Kalachhara

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Kalachhara
Village
Kalachhara is located in West Bengal
Kalachhara
Kalachhara
Location in West Bengal, India
Kalachhara is located in India
Kalachhara
Kalachhara
Kalachhara (India)
Coordinates: 22°41′54″N 88°14′42″E / 22.6984°N 88.2451°E / 22.6984; 88.2451Coordinates: 22°41′54″N 88°14′42″E / 22.6984°N 88.2451°E / 22.6984; 88.2451
Country India
StateWest Bengal
DistrictHooghly
Government
 • BodyGram panchayat
Population
 (2011)
 • Total4,225
Languages
 • OfficialBengali, English
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
ISO 3166 codeIN-WB
Vehicle registrationWB
Lok Sabha constituencySerampore
Vidhan Sabha constituencyChanditala
Websitewb.gov.in

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

Geography[edit]

Kalachhara is located at 22°41′54″N 88°14′42″E / 22.6984°N 88.2451°E / 22.6984; 88.2451. Chanditala police station serves this Village.

Gram panchayat[edit]

Villages and census towns in Chanditala gram panchayat are: Bamandanga, Benipur, Chanditala, Kalachhara and Pairagachha.[2]

Demographics[edit]

As per 2011 Census of India, Kalachhara had a total population of 4,225 of which 2,134 (51%) were males and 2,091 (49%) were females. Population below 6 years was 385. The total number of literates in Kalachhara was 3,373 (87.84% of the population over 6 years).[3]

Transport[edit]

The nearest railway station is Janai Road railway station on the Howrah-Bardhaman chord line which is a part of the Kolkata Suburban Railway system.[4]

The main road is State Highway 15 (Ahilyabai Holkar Road) It is the main artery of the Village and it is connected to NH-19 (old number NH 2) / Durgapur Expressway.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mouza Information". Land & Land Reforms Department, Government of West Bengal. Archived from the original on 22 December 2016. Retrieved 16 October 2018.
  2. ^ "Bamandanga". Indian Village Directory. Retrieved 18 October 2018.
  3. ^ "C.D. Block Wise Primary Census Abstract Data(PCA)". 2011 census: West Bengal – District-wise CD Blocks. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 7 October 2018.
  4. ^ "36811 Howrah Bardhaman Local (via Chord)". indiarailinfo. Retrieved 6 October 2018.
  5. ^ Google maps