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2017-01-07 22:54

Cork-Lid Trapdoor Spider Found In Chakdaha

Panic gripped the residents of Thakur Colony in Nadia’s Chakdaha as well as the weekend revelers following a giant black spider was found in the area on Saturday morning

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2016-12-29 22:11

ACJM Starts Case Against Police For Detaining Girl Illegally

ACJM Ranaghat Sanghamitra Poddar today started a case against officer in charge of Hanshkhali police station Anindya Bose, a sub inspector and two other police officers for the alleged ‘unlawful’ detention of a 22 year old girl 

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2016-12-29 21:47

Illegally Detained Girl Known To All, Has Valid Voter Card

The “suspicious” identity theory of the Hanshkhali police about the 22 year old girl, whom it allegedly detained at the police station for five days without any complaint, appeared to have no taker in the Mayurhat-Bilpara village where she stays

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2016-12-28 21:31

Judge Walked Into Nadia Police Station, Rescued Illegally Detained Girl

ACJM of Ranaghat Sanghamitra Poddar today paid a surprise visit to Hanskhali police station in Nadia and recovered a 22 year old unmarried woman who was allegedly illegally detained by police since December 23 night

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2016-12-28 21:15

Insufficient Cash At Money Transfer Counter Dampens Christmas

Disbursement of limited cash by the local agents of different money transferring companies has dampened the festive spirit among the members of the Christian community in Nadia’s Ranaghat

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Nadia at a Glance

Sub-Divisions 4
Police Stations 22
Community Development Blocks 17
Panchayat Samities 17
Gram Panchayats 187
Gram Sansads 2639
Mouzas 1406
Municipalities 8
Notified Areas 2
Wards 186
No of MPs 2 ( AITC)
No of MLAs 17
 (TMC: 13; CONG: 1; CPIM: 3)

ELECTION SEATS/CONSTITUENCIES

Loke Sabha seats: 2
State Assembly seats: 17
Zilla Parishad seats: 45
Panchayet samity seats: 533
Gram panchayet seats: 2691
Gram panchayet constituencies: 2142

Public Health
District Hospital 1
Sub-divisional Hospital 2
State General Hospital 3
Rural Hospital 7
Block Primary Health Centre 6
New Primary Health Centre 50
Sanitorium 2
Chest Hospital 1
Health Sub-Centre  

Medical College: 1

Map of Nadia District

LOCATION
Latitude: 24°11 - 22°53N
Longitude: 88°48 - 83°09E

AREA
3927sq. km

BOUNDARY:
North - Murshidabad
South - 
North 24 Parganas
West - Burdwan/Hooghly
East
 - Bangladesh

POPULATION:
51,67,600 (All Data as per 2011 census)
Male
 26,53,768
Female
 25,13,832
Density in population
:
1316 persons/square km

Population growth: 12.22%

Sex Ratio: 947

Average Literacy: 74.97%

RELIGION
Hindu: 75%
Muslim
: 24%
Christian: 0.70%
Others
: 0.30%


Krishnanagar Sadar subdivision

Krishnanagar: municipality
Nabadwip: municipality
Kaliganj Block consists of rural areas only with 15 gram panchayats.
Nakashipara block consists of rural areas with 15 gram panchayats and two census town: Jagadanandapur and Kshidirpur.
Chapra block consists of rural areas with only 13 gram panchayats.
Krishnanagar–I block consists of rural areas with 12 gram panchayats and one census town: Baruihuda.
Krishnanagar–II block consists of rural areas only with 7 gram panchayats.
Nabadwip block consists of rural areas with 8 gram panchayats and three census towns: Bablari Dewanganj, Char Maijdia and Char Brahmanagar.
Krishnaganj block consists of rural areas only with 7 gram panchayats.

Ranaghat subdivision

Shantipur: municipality
Ranaghat: municipality
Birnagar: municipality
Hanskhaliblock consists of rural areas only with 13 gram panchayats.
Shantipur block consists of rural areas with 10 gram panchayats and one census town: Phulia.
Ranaghat I block consists of rural areas with 10 gram panchayats and four census towns: Aistala, Satigachha,[Gopalpur and Parbbatipur and one notified area: Taherpur.
Ranaghat-II community development block consists of rural areas with 14 gram panchayats and one census town: Nasra and one notified area: Cooper's Camp.

Kalyani sub-division

Chakdaha: municipality
Kalyani: municipality
Gayespur: municipality
Chakdaha block consists of rural areas with 17 gram panchayats and two census towns: Darappur and Madanpur.
Haringhata block consists of rural areas only with 10 gram panchayats.

Tehatta sub-division

Karimpur-I block consists of rural areas with 8 gram panchayats and one census town: Karimpur.
Karimpur-II block consists of rural areas only with 10 gram panchayats.
Tehatta-I block consists of rural areas only with 11 gram panchayats.
Tehatta-II block consists of rural areas only with 7 gram panchayats.