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Chanditala is located in West Bengal
Location in West Bengal, India
Chanditala is located in India
Chanditala (India)
Coordinates: 22°41′27″N 88°15′58″E / 22.6909°N 88.2662°E / 22.6909; 88.2662Coordinates: 22°41′27″N 88°15′58″E / 22.6909°N 88.2662°E / 22.6909; 88.2662
Country India
StateWest Bengal
Nearest CitySerampore
 • BodyGram panchayat
 • Total3,984
 • OfficialBengali, English
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
ISO 3166 codeIN-WB
Vehicle registrationWB
Lok Sabha constituencySerampore
Vidhan Sabha constituencyChanditala

Chanditala is a village in Chanditala II community development block of Srirampore subdivision in Hooghly District in the Indian state of West Bengal.[1]


Cities and towns in Chanditala I, Chanditala II and Jangipara CD Blocks in Srirampore subdivision in Hooghly district
M: municipal city/ town, CT: census town, R: rural/ urban centre,
Owing to space constraints in the small map, the actual locations in a larger map may vary slightly


Chanditala is located at 22°41′27″N 88°15′58″E / 22.6909°N 88.2662°E / 22.6909; 88.2662.

Police station[edit]

Chanditala police station has jurisdiction over the Chanditala I CD Block and a part of Chanditala II CD Block.[2][3]

CD Block HQ[edit]

The headquarters of Chanditala II CD Block are located at Chanditala.[4]


Srirampore subdivision is the most urbanized of the subdivisions in Hooghly district. 73.13% of the population in the subdivision is urban and 26.88% is rural. The subdivision has 6 municipalities and 34 census towns. The municipalities are: Uttarpara Kotrung Municipality, Konnagar Municipality, Serampore Municipality, Baidyabati Municipality, Rishra Municipality and Dankuni Municipality. Amongst the CD Blocks in the subdivision, Uttarapara Serampore (census towns shown in a separate map) had 76% urban population, Chanditala I 42%, Chanditala II 69% and Jangipara 7% (census towns shown in the map above).[5][6] All places marked in the map are linked in the larger full screen map.

Gram panchayat[edit]

Villages and census towns in Chanditala gram panchayat are: Bamandanga, Benipur, Chanditala, Kalachhara and Pairagachha.[7]


As per the 2011 Census of India, Chanditala had a total population of 3,984 of which 2,059 (52%) were males and 1,925 (48%) were females. Population below 6 years was 335. The total number of literates in Chanditala was 3,119 (85.48% of the population over 6 years).[6]


  • Railway

The nearest railway station is Gobra on Howrah-Bardhaman chord of Kolkata Suburban Railway network.

  • Road

The main road is SH 15-(Ahilyabai Holkar Road). It is the main artery of the town and it is connected to NH 19 (old number NH 2).

  • CTC Bus Route

E-13/1 (Rabindra Sadan-Jangipara)
E-14 (Victoria House-Furfurasharif)
Arambagh Bus Terminal
E-13 (Esplanade Bus Terminus-Arambagh Bus Terminal)

  • Private Bus Route

26 (Champadanga-Bonhooghly)

26C (Jagatballavpur-Bonhooghly)

57A (Chanditala-Howrah Station)


Chanditala Rural Hospital has 30 beds.[9]


  1. ^ "Mouza Information". Land & Land Reforms Department, Government of West Bengal. Archived from the original on 22 December 2016. Retrieved 16 October 2018.
  2. ^ "District Statistical Handbook 2014 Hooghly". Tables 2.1, 2.2. Department of Statistics and Programme Implementation, Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 15 October 2018.
  3. ^ "Hooghly District Police". West Bengal Police. Retrieved 20 June 2017.
  4. ^ "District Census Handbook: Hugli, Series-20, Part XIIA" (PDF). Map of Hooghly district with CD Block HQs and Police Stations (on the fifth page). Directorate of Census Operations, West Bengal, 2011. Retrieved 20 June 2017.
  5. ^ "District Statistical Handbook 2014 Hooghly". Table 2.2, 2.4(a). Department of Statistics and Programme Implementation, Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 3 October 2018.
  6. ^ a b "C.D. Block Wise Primary Census Abstract Data(PCA)". 2011 census: West Bengal – District-wise CD Blocks. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 3 October 2018.
  7. ^ "Bamandanga". Indian Village Directory. Retrieved 18 October 2018.
  8. ^ "CTC Information". Chanditala, Hooghly Bus Route.
  9. ^ "Health & Family Welfare Department". Health Statistics. Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 15 July 2017.