About Barddhaman district:

Barddhaman is a district in West Bengal state, India. The total area of the district is 7024 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 7723663 living in houses, among them male population is 3975356 and female population is 3748307. Sex ratio of the district is 945 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 76.21%.

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


Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1 to 102 units = Rs.5.30 per unit
  • 103 to 180 units = Rs.5.97 per unit
  • 181 to 300 units = Rs.6.97 per unit
  • 301 to 600 units = RS.7.31 per unit
  • 601 to 900 units = Rs.7.58 per unit
  • 901 and above units = Rs.8.99 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Bera Utsav, Diwali, Durga Puja, Gangasagar mela, Jagadhatri Puja, Jamai Sashti, Kenduli Mela, Makara Sankranthi, Naba Barsho, Poush Mela, Ramkrishna Paramhansha Jayanti, Rash Mela, Rathayatra, Ravindra Jayanti, Vasant Panchami / Saraswati Puja, Teesta Tea & Tourism Festival, Basanta Utsav, Vishnupur Festival are the major festivals celebrated in Barddhaman district.

Barddhaman Cuisine:

Aloo Kurma, Bhetki Macher Paturi, Shorshe Ilish Bhapa, Pineapple Raisin Chutney, Bengali Jhal Muri, Ras Malai, Chingri Malaikari, Sandesh, Kosha Mangsho, Ghugni, Aamer Dal, Cholar Dal, Bhapa Chingri, Green Papaya Chutney, Dhokar Dalna, Tomato and Date Chutney, Doi Begun, Cham Cham, Aloo Potol, Aloo Posto, Mishti Doi (Sweet Curd), Shukto, Torkari, Jhurjhure Aloo bhaja, Dorma, Torkari, diye bhaja, Karai Shuti, Chitol Maacher Muitha, Deemer Dalna, Rasgulla are few of the many varieties of Barddhaman.

Top tourist places in Barddhaman:

Places of interest in Barddhaman:

are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

Rice, jute, tea, potatoes, oilseeds, betel,vine, tobacco, wheat, barley and maize. are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Barddhaman district:

  • Agradwip
  • Akbarnagar
  • Amarun
  • Ambalgram
  • Andal Junction
  • Asansol Junction
  • Churulia
  • Domohani
  • Baghnapara
  • Balarambati
  • Gangatikuri
  • Banpas
  • Barachak Junction
  • Belerhat
  • Bhedia
  • Burdwan
  • Burdwan
  • Burnpur
  • Chakulia
  • Chamardighi
  • Chanchai
  • Chinchuria
  • Chittaranjan
  • Daskalgram
  • Dhatrigram
  • Durgapur
  • Galsi
  • Gangpur
  • Guskara
  • Kalipahari
  • Ambika Kalna
  • Kamnara
  • Karjana
  • Karjanagram
  • Katwa
  • Katwa
  • Khana Junction
  • Kulti
  • Majhergram
  • Mankar
  • Memari
  • Mertala Phaleya
  • Nimo
  • Nirol
  • Balgona
  • Bagila
  • Palla Road
  • Palsit
  • Panagarh
  • Pandabeswar
  • Paraj
  • Patuli
  • Pirtala
  • Bhandartikuri
  • Raniganj
  • Sahebtala
  • Saktigarh
  • Salanpur
  • Samudra Garh
  • Saota
  • Sehara Bazar
  • Shiblun
  • Siduli
  • Sitarampur
  • Ukhra
  • Waria

Insurance Companies in Barddhaman:

  • Max Life Insurance Co. Ltd.,GT Road, City Tower, 24 GT Road, Bardhaman, Burdwan, West Bengal 713101
  • National Insurance,Kundu Mansion,!st Floor,548,G.T. RD.,Bhangakuthi, Burdwan, Kolkata, West Bengal 713101
  • Birla Sun Life Insurance, Burdwan,, Perbirhata, Burdwan, West Bengal 713101
  • Bharti AXA Life Insurance Co. Ltd.,R.G.Bhavan, Parbhir hata, Sripally P.O, Bardhaman 713103, Burdwan, West Bengal 713103
  • Reliance Life Insurance,2nd Floor, Left & Right Wing, Balai Comercial Complex, Nachan Road, Bardhaman, Benachity, Durgapur, West Bengal 713213

Lawyers (Advocates) in Barddhaman:

Blood banks in Barddhaman:

  • S.D. Hospital, Asansol ,Bardhaman
  • Central Hospital Kalla ,ECL Blood Bank, Kalla, Asansol, Bardhaman
  • S.D. Hospital, Durgapur ,P.O. Durgapur

Trading companies in Barddhaman:

  • Standard Chartered ,TALK OF THE TOWN 3RD FLOOR 399 G T RDBIRHATADistrict:Barddhaman,WBPostcode:713101
  • SMC Global ,NO.1 BHABANI THAKUR LANEBURDWANDistrict:Barddhaman,WBPostcode:713104
  • SMC Global ,BIRHATA 412G.T.ROAD 1ST FLOORDistrict:Barddhaman,WBPostcode:713101
  • Sharekhan ,114 BAIDYANATH KAtrA2ND FLOOR KARJAN GATE B.C. ROADDistrict:Barddhaman,WBPostcode:713101
  • Religare ,LAXMIPUR MATHNEAR STAR CINEMA BURDWANDistrict:Barddhaman,WBPostcode:713101

Hotels in Barddhaman:

  • Hotel Preet, 53, Grand Trunk Road, Near Teenkunia Bus stand, Burdwan, West Bengal 713145
  • Kalyani Hotel, Anita Cinema Ln, Khosbagan, Burdwan, West Bengal 713101
  • Sinclairs Tourist Resort, Burdwan,Sinclairs Tourist Resort, High Street 1, Renaissance Township, NH -2, Burdwan, West Bengal 713102
  • Hotel City Tower,Khosbagan, Burdwan, West Bengal 713101
  • Hotel Mrigaya,B.L.Hati Rd, Khosbagan, Burdwan, West Bengal 713103
  • Hotel Downtown ,BB Ghosh Rd, Khosbagan, Burdwan, West Bengal 713125
  • HOTEL MAINAK,Grand Trunk Rd, Khosbagan, Burdwan, West Bengal 713101
  • Samrat Hotel,Khosbagan, Burdwan, West Bengal 713101
  • Hotel Priyodarshini,S.T.K.K Road, New Bus Stand, Burdwan, Kalna, West Bengal 713422
  • Hotel Monohar Inn,Anita Cinema Ln, Khosbagan, Burdwan, West Bengal 713101
  • Barddhaman Inn, Grand Trunk Road, Nawabhat More, Burdwan, West Bengal 713102

Theatres in Barddhaman district:

  • Anjana Chiro Maindir - Audi 1 - Ranigunj Girls College, Ranigang
  • Devi Cinema - Budbud, Budbud
  • Ekta Mancha - Kusumgram, Kusumgram
  • Mini Manoj - GT Road, Asansol
  • Ranjan - Chittaranjan, Chittaranjan
  • Rupali - Galsi, Galsi
  • Sridurga - Pandabeswar, Pandabeswar
  • Swapna - Haripur, Haripur

Demographics:

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

Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 29
2 Andhra Bank 2
3 Axis Bank 9
4 Bank Of Baroda 4
5 Bank Of Maharashtra 3
6 Canara Bank 23
7 Central Bank Of India 34
8 Corporation Bank 5
9 Dena Bank 3
10 Federal Bank 3
11 HDFC Bank 16
12 ICICI Bank Limited 14
13 IDBI Bank 7
14 Indian Bank 1
15 Indian Overseas Bank 5
16 Indusind Bank 2
17 ING Vysya Bank 2
18 Karur Vysya Bank 1
19 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 3
20 Punjab And Sind Bank 3
21 Punjab National Bank 1
22 State Bank Of India 3
23 Syndicate Bank 1
24 UCO Bank 4
25 United Bank Of India 13
26 YES Bank 3