Shaikhpara

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Shaikhpara
Town
Shaikhpara is located in West Bengal
Shaikhpara
Shaikhpara
Location in West Bengal, India
Shaikhpara is located in India
Shaikhpara
Shaikhpara
Shaikhpara (India)
Coordinates: 24°15′54″N 88°33′05″E / 24.26505°N 88.551362°E / 24.26505; 88.551362Coordinates: 24°15′54″N 88°33′05″E / 24.26505°N 88.551362°E / 24.26505; 88.551362
Country India
StateWest Bengal
DistrictMurshidabad
Languages
 • OfficialBengali, English
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
742308
Lok Sabha constituencyMurshidabad
Vidhan Sabha constituencyRaninagar
Websitemurshidabad.gov.in

Shaikhpara is a town, with a college, not identified in 2011 census, in Raninagar II CD Block in Domkol subdivision of Murshidabad district in the state of West Bengal, India. It is possibly part of Babaltali village in the census records. Babaltali is a big village with a population of 20,177 in 2011.

Transport[edit]

Islampur-Shaikpara Road meets Shaikhpara Sagarpara Road at Shaikhpara.[1]

Education[edit]

G.D.College, a self-financed general degree college, was established at Shaikhpara in 2007. Affiliated with the University of Kalyani it offers honours courses in Bengali, English, Sanskrit, Arabic, history, Islamic history, philosophy, political science, physics, chemistry, geography, economics, mathematics and environmental science.[2]

Shaikhpara A.R.M. Polytechnic at Shaikhpara offers diploma courses in food processing technology, computer software technology and medical lab technology.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Google maps
  2. ^ "G,D,College". Exam Drive. Retrieved 12 September 2017.
  3. ^ "Shaikpara ARM Polytechnic College". Career India. Retrieved 12 September 2017.