About Murshidabad district:

Murshidabad is a district in West Bengal state, India. The total area of the district is 5324 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 7102430 living in houses, among them male population is 3629595 and female population is 3472835. Sex ratio of the district is 958 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 66.59%.

Murshidabad district vehicle registration code is WB 57, WB 58. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Murshidabad.


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 Murshidabad district.

Murshidabad 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 Murshidabad.

Top tourist places in Murshidabad:

Places of interest in Murshidabad:

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 Murshidabad district:

  • Ahiran
  • Karna Subarna
  • Azimganj Junction
  • Azimganj City
  • Barala
  • Bazarsau
  • Beldanga
  • Berhampore Crt
  • Bhabta
  • Bhagwangola
  • Chatra
  • Chowrigacha
  • Cossimbazar
  • Debipur
  • Ballalpur
  • Gankar
  • Jangipur Road
  • Jibanti
  • Kanthaliya Road
  • Khagraghat Road
  • Lakshmipur
  • Lalbagh Crt Rd
  • Lalgola
  • Lohapur
  • Mahipal Road
  • Malihati Tbr Rd
  • Manigram
  • Gosain Gram
  • Miangram
  • Morgram
  • Murshidabad
  • New Farakka Junction
  • Niyalishpara
  • Noapara Mahisha
  • Poradanga Halt
  • Dhapara Dham
  • Rasulpur
  • Rejinagar
  • Sadal
  • Sagardighi
  • Sirajnagar
  • Subarnamrigi
  • Sujnipara
  • Tenya
  • Tildanga

Insurance Companies in Murshidabad:

  • Max Life Insurance Co. Ltd., Khagra, 1 Bishubabu Garden Lane, Infront Of Bank Of Baroda, , Murshidabad, Berhampur, West Bengal 742103
  • Reliance Life Insurance Agent-West Bengal, Village- Guripara, P.S- Jiaganj, Murshidabad, West Bengal 742122
  • ICICI Lombard General Insurance - Tagore Road -Behrampore, Manjuri, First floor, No. 168, R N Tagore Road, Berhampore, West Bengal 742101
  • Life Insurance Advisor West Bengal,80 No Alep Khan Mohalla Road, BerhampurGorabazar, Murshidabad, West Bengal 742102
  • National Insurance, 26/23/1, Sahid Surya PO- Berhampore, Dt-, Surjyasen Rd, Gora Bazar, Kolkata, West Bengal 742101

Lawyers (Advocates) in Murshidabad:

Blood banks in Murshidabad:

  • Berhampore General Hospital ,P.O. Berhampore
  • S.D. Hospital, Jangipur ,P.O. Jangipur
  • S.D.Hospital, Lalbag ,Lalbag, Murshidabad

Trading companies in Murshidabad:

  • Standard Chartered ,PANCRAHABAZAAR LALBAGHDistrict:Murshidabad,WBPostcode:742164
  • Networth Direct ,P.O BELDANGA TOWN - BELDANGACOLLEGE PARA DIST - MURSHIDABADDistrict:Murshidabad,WBPostcode:742133
  • Kotak Securities ,VILLAGE PO SARBANGAPURPS NOWDADistrict:Murshidabad,WBPostcode:742174
  • Kotak Securities ,NTPC MOREFARAKKA NABARUNDistrict:Murshidabad,WBPostcode:742236
  • India Infoline (IIFL) ,38A SWARNAMOYEE ROADPO. BERHAMPORE DIST. MURSHIDABADDistrict:Murshidabad,WBPostcode:742101
  • ICICIDirect ,ROOM NO 21 NCCMARKET COMPLEX PO NABARUNDistrict:Murshidabad,WBPostcode:36

Hotels in Murshidabad:

  • Hotel Sunshine,Panchanantala, Berhampore, Murshidabad, West Bengal 742101
  • New Hotel Shivam,45 KN Road, Near Bus Stand, Khagra, Berhampore, West Bengal 742101,
  • Hotel the Fame, Ranibagan, Gora Bazar, Berhampore, West Bengal 742101
  • Hotel Sagnik ,77 Omrahaganj, Lalbagh, Murshidabad, West Bengal 742149
  • Hotel Manjusha, Near Hazarduary, Urdubazar, Murshidabad, West Bengal 742149
  • Hotel Anwesha, Near Imambara / Hazarduary, Lavaganj,Murshidabad, Lalbagh, West Bengal 742149
  • Hotel Indrajit, Station Road, Lalbagh, Near Murshidabad Railway Station, Murshidabad, West Bengal 742149
  • Hotel Green House, Murshidabad,, Lalbagh, Murshidabad, West Bengal 742149
  • Berhampore Lodge Pvt. Ltd.,30, 31, R. N. Tagore Road, Dist. - Murshidabad, Berhampore, West Bengal 742101
  • Hotel Green House Murshidabad,Banamalipur Near Motijhil, Murshidabad, West Bengal 742149

Theatres in Murshidabad district:

  • Bhagirati - Ajimgunj, Ajimgunj
  • Chayapath - Kandi, Kandi
  • Maya Talkies - Dhulian, Dhulian
  • New Mitali - Beldanga, Beldanga
  • Rainbow Cinema - Salar Station Road, Salar
  • Ritwik Sadan - Police Reserve Road, Berhampur

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 26
2 Axis Bank 4
3 Bank Of Baroda 16
4 Bank Of India 4
5 Bharatiya Mahila Bank Limited 1
6 Canara Bank 12
7 Central Bank Of India 5
8 Corporation Bank 3
9 Dena Bank 2
10 HDFC Bank 2
11 ICICI Bank Limited 6
12 IDBI Bank 5
13 Indian Bank 2
14 Indian Overseas Bank 6
15 Indusind Bank 1
16 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 3
17 Punjab And Sind Bank 1
18 Punjab National Bank 2
19 South Indian Bank 1
20 State Bank Of India 65
21 Syndicate Bank 8
22 The West Bengal State Cooperative Bank 20
23 UCO Bank 1
24 Union Bank Of India 9
25 United Bank Of India 63