Harinavi

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Harinavi
Neighbourhood in Kolkata (Calcutta)
Luxury Living at Sherwood Estate in Harinavi
Luxury Living at Sherwood Estate in Harinavi
Harinavi is located in West Bengal
Harinavi
Harinavi
Location in West Bengal
Harinavi is located in India
Harinavi
Harinavi
Location in India
Coordinates: 22°24′45″N 88°25′07″E / 22.4125°N 88.4186°E / 22.4125; 88.4186Coordinates: 22°24′45″N 88°25′07″E / 22.4125°N 88.4186°E / 22.4125; 88.4186
Country India
StateWest Bengal
DivisionPresidency
DistrictSouth 24 Parganas
RegionGreater Kolkata
Government
 • TypeMunicipality
 • BodyRajpur Sonarpur Municipality
Elevation
9 m (30 ft)
Languages
 • OfficialBengali[1][2]
 • Additional officialEnglish[1]
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
700148
Telephone code+91 33
Vehicle registrationWB-01 to WB-10, WB-19 to WB-22, WB-95 to WB-99
Lok Sabha constituencyJadavpur
Vidhan Sabha constituencySonarpur Dakshin
Websitewww.rajpursonarpurmunicipality.in

Harinavi is a locality in Rajpur Sonarpur Municipality of South 24 Parganas district in the Indian State of West Bengal. It is a part of the area covered by Kolkata Metropolitan Development Authority (KMDA).[3]

Geography[edit]

Harinavi located at 22°24′45″N 88°25′07″E / 22.4125°N 88.4186°E / 22.4125; 88.4186. It has an average elevation of 9 metres (30 ft).

Education[edit]

There are two major schools in this locality, one is a boys' school called Harinavi DVAS High School and the other one is a girls' school called Subhashini Balika Vidyalaya.

Transport[edit]

Harinavi is well connected by railway and roadway. Subhashgram railway station connects the city with Sealdah railway station by Sealdah–Namkhana line which connects the metropolis of Kolkata with the rest of India. Bus service is available towards Kolkata through SH 1. Apart from that both app based and non app based cab agencies provide transport services to Harinavi. For transport inside the city three wheeled autorickshaws and manual rickshaws are good options.

Health[edit]

Certain areas of the South 24 Parganas district have been identified as having poor ground water and contamination. Specifically, ground water is affected by arsenic contamination.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Fact and Figures". Wb.gov.in. Retrieved 5 July 2019.
  2. ^ "52nd REPORT OF THE COMMISSIONER FOR LINGUISTIC MINORITIES IN INDIA" (PDF). Nclm.nic.in. Ministry of Minority Affairs. p. 85. Archived from the original (PDF) on 25 May 2017. Retrieved 5 July 2019.
  3. ^ "Base Map of Kolkata Metropolitan area". Kolkata Metropolitan Development Authority. Archived from the original on 28 September 2007. Retrieved 3 September 2007.
  4. ^ "Groundwater Arsenic contamination in West Bengal-India (19 years study )". Groundwater arsenic contamination status of North 24-Parganas district, one of the nine arsenic affected districts of West Bengal-India. SOES. Retrieved 24 August 2007.