About Dakshin Dinajpur district:

Dakshin Dinajpur is a district in West Bengal state, India. The total area of the district is 2183 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 1670931 living in houses, among them male population is 855104 and female population is 815827. Sex ratio of the district is 956 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 72.82%.

Dakshin Dinajpur 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 Dakshin Dinajpur district.

Dakshin Dinajpur 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 Dakshin Dinajpur.

Top tourist places in Dakshin Dinajpur:

Places of interest in Dakshin Dinajpur:

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 Dakshin Dinajpur district:

  • Harischandrpur
  • Kumarganj
  • Malahar

Insurance Companies in Dakshin Dinajpur:

  • National Insurance, Parijat Lodge,khudiram Market Complex,p.o. & P.s.gangarampur,dist..d/dinajpur, Kolkata, West Bengal 733124
  • Life Insurance Corporation of India, SH 10A, Uttar Chairailpara, Kaliyaganj, West Bengal 733129
  • National Insurance,Chandra Jagat Building, Dunlope More. P.o+ps.balurghat. Dist:, Kolkata, West Bengal 733101
  • Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance Co. Ltd, 1st Floor, Book and Office Complex, N.S.Road, Mohanbati, Raigunj Uttar Dinajpur Dt, South Dinajpur, West Bengal 733134
  • ICICI Lombard General Insurance,Sukanto More,, Ground floor, NH # 34, Malda, West Bengal 732101
  • Life Insurance agent in West Dinajpur, West Bengal, Rabindra Nagar, Dakshin Bagdogra, West Bengal 734014
  • Bipul Roy,Dittol- Nalagola Road, Nalagola, West Bengal 732147

Lawyers (Advocates) in Dakshin Dinajpur:

Blood banks in Dakshin Dinajpur:

  • S.D. Hospital, Islampur , Uttar Dinajpur
  • Raiganj Blood Bank ,Uttar Dinajpur Raiganj District Hospital, P.O. Raiganj

Trading companies in Dakshin Dinajpur:

  • Sharekhan ,Basakpura,Gangarampur Dakshin,District:Dakshin Dinajpur,WBPostcode:733124

Hotels in Dakshin Dinajpur:

Theatres in Dakshin Dinajpur district:

  • Mita - Land Registration Office, Gangarampur
  • Uttra Cinema - Bunieadpur, Bunieadpur

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 8
2 Bank Of Baroda 1
3 Canara Bank 8
4 Central Bank Of India 5
5 HDFC Bank 2
6 ICICI Bank Limited 2
7 IDBI Bank 2
8 Indian Overseas Bank 2
9 Indusind Bank 1
10 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 1
11 State Bank Of India 13
12 Syndicate Bank 1
13 The West Bengal State Cooperative Bank 8
14 UCO Bank 1
15 United Bank Of India 6