About Jalpaiguri district:

Jalpaiguri is a district in West Bengal state, India. The total area of the district is 6227 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 3869675 living in houses, among them male population is 1980068 and female population is 1889607. Sex ratio of the district is 953 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 73.25%.

Jalpaiguri district vehicle registration code is WB 71. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Jalpaiguri.


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 Jalpaiguri district.

Jalpaiguri 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 Jalpaiguri.

Top tourist places in Jalpaiguri:

Places of interest in Jalpaiguri:

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 Jalpaiguri district:

  • Alipur Duar Junction
  • Alipurduar Coll
  • Altagram
  • Ambari Falakata
  • Banarhat
  • Belakoba
  • Betgara
  • Binnaguri
  • Chalsa Junction
  • Dalgaon
  • Dhupguri
  • Haldibari
  • Hamitonganj
  • Hasimara
  • Jalpaiguri
  • Jalpaiguri Road
  • Kalchini
  • Kamakhyaguri
  • Khalaigram
  • Kshirarkot
  • Lataguri Junction
  • Carron
  • Madarihat
  • Mandal Ghat
  • Mohitnagar
  • Nagrakota
  • New Ailpurdaur
  • New Domohani
  • New Mal Junction
  • New Maynaguri
  • Oodlabari
  • Raja Bhat Khawa
  • Rningr Jlpaigri
  • Salbari
  • Salsala Bari
  • Samuktala Road

Insurance Companies in Jalpaiguri:

  • ICICI Lombard General Insurance - DBC Road - Jalpaiguri,Cosmos Arcade, Kadamtala, DBC Road, Opposite Axis Bank, Jalpaiguri, West Bengal 735101
  • United Insurance, Jalpaiguri, West Bengal 735101
  • Life insurance agent in Jalpaiguri, West Bengal,Panjhora Forest Basti, Po Chalsa, SulkaparaDist Jalpaiguri, Jalpaiguri,, Jalpaiguri, West Bengal, West Bengal 735206
  • Life insurance Agent in Jalpaiguri, Vill-Putimari West Majher Dabr, Samuktala, Jalpaiguri, West Bengal 736208
  • Life insurance agent in Jalpaiguri, West Bengal, Nayabasti, Nibedita,, SaraniJalpaiguri, Jalpaiguri, Jalpaiguri, West Bengal, West Bengal 735101
  • National Insurance Co Ltd, Jalpaiguri Divisional Office,Jalpaiguri, West Bengal 735101

Lawyers (Advocates) in Jalpaiguri:

Blood banks in Jalpaiguri:

  • Terai Lions Blood Bank,Ward 41, Don Bosco Colony, Siliguri, West Bengal 734004

Trading companies in Jalpaiguri:

  • ANAGRAM CAPITAL LIMITED ,LAKE TOWN(BACK SIDE OF SUNRISE CLUB ) P O BHAJTINAGAR SILIGURIDistrict:Jalpaiguri,WBPostcode:734007
  • BONANZA PORTFOLIO LTD ,DURGABARI MOREMAYNAGURI JALPAIGURIDistrict:Jalpaiguri,WBPostcode:735224
  • Reliance Securities ,Manipur (Panikauri),Fatapukur Rajganj,District:Jalpaiguri,WBPostcode:735134
  • Reliance Securities ,Silpasamity ParaDistrict:Jalpaiguri,WBPostcode:735101
  • Motilal Oswal ,NAVDURGA CAPITAL INVESTMENTS M G ROADJAIGAONDistrict:Jalpaiguri,WBPostcode:736182

Hotels in Jalpaiguri:

  • Silver Ridge Resort,Near Garumara National Park, Lataguri, Jalpaguri, West Bengal 735219
  • Hotel Ratnadeep,Club Road, Opposite State Bank Of India (Main Branch), Jalpaiguri, West Bengal 735101
  • Hotel Atithi,Thana Rd, Jalpaiguri, West Bengal 735101
  • Hotel Safari, Hospital Road, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Road, Jalpaiguri, West Bengal 735101
  • Hotel de l' Pretom,6-49, Kadamtala, Jalpaiguri, West Bengal 735101
  • Green Touch Dooars Eco Resort, Lataguri- Rajadanga- Malbazar Road, Near Neora More, Jalpaiguri, Lataguri, West Bengal 735219
  • Neora river resort, Purba Kantadighi Kumarpara, West Bengal 735230
  • Hotel Paying Guest, Siliguri Rd, Jalpaiguri, West Bengal 735101
  • Acacia Eco-Resort,Paschim Madarihat P.O, Jalpaiguri District, Madhya Madarihat, West Bengal 735220
  • Hotel Dreamland, Kalamati Road, Purba Lataguri, Jalpaiguri, West Bengal 735219

Theatres in Jalpaiguri district:

  • Art Gallery - Town Club, Jalpaiguri
  • Charu Cinema - College Road, Dhupguri
  • Rupmaya - Jalpaiguri, Jalpaiguri
  • Sadhana - Subash More, Malbazar

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 Andhra Bank 1
3 Axis Bank 5
4 Bank Of Baroda 2
5 Bank Of India 3
6 Canara Bank 8
7 Central Bank Of India 44
8 Corporation Bank 2
9 HDFC Bank 5
10 ICICI Bank Limited 6
11 IDBI Bank 1
12 Indian Bank 1
13 Indian Overseas Bank 7
14 Indusind Bank 2
15 Karnataka Bank Limited 1
16 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 1
17 Punjab And Sind Bank 1
18 Punjab National Bank 1
19 State Bank Of India 33
20 Syndicate Bank 1
21 The West Bengal State Cooperative Bank 15
22 UCO Bank 3
23 Union Bank Of India 3
24 United Bank Of India 18
25 Vijaya Bank 1