
Sri R Arjun, I.A.S   ADM(General)
Contact No. with e-mail ID
03222 275455
admg09@gmail.com

DISTRICT AT A GLANCE

Description Year Unit Particulars
1 2 3 4
Administrative set UP :
District Head Quarters: Medinipur
Sub-division 2007 Number 4
Police Station " " 28
Inhabited Villages 2001 " 7580
Mouza " " 8701
Municipal Corporation 2007 " -
Municipality " " 8
Block " " 29
Panchayat Samity " " 29
Gram Panchayat " " 290
Gram Sansad " " 3491
Area and Population:
Area 2001 Sq.K.M. 9786.00(P)
Population " Number 5193411
Density of population " per sq. k.m 531
Percentage of population:
Male " Per cent 50.99
Female " " 49.01
Rural " " 88.10
Urban " " 11.90
Climate
Annual rainfall 2007 m.m. 2111
Temperature :
Maximum " Degree Celsius 42
Minimum " " 10
Workers :
Total workers 2001 Per cent 41.04
Non-workers " " 58.96
Agriculture and Irrigation:
Cropped area 2006-07 Hectares 555.62
Percentage of irrigated area " Per cent 77.05
Cultivated area
Yield rate of Rice " Kg. per hec. 2598
Medical facilities:
Hospitals & Health Centres 2007 Number 244
Sub-Centres 2006-07 " 908
Family welfare centres " " 47
Total beds 2007 " 4782
Beds per lakh of Population " " 92
Educational Institutions :
Primary 2006-07 " 4668
Middle " " 110
High " " 389
Higher Secondary " " 264
General College " " 21
University(Gen. & Tech.) " " 1
Literates: Male 2001 Per cent 81.30
Female " " 59.10
Total " " 70.40
Industry:
Registered Working factories 2007 Number 351(P)(C)
Small Industrial Establishments
Registered under C.& 5.5.1 .. Upto Sept. 2006 " 38566 (C)
Micro, small & Medium Enterprises Oct. 2006 - Mar 2007 " 206
Employment in:
State Govt. Offices As on 31.12.2007 " 19771(P)
Registered Working factories 2007 " 38231(P) (C)
Smallindustrial Establishments
Registered under C. & 5.5.1. Upto Sept. 2006 " 193183 (C)
Micro, small & Medium Enterprises Oct. 2006 - Mar 2007 " 2474
Employment Situation:
Applicants on live-register 2006 " 478747
Electricity : .
Mouzas electrified 2006-07 " 5169
Consumption of electricity " '000 Kwh 750027
Co-operative Societies :
Societies " Number 2131
Members " " 639197
Working Capital " '000 Rs 12718430
Commercial Bank June 2007 Number 298
Transport & Communication:
Post Offices 2006-07 Number 1420 (C)
Post & Telegraph Offices(Combined) " " 230 (C.)
Road Length:
Surfaced " K.M. 9716
Un-surfaced " " 17406
Number of registered Motor vehicles " Number 163710
Finance:
Net collection from small savings " Rs. 2664018
Total revenue " " 1808442

 

 
 
 
 
 
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