Deganga, North 24 Parganas

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Deganga is located in West Bengal
Location in West Bengal, India
Deganga is located in India
Deganga (India)
Coordinates: 22°41′40″N 88°38′59″E / 22.694363°N 88.649656°E / 22.694363; 88.649656Coordinates: 22°41′40″N 88°38′59″E / 22.694363°N 88.649656°E / 22.694363; 88.649656
Country India
StateWest Bengal
DistrictNorth 24 Parganas
 • Total3,377
 • OfficialBengali, English
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
743423 (Beliaghata Bridge BO & Deganga SO)
Telephone/STD code03217
Lok Sabha constituencyBasirhat
Vidhan Sabha constituencyHaroa

Deganga is a village and a gram panchayat in Deganga CD Block in Barasat Sadar subdivision of North 24 Parganas district in the state of West Bengal, India. Berachampa and Deulia are located nearby.

Police station[edit]

Deganga police station covers an area of 202.09 km2 and serves a total population of 319,213. It has jurisdiction over Deganga CD Block. There is a police out post at Swetpur.[1]


As per the 2011 Census of India, Deganga had a total population of 3,377, of which 1,719 (51%) were males and 1,658 (49%) were females. Population below 6 years was 342. The total number of literates in Deganga was 2,509 (82.67% of the population over 6 years).[2]


State Highway 2 passes through Deganga.[3]


Biswanathpur Rural Hospital at Deganga with 30 beds functions as the main medical facility in Deganga CD Block. There are primary health centres at Ajinagar (Hadipur-Jhikra PHC with 6 beds), Chakla (Raypur Chakla PHC with 10 beds), Deganga (Kolsur PHC with 10 beds) and Kartickpur (6 beds)[4]

See also[edit]

Map Deganga CD Block on Page 445 of District Census Handbook.[5]


  1. ^ "North 24 Parganas Dist. Police". Know Your Police Station. District Police. Retrieved 17 May 2018.
  2. ^ "C.D. Block Wise Primary Census Abstract Data(PCA)". West Bengal – District-wise CD Blocks. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 11 May 2018.
  3. ^ Google maps
  4. ^ "Health & Family Welfare Department". Health Statistics. Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 17 May 2018.
  5. ^ "District Census Handbook North Twenty Four Parganas, Census of India 2011, Series 20, Part XII A" (PDF). Page 445 - Map of Deganga CD Block. Directorate of Census Operations, West Bengal. Retrieved 1 June 2018.