C.D.Blocks in Kolkata district:

About Kolkata district:

Kolkata is a district in West Bengal state, India. The total area of the district is 185 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 4486679 living in houses, among them male population is 2362662 and female population is 2124017. Sex ratio of the district is 908 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 86.31%.

Kolkata district vehicle registration code is WB 01, WB 02, WB 03, WB 04, WB 05, WB 06, WB 07, WB 08, WB 09, WB 10. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Kolkata.


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 Kolkata district.

Kolkata 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 Kolkata.

Top tourist places in Kolkata:

Places of interest in Kolkata:

Academy of Fine Arts, Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Botanical Garden, Agro-Horticultural Gardens, Alipore Zoological Gardens, Alipur, Aquatica Water Park, Armenian Church, Asiatic Society, Asutosh Museum of Modern Art, BBD Garden(Dalhousie Square), Bangiya Sahitya Aprishad Chitrasala, Belur Math(Ramakrishna Temple)Popular, Bidhannagar, Birla Academy of Art and Culture Museum, Birla Industrial and Technological MuseumPopular, Birla MandirPopular, Birla PlanetariumPopular, Botanical Gardens at ShibpurPopular, Calcutta Handicrafts, Calcutta Jain Temple, Calcutta Paintings, Calcutta Youth Choir, Centre of International Modern Art, Chandernagore, Clown Town, College StreetPopular, Crafts Bazaar, Dakshineswar Kali TemplePopular, Diamond HarborPopular, Digha Beach, Dol Purnima FestivalPopular, Dover Lane Music Conference(Dover Lane Music Festival), Durga Puja FestivalPopular, Eden GardensPopular, Fort WilliamPopular, Frazerganj Beach, Ganga Sagar Festival, Gurusaday Museum, Handloom Expo, Hooghly RiverPopular, Howrah Bridge(Rabindra Setu)Popular, Indian Institute of Management(IIM) CalcuttaPopular, Indian MuseumPopular, Kalighat Kali Temple, Kolkata Book Fair(Calcutta Book Fair)Popular, Kolkata Film Festival(KFF), Kolkata Race Course, Lexpo Fair, Maidan, Marble PalacePopular, Millennium Park, Nabobarsho Festival, Nakhoda MosquePopular, Nandan, Nandikar's National Theatre Festival, National Library of India, Nehru Children's Museum(Jawahar Shishu Bhavan), Netaji Bhawan(Netaji's Residence), New Market, Nicco ParkPopular, Nirmal Hirday (Pure Heart)Popular, Nivedita Setu(Second Vivekananda Setu)Popular, Parashnath Jain TemplePopular, Poila Baisakh FestivalPopular, Port of Kolkata, Portuguese Cathedral, Poush MelaPopular, Rabindra Sadan, Rabindra Sarobar(Dhakuria Lake)Popular, Rabindrabharati Museum, Raj Bhavan(Government House)Popular, Rath Yatra FestivalPopular, Sabarna SangrahashalaPopular, Saraswati Puja, Science CityPopular, Shaheed Minar(Tower for the Martyrs or Ochterlony Monument), Shankarpur Beach, Shantiniketan, Shobhabajar RajbariPopular, Shopping Centers in Kolkata, Sonar Sansar, South CityPopular, South Park Street Cemetery, St. Paul's CathedralPopular, Sunderbans National ParkPopular, Swabhumi, Thakurbari(Tagore House) at JorasankoPopular, The Dooars, The Grand HotelPopular, Tipu Sultan Shahi Mosque, Tollygunge Club, Town Hall, University of Calcutta, Victoria MemorialPopular, Vidyasagar Mela, Vidyasagar SetuPopular, Vivekananda Setu(Willingdon Bridge or Bally Bridge)Popular, Writers' Building, Yuva Bharati Krirangan(Stadium of the Indian Youth or Salt Lake Stadium), Zoological Garden 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 Kolkata district:

  • Armemian Ghat C
  • Brace Bridge
  • Chuchura
  • Dakhineswar
  • Dum Dum
  • Bally Ghat
  • Howrah Junction
  • Agarpara
  • Akra
  • Bagh Bazar
  • Budge Budge
  • Ballygunge Junction
  • Bidhan Nagar
  • Bisharpara Koda
  • Barra Bazar
  • Kidderpore Dock
  • Cossipore Road
  • Chitpur
  • Dhakuria
  • Gobra
  • Garia
  • Hridaypur
  • Khardaha
  • Kankurgachhi Ro
  • Kidderpore East
  • Lebutala
  • Lake Gardens
  • Madhyamgram
  • N Mayurbhanj Rd
  • Nangi
  • New Alipur (Cal
  • Nigan
  • Park Circus
  • Patipukur
  • Princep Ghat
  • Santoshpur
  • Sealdah
  • Shrikhanda
  • Shyamnagar
  • Sir Gurudas Ban
  • Sonarpur Junction
  • Sovabazar-Ahiri
  • Tolly Ganj
  • Ultadanga Junction
  • Ultadanga Road

Insurance Companies in Kolkata:

  • Liberty Videocon General Insurance Co. Ltd,9th Floor, Park Centre, 24 Park Street, Kolkata, West Bengal 700016
  • Reliance General Insurance Company Limited, 2, Church Ln, Kolkata, West Bengal 700071
  • Aviva Life Insurance,House no -1 B, Chetan Seth Street, Kolkata, West Bengal 700007
  • Car Insurance Kolkata,4, Royd St, Taltala, Kolkata, West Bengal 700016
  • ICICI Lombard General Insurance,Apeejay House, 7th Floor,, 15, Park St, Taltala, Kolkata, West Bengal 700016
  • Premier Maruti Sales & Service Showroom,F Near, 92, Barrackpore Trunk Rd, Santhi Nagra Colony, Kamarhati, Kolkata, West Bengal 700058
  • ICICI Lombard General Insurance,Thapar House, 3rd Floor, 25, Brabourne Rd, Murgighata, BBD Bagh, Kolkata, West Bengal 700001
  • HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company Limited,Metro Towers, 10th Floor, 4/1, Ho Chi Minh Sarani, Kolkata, West Bengal 700071
  • Metro Towers, 10th Floor, 4/1, Ho Chi Minh Sarani, Kolkata, West Bengal 700071
  • Birla Sunlife Insurance, 1st Floor, 110, Bosepukur Road, Kasba, Kolkata, West Bengal 700078
  • Reliance General Insurance Company Limited,49 Dobson Road,, 2nd Floor, Howrah, Kolkata, West Bengal 711101
  • Reliance General Insurance Company Limited, Himalaya House, 38B, 8th Floor, Road, 38-A, Jawaharlal Nehru Rd, Chowringhee North, Kolkata, West Bengal 700071
  • BSP Infotech,11, Dr UN Brahmachari St, Lalbajar, Mullick Bazar, Elgin, Kolkata, West Bengal 700017
  • The New India Assurance Co Ltd, 24, Baguiati Road, Dumdum, Baguiati Road, Kolkata, West Bengal 700028
  • Star Personal And Caring, 229, 2, Khanna, Acharya Prafulla Chandra Rd, Fariapukur, Shyam Bazar, Kolkata, West Bengal 700004
  • Santu Paul,53 ,Christopher Road, Ward No. 58, KMC Tangra, Abinash Choudhury Lane,, Kolkata, West Bengal 700046

Lawyers (Advocates) in Kolkata:

Blood banks in Kolkata:

  • 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 Kolkata:

  • Trade Smart Online ,16INDIA EXCHANGE PLACE 1ST FLOORDistrict:Kolkata,WBPostcode:700001
  • Standard Chartered ,620 D H ROAD ROOM NO 5BEHALA CHOWRASTHAKOLKATADistrict:Kolkata,WBPostcode:700034
  • Standard Chartered ,3 B MAN MOHANBOSE STREETDistrict:Kolkata,WBPostcode:700006
  • Standard Chartered ,255/3 BANKIM CHATTERJEE ROADNEW BARRACKPURDistrict:Kolkata,WBPostcode:700052
  • SMC Global ,20RATAN SARKAR GARDEN STREETDistrict:Kolkata,WBPostcode:700007
  • SMC Global ,6ROY BAHADUR ROAD BEHALADistrict:Kolkata,WBPostcode:700034

Hotels in Kolkata:

  • The Oberoi Grand,15, Jawaharlal Nehru Road, Kolkata, West Bengal 700013
  • Astoria Hotel,6/2/3, Sudder Street, Kolkata, West Bengal 700016
  • Lytton Hotel,14 & 14/1, Sudder Street, Kolkata, West Bengal 700016
  • Golden Parkk,13, Ho Chi Minh Sarani, Kankaria Estates, Park Street area, Kolkata, West Bengal 700071
  • Jameson Inn,56, Mullick Bazar Park Street, Opposite to Shiraz Restaurant, Kolkata, West Bengal 700017
  • The Lalit Great Eastern Kolkata,1, 2, 3, Old Court House Street, Dalhousie Square, Kolkata, West Bengal 700069
  • Taj Bengal,34B, Belvedere Road, Alipore, Kolkata, West Bengal 700027
  • The Lindsay, 8A & 8B, Lindsay Street, Opp. New Market, Kolkata, West Bengal 700087
  • Hotel Diplomat,10, Sudder St, Fire Brigade Head Quarter, New Market Area, Dharmatala, Taltala, Kolkata, West Bengal 700016
  • Hotel Crestwood,8A, Mrigendralal Mitter Rd, Dakshineswar, Mullick Bazar, Park Street area, Kolkata, West Bengal 700017
  • Hotel Kempton, 3, Marquis Street, Opposite Jamuna Banquet Hall, Kolkata, West Bengal 700016
  • Hotel Galaxy, 3, Stuart Lane, Near Sudder St, New Market Area, Kolkata, West Bengal 700016
  • Hotel VIP Intercontinental,44, Mirza Ghalib Street, Kolkata, West Bengal 700016
  • HHI KOLKATA, 235/1 A J C Bose Road, Kolkata, West Bengal 700020
  • Hotel Royal Garden, Kolkata, 163 A, Park Street, Kolkata, West Bengal 700017

Theatres in Kolkata district:

  • Aarti - Baguihati, Kolkata
  • Aleya Cinema - Rash Behari Avenue, Kolkatta
  • Basusree - SP Mukherjee Road, Kolkata
  • Bina Cinema - Bidhan Sarani Road,, Kolkatta
  • Chetna - Dum Dum, Kolkata
  • Darpana - Bidhan Sarani, Kolkata
  • jagat - Sealdah, Sealdah
  • Jaya Cinema - Lake Town, Kolkata
  • Jaya Multiplex Barasat - Screen 3 - Duck BangloMore, Barasat
  • Mini Rathindra - R N Avenue, Sodepur
  • Mitra Cinema - Bidhan Sarani, Kolkata
  • Narendra - Dum Dum, Dum Dum
  • Netro - Dum Dum, Kolkata
  • Padmasree Cinema - Jadavpore, Kolkata
  • Pari - Metiabruj Thana, Metiabruj
  • Prachi Cinema - AJC Bose Road, Kolkata
  • Purabi Cinema - Raja Ram Mohan Sarani, Kolkata
  • Pushpasree - Kadamtalla, Kolkata
  • Pushpasree Cinema - Behala, Behala
  • Ragini Cinema - Beliaghata, Kolkata
  • Ratindra - R N avenue, Sodepur
  • Rupmaindir Cinema - Kabi Satyendranath Dutta Setu, Belgharia
  • Sonali Cinema - Barrackpore Trunk Road, Dunlop
  • Talkie Show House - Sibdas Bhaduri St, Shyambazar Mail

Demographics:

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

Tehsil Population Male Female
Kolkata
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 90
2 Andhra Bank 18
3 Axis Bank 64
4 B N P Paribas 1
5 Bank Of America 1
6 Bank Of Baroda 73
7 Bank Of India 81
8 Bank Of Maharashtra 19
9 Bharatiya Mahila Bank Limited 1
10 Canara Bank 60
11 Catholic Syrian Bank Limited 3
12 Central Bank Of India 76
13 Citi Bank 2
14 City Union Bank Limited 2
15 Corporation Bank 24
16 Dena Bank 24
17 Deustche Bank 1
18 Dhanalakshmi Bank 4
19 Federal Bank 19
20 HDFC Bank 90
21 HSBC Bank 7
22 ICICI Bank Limited 89
23 IDBI Bank 31
24 Indian Bank 31
25 Indian Overseas Bank 68
26 Indusind Bank 11
27 ING Vysya Bank 14
28 Jammu And Kashmir Bank Limited 2
29 Karnataka Bank Limited 4
30 Karur Vysya Bank 7
31 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 15
32 Laxmi Vilas Bank 2
33 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 35
34 Punjab And Sind Bank 16
35 Punjab National Bank 81
36 Ratnakar Bank Limited 2
37 Reserve Bank Of India 1
38 South Indian Bank 14
39 Standard Chartered Bank 15
40 State Bank Of Bikaner And Jaipur 15
41 State Bank Of Hyderabad 9
42 State Bank Of India 259
43 State Bank Of Mysore 9
44 State Bank Of Patiala 4
45 State Bank Of Travancore 6
46 Syndicate Bank 44
47 Tamilnad Mercantile Bank Limited 1
48 The Royal Bank Of Scotland N V 3
49 The West Bengal State Cooperative Bank 15
50 UCO Bank 119
51 Union Bank Of India 57
52 United Bank Of India 134
53 Vijaya Bank 35
54 YES Bank 9