About Haora district:

Haora is a district in West Bengal state, India. The total area of the district is 1467 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 4841638 living in houses, among them male population is 2502453 and female population is 2339185. Sex ratio of the district is 939 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 83.31%.

Haora district vehicle registration code is WB 11, WB 12. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Howrah.


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 Haora district.

Haora 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 Haora.

Top tourist places in Haora:

Places of interest in Haora:

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 Haora district:

  • Abada
  • Bagnan
  • Bally
  • Bargachia
  • Bauria Junction
  • Belanagar
  • Damodar Junction
  • Deulti
  • Domjur
  • Ghoraghata
  • Andul
  • Belur Scrap Yar
  • Bankra Nayabaj
  • Balihalt
  • Bamangachhi
  • Baruipara
  • Bir Shibpur
  • Bhatta Nagar
  • Chengel
  • Domjur Road
  • Dashnagar
  • Howrah Goods
  • Maurigram
  • Kulgachia
  • Liluah
  • Liluah (Sorting
  • Madhabpur
  • Makardaha
  • Nalpur
  • Padmapukar
  • Rajchandrapur
  • Ramrajatala
  • Sankrail Goods
  • Sankrall
  • Santragachi Junction
  • Shalimar
  • Tikiapara
  • Ulubaria

Insurance Companies in Haora:

  • Kotak Life Insurance,Howrah, 49, Dobson Road, 3rd Floor, Above Standard Chartered Bank Building, Kolkata, West Bengal 711101
  • Aviva Life Insurance in Howrah,Hawrah-1, 5P, M.G. Road, HMC Stadium Complex, Howrah Maidan, 1st Floor, Howrah, West Bengal 711101
  • PRIYANKA MOTOR TRAINING & ENGINEERING SCHOOL, NEAR S.B.I., 361, Grand Trunk Rd, Naora, Shalimar, Howrah, West Bengal 711103
  • National Insurance,22, Grand Trunk Road, Howrah Railway Station, Kadam Tala, Kolkata, West Bengal 711101
  • Aviva Life Insurance, House no -1 B, Chetan Seth Street, Kolkata, West Bengal 700007
  • Reliance General Insurance Company Limited, 2, Church Ln, Kolkata, West Bengal 700071
  • United India Insurance Company Limited, Kadam Tala, Howrah, West Bengal 711101
  • BSP Infotech, No. 6, Doctor Lane, Ripon Street, Maula Ali, Taltala, Kolkata, West Bengal 700014
  • Max life insurance,Salkia School Rd, Gangulipara, Paikpara, Howrah, West Bengal 700037
  • Kotak Life Insurance,5th Floor,India House,, 69, Ganesh Chandra Ave, Chandni Chawk, Bowbazar, Kolkata, West Bengal 700013
  • Reliance General Insurance Company Limited,Himalaya House, 38B, 8th Floor, Road, 38-A, Jawaharlal Nehru Rd, Chowringhee North, Kolkata, West Bengal 700071
  • Kotak Mahindra Old Mutual Life Insurance Ltd., 1st Floor, 1, Shakespeare Sarani, Air-Conditioned Market, Kolkata, West Bengal 700071
  • Kotak Life Insurance,7th Floor, Apeejay House , 15, Park street, Kolkata, West Bengal 700016

Lawyers (Advocates) in Haora:

Blood banks in Haora:

  • Calcutta Medical College & Hospital Blood Bank,88, College street, Kolkata, West Bengal 700073
  • Lions District 322B1 Blood Bank,No. 27/8A, Waterloo Street, Bentinck Street, Chowringhee North, Bow Barracks, Kolkata, West Bengal 700069
  • SSKM Hospital Blood Bank,AJC Bose Road,Near Rabindra Sadan, Bhowanipore, Kolkata, West Bengal 700020
  • Chittaranjan National Cancer Institute - Blood Bank,37, Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Rd, Bakul Bagan, Kalighat, Kolkata, West Bengal 700025
  • Marwari Relief Society Blood Bank,225/227, Rabindra Sarani Road, Jorasanko, Kolkata, West Bengal 700007
  • Central Blood Bank,205, Vivekananda Rd, Manicktala, Sahitya Parishad, Kolkata, West Bengal 700006
  • Life Care Blood Bank,204/1B, Linton Street, Opp. Post Office, Beniapukur, Kolkata, West Bengal 700014
  • Bhoruka Blood Bank, No.63, Rafi Ahmed Kidwai Rd, Mullick Bazar, Taltala, Kolkata, West Bengal 700016
  • LIONS 322B1 Blood Bank, Lions Den B-126, South Canal Road, Metropolitan Cooperative Housing Society, Kolkata, West Bengal 700105

Trading companies in Haora:

  • SMC Global ,8/3KANTAPUKUR IIIRD BYE LANEDistrict:Haora,WBPostcode:711101
  • Reliance Securities ,42 BON BEHARI BOSE ROAD FLAT NO.205 SANGAM APARTMENTSDistrict:Haora,WBPostcode:711101
  • Motilal Oswal ,95/1 NARASINGHA DUTTA RDDistrict:Haora,WBPostcode:711101
  • Motilal Oswal ,49 CHINTAMANI DEY ROADHOWRAH 27 HOWRAH HOWRAH WEST BENGALDistrict:Haora,WBPostcode:711101
  • Kotak Securities ,18/2/1BAINKUNTH CHATTERJEE LANE IST FLOORDistrict:Haora,WBPostcode:711101
  • Kotak Securities ,2 NIDHIRAM MAJHI LANEHOWRAHDistrict:Haora,WBPostcode:711101

Hotels in Haora:

  • Hotel Shivam,P 19, Dobson Road, Mali Panchghara, Near Ashoka Hotel, Howrah, West Bengal 711101
  • Hotel Zaika Inn,1 711104, 43/5/2, Kona Expy, Chatterjihat, Shibpur, Howrah, West Bengal 711104
  • Fortune Hotel,Kona Expressway, Howrah, West Bengal 711403
  • Centaur Hotel,Gulmohor Road, Howrah Bridge, Gulmohar Railway Quarters, Mali Panchghara, Howrah, West Bengal 711105
  • The Howrah Hotel,1, Mukhram Kanoria Road, Near Howrah Railway Station, Howrah, West Bengal 711101
  • Hotel Bhimsain,33, I. C. Road,Near Howrah Bridge,Mali Panchghara, Howrah, West Bengal 711101
  • Hotel Balaji,21, Mukharam Kanoria Rd, Gulmohar Railway Quarters, Howrah, Kolkata, West Bengal 711101,
  • Hotel Meghdoot,P-3A, Dobson Lane, Howrah, West Bengal 711101
  • The Oasis Hotel,National Highway 6, Chamrail, Howrah, West Bengal 711205
  • Country Roads, Village Raghudevpur, Opposite Raghudevpur Gram Panchayat Office, Domjur - Bauria Road, Howrah, West Bengal 711322

Theatres in Haora district:

  • Anurupa Cinema - Borgachia, Jagatballavpur
  • Aparupa - Khile, Howrah
  • Biswajit Cinema - Nibra, Howrah
  • Chandan - Height Raod, Liluah
  • Chayagiti Cinema - Uluberia, Uluberia
  • Chitrabani - Khalore, Bagnan
  • Lipi Cinema - Shivpore, Shivpore
  • Nav Bharat Talkies - GT Road, Howrah
  • Nirmala Cinema - P.O. Dhulagarh P.S. Sankrail, Dhulagori
  • Rakhi - Aurobinda Road, Salkia
  • Rupkotha - Gadiyara Road, Gobindpur
  • Sapna - Swapana Cinema Road, Andul
  • Sujata Theatre - Howrah, Howrah
  • Surasree - Near Bauria Station, Bauria
  • Wellington - Near Bus Stand, Andul

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 19
2 Andhra Bank 1
3 Axis Bank 9
4 Bank Of Baroda 3
5 Bank Of Maharashtra 1
6 Canara Bank 8
7 Central Bank Of India 9
8 Corporation Bank 3
9 Dena Bank 2
10 Federal Bank 1
11 HDFC Bank 6
12 ICICI Bank Limited 8
13 IDBI Bank 4
14 Indian Overseas Bank 7
15 Indusind Bank 3
16 ING Vysya Bank 2
17 Karur Vysya Bank 3
18 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 1
19 Punjab And Sind Bank 3
20 Punjab National Bank 1
21 South Indian Bank 1
22 The West Bengal State Cooperative Bank 13
23 United Bank Of India 1
24 YES Bank 1