Sub-Divisions in West District district:

About West District district:

West District is a district in Sikkim state, India. The total area of the district is 1,166 According to recent census the total population of the district is 136299 living in houses, among them male population is 70225 and female population is 66074. Sex ratio of the district is 942 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 77.39%.

West District district vehicle registration code is . Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in .

Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1 to 50 units = Rs.1.1 per unit
  • 51 to 100 units = Rs.2.34 per unit
  • 101 to 200 units = Rs.3.65 per unit
  • 201 to 400 units = Rs.4.57 per unit
  • 401 and above units = Rs.4.93 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Bumchu, Drupka Teshi, International Flower Festival, Lhabab Duchen, Losoong Festival, Pang Lhabsol, Saga Dawa, Tendong Lho Rum Faat, Tihar Festival are the major festivals celebrated in West District district.

West District Cuisine:

Dal bhat, Gya thuk or Thukpa, Momo, Phagshapa, Kinema, Bamboo shoot, Sael Roti, Niguru with Churpi, Gundruk, Chang (Thomba) are few of the many varieties of West District.

Top tourist places in West District:

Places of interest in West District:

Hee Bermiok, Utteray, Tashiding, Khechuperi, Sombaria, Gyalshing, Rinchenpong, Pemayangste, Dentam are the major tourist attractions of the district.


Rice, Maize, Millet, barley, Wheat, Oranges, Tea, Cardamom are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in West District district:

Insurance Companies in West District:

  • Max Life Insurance Co. Ltd.,Burdwan Road, First Floor, Spencer Plaza, Darjeeling, Silliguri, West Bengal 734401
  • oriental insurance india,M.P.Golai, Tadong, Gangtok, Sikkim 737135
  • ICICI Lombard General Insurance - Mundra Building -Gangtok,Mundra Building, #72/II, V Floor (1st Floor from M. G. Road), Gangtok, Sikkim 737101

Lawyers (Advocates) in West District:

Blood banks in West District:

Trading companies in West District:

Hotels in West District:

  • The Red Mud Chalet, West Sikkim, Sikkim 737113
  • Pemaling Residency, Upper Pelling, Near Old Helipad, West Sikkim, Pelling, Sikkim 737113
  • Rabdentse Residency, Pelling, Sikkim
  • Hotel Red Palace Hotel & Resort, Yuksom Kothi. P.O, Pelling, Sikkim 737113
  • Blue Hills, Below old Helipad, West sikkim, Pelling, Sikkim 737113

Theatres in West District district:


Sub-Division in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
West District
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches