C.D.Blocks in West Khasi Hills district:

About West Khasi Hills district:

West Khasi Hills is a district in Meghalaya state, India. The total area of the district is 5,247 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 385601 living in houses, among them male population is 194628 and female population is 190973. Sex ratio of the district is 980 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 77.87%.

West Khasi Hills district vehicle registration code is ML 06. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in West Khasi Hills.

Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1 to 100 units = Rs.3.15 per unit
  • 101 to 200 units = Rs.3.75 per unit
  • 201 and above units = Rs.5.0 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Behdienkhlam, Shad Suk Mynsiem, Wangala, Ka Pomblang Nongkrem, Umsan Nongkharai, Saram Cha'A, Doregata Dance Festival, Lahoo Dance Festival, Chambil Mesara or Pomelo Dance Festival, Shad Beh Sier are the major festivals celebrated in West Khasi Hills district.

West Khasi Hills Cuisine:

Jadoh, Nakham Bitchi, Dohkhlieh, Pumaloi, Daineiiong, Mylliem chicken, Tungrymbai, Pukhlein, Pudoh, Putharao are few of the many varieties of West Khasi Hills.

Top tourist places in West Khasi Hills:

Places of interest in West Khasi Hills:

are the major tourist attractions of the district.


Rice, Maize, oranges (Khasi Mandarian), pineapple, banana, jackfruits, plums, potato, turmeric, ginger, black pepper, arecanut, betelvine, tapioca, short staple cotton, jute and mesta, mustard and rapeseed are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in West Khasi Hills district:

Insurance Companies in West Khasi Hills:

  • MEGHA HEALTH INSURANCE SCHEME,Health Complex, Red Hill Road, Upper New Colony, Laitumkhrah, Shillong, Meghalaya 793003
  • ICICI Lombard General Insurance,2nd Floor, Creseens M G Road, Shillong, Meghalaya 793001

Lawyers (Advocates) in West Khasi Hills:

Blood banks in West Khasi Hills:

Trading companies in West Khasi Hills:

Hotels in West Khasi Hills:

Theatres in West Khasi Hills district:


C.D.Block in the district and their information is given below.

Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Canara Bank 1
2 Central Bank Of India 1
3 HDFC Bank 2
4 State Bank Of India 5
5 United Bank Of India 2
6 YES Bank 3