About Maldah district:

Maldah is a district in West Bengal state, India. The total area of the district is 3733 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 3997970 living in houses, among them male population is 2061593 and female population is 1936377. Sex ratio of the district is 944 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 61.73%.

Maldah district vehicle registration code is WB 66. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Malda.


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 Maldah district.

Maldah 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 Maldah.

Top tourist places in Maldah:

Places of interest in Maldah:

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 Maldah district:

  • Adina
  • Malda Town

Insurance Companies in Maldah:

  • ICICI Lombard General Insurance,Sukanto More,, Ground floor, NH # 34, Malda, West Bengal 732101
  • National Insurance Company Limited., 1 No Govt Colony, Malda, West Bengal 732101
  • HDFC Life,NH-34, Pushpanjali Apartment, Ramkrishna Pally, 3rd Floor, Near Joy Lodge, Malda, West Bengal 732101
  • Birla Sun Life,Manaskamana Rd, Gayesh Pur, Malda, West Bengal 732101
  • NICL, Malda DO, Divisional Office 93A, Rabindra Avenue, Malda, West Bengal 732101
  • Tata AIG General Insurance Company Limited,Nh 34, 3Rd Floor, Sm Pally, Po Rathbari, Malda, Malda, West Bengal 732101
  • LIC Office,Chanchal, West Bengal 732123

Lawyers (Advocates) in Maldah:

Blood banks in Maldah:

  • Central Blood Bank,205, Vivekananda Rd, Manicktala, Sahitya Parishad, Kolkata, West Bengal 700006

Trading companies in Maldah:

Hotels in Maldah:

  • Hotel Gitanjali,3rd Floor, Netaji More Shopping Complex English Bazar, N.S.Road, Malda, West Bengal 732101
  • Golden Park Hotel & Resort,N.H. 34, Narayanpur, Behind BSF Camp, Malda, West Bengal 732101
  • Hotel Royal Park, NH-34,Near Ravindra Bhavan, Krishna Kali Tala, Malda, West Bengal 732101
  • Hotel Kalinga, NH-34, RamKrishna Pally, Malda, West Bengal 732101,
  • Raj Hotel,Bibigram Rd, Bibigram, Maheshmati, Malda, West Bengal 732101
  • Hotel Vinayak,Vivekananda Pally,, NH 34, P.O. & District Malda., Malda, West Bengal 732101
  • Samrat Hotel,N.H. 34, Rathbari, Malda, West Bengal 732102
  • Hotel Hari Om,NH 34, Gabgachhi, Jadupur Near SBI Jadupur Branch Malda, West Bengal 732103
  • Hotel pratapaditya,ABA Gani Khan Sarani, Malda, West Bengal 732102
  • Mayaban,Tiakati, Malda, West Bengal 732101
  • Purbanchal Hotel, New Banhbari, Post Jhaljhalia, N.H. 34, Malda, West Bengal 732101

Theatres in Maldah district:

  • Bichitra - Rathbari Malda, Malda
  • Maa Priya - Gazole, Gazole
  • Natraj Cinema - Mangalbari, Mangalbari
  • Puspa - Chanchol, Chanchol

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 13
2 Axis Bank 1
3 Bank Of Baroda 1
4 Bank Of Maharashtra 1
5 Canara Bank 2
6 Central Bank Of India 9
7 Corporation Bank 1
8 Dena Bank 1
9 ICICI Bank Limited 1
10 IDBI Bank 2
11 Indian Overseas Bank 2
12 Punjab And Sind Bank 1
13 The West Bengal State Cooperative Bank 17
14 United Bank Of India 12
15 Vijaya Bank 1