District Profile

Nadia at a Glance

Sub-Divisions 4
Police Stations 23
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: 2; CPIM: 2)

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 [nbsp]

Medical College: 1

LOCATION
Latitude: 24°11 – 22°53N
Longitude: 88°48 – 83°09EAREA
3927sq. kmBOUNDARY:
North[nbsp]- Murshidabad
South -[nbsp]
North 24 Parganas
West[nbsp]- Burdwan/Hooghly
East
[nbsp]- Bangladesh
POPULATION:
51,67,600[nbsp](All Data as per 2011 census)
Male
[nbsp]26,53,768
Female
[nbsp]25,13,832
Density in population
:
1316 persons/square kmPopulation growth: 12.22%Sex Ratio: 947Average 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
Hanskhali: block 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.