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Block Development Office
Name of BDO :  Shri. Swapan Kumar Patra

BDO Photo

12 Blocks of Dist.

Office Address :
      Dhaluabari (Dinhata Main Road),
      P.O. - Ghughumari,
      Cooch Behar - 736101
Contacts :-
    Phone (O)   : 03582-274555      ||  Fax : 03582-274555
    Res. Phone : .
    E-mail :
coochbehar1@nic.in,  bdo_cob1@yahoo.com

1.

GEOGRAPHY
i) Total Area : 362.42 sq. km.  [Location within Cooch Behar District] - Check out
    Rural Area : 353.52 sq. km, Urban Area : 8.90 sq. km.
ii) Geographical boundaries/borders :  [ Block Map ] - Check out
iii) Agricultural Land : 23,899 ha (cultivable) iv) Forest Area :
v) Climate : vi) Average Yearly Rainfall :
vii) Rivers Flowing : 
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2. Important CITIES, TOWNS
Name Tourist Guide Reason(s) of Importance
Cooch Behar Sadar - -
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3. FAMOUS FOR

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Tourist Spots :
(details)

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Products/Services :
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4. DEMOGRAPHY
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Population

Rural

Urban

Male :

1,46,298

1,33,054

13,244

Female :

1,38,266

1,25,400

12,866

Total = 

2,84,564

2,58,454

26,110

Sex Ratio (females per 1000 males) :

945

Rural :

945

Urban :

942
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Density of Population :

785 

Rural :

731

Urban :

2934
* Child population ( 0 - 6 years ) : -
Rural Urban

Male :

22,712 21,266 1,446

Female :

21,677 20,323 1,354

Total = 

44,389 41,589 2,800
Rural Urban
Child Sex Ratio (954) : 956 936
Percentage of Child population in comparison to total population (15.60%) : 16.09% 10.72%
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 SC - 96082, ST - 886 and Others (in %)  Religion wise Priority :
 Colloquial Languages :
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5. GRAM PANCHAYATS
Total number of GPs : 15     View the < GPs Map >

  Telephone nos. of GPs under Cooch Behar - I  
SL. NO.

NAME OF GP

STD  CODE TELEPHONE  NO.
1 CHANDAMARI 03582 238015
2 CHILKIRHAT 03582 235234
3 DAWAGURI 03582 236267
4 DEWANHAT 03582 252225
5 FALIMARI 03582 284453
6 GHUGHUMARI 03582 237253
7 GURIAHATI - I 03582 256438 / 256445
8 GURIAHATI - II 03582 256796
9 HARIBHANGA 03582 252104
10 JIRANPUR 03582 252352
11 MOAMARI 03582 223647
12 PANISHALA 03582 274381
13 PATCHHARA NIL NIL
14 PUTIMARI  FULESWARI 03582 238041
15 SUKTABARI 03582 237238
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6. VILLAGES     View the < Villages Map >
Total number of Villages : 149     # Click here to get names of the villages segregated under respective GPs
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7. ECONOMY
# Main Souce of Income :-

Agriculture

Industry
a) Total Area available for cultivation : 23,899 hectare
b) Means of Irrigation :
     R.L.I. - 7, deep tube well - 10, shallow tube well - 1107
c) Types of Crops : 
d) Crop Pattern :
e) Per-capita food grain production : 
a) Type of Industry :
b) Scale of Production :
c) Market Share :
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# Distinction between Agricultural & Industrial Labours (in %)
    No. of Agricultural Labourers : 18,185
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# Other means of Income Generation (like animal resource farming, dairy, fishery, etc.)
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# Banks  Total number of Banks : 12
i) Name with Address & Contact nos. : ii) Per-capita Bank Deposits :
iii) Per-capita Bank Credit to SSIs iv) Per-capita Bank Credit to Industries :
Sl. no. Bank Name Branch Address (G.P.) Contact no.
1. ALB Panisala
2. CBI Dewanhat
3. Akrarhat
4. Chandramai
5. UBI Guriahati
6. Ghugumari
7. UCO Dawaguri
8. UBKG Chilkirhat
9. Jiranpur
10. Saheberhat
11. Satmile
12. Suktabari
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8. EDUCATION
Literacy Rate (excluding 0 - 6 years population) : 67.98%
Male Female
Literacy Rate (67.98%) : 77.41% 57.99%
Rural Literacy Rate (66.41%) : 76.24% 55.96%
Urban Literacy Rate (82.60%) : 88.54% 76.51%

  Literates : -
Male Female Total
No. of  Literates : 95,668 67,609 1,63,277
Rural Literates : 85,222 58,801 1,44,023
Urban Literates : 10,446 8,808 19,254

i) School Names with Address & brief Profile ii) Colleges/University (if any)
iii) Outstanding Achievements or Plans
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9. HEALTH
i) Primary Health Center (PHC)
ii) Anganwari Health Center (AHC)
iii) Block Health Center (BHC)
iv) Hospitals
v) Famous Doctors, Nursing Homes, Medical facilities
vi) Veterinary Health Centers
       Veterinary Aid Center : 1 ;  Addl. Veterinary Aid Center : 1 ;  Vet. Dispensary : 1  ;  Addl. Vet. Dispensary : 1
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10. Under District Administration WHAT??
i) Projects Running or taken-up under District Administration
ii) Upliftment/Development Schemes under Private management

Under Construction


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