About Paschim Medinipur district:

Paschim Medinipur is a district in West Bengal state, India. The total area of the district is 9345 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 5943300 living in houses, among them male population is 3032630 and female population is 2910670. Sex ratio of the district is 966 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 78%.

Paschim Medinipur district vehicle registration code is . Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in .


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 Paschim Medinipur district.

Paschim Medinipur 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 Paschim Medinipur.

Top tourist places in Paschim Medinipur:

Places of interest in Paschim Medinipur:

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 Paschim Medinipur district:

Insurance Companies in Paschim Medinipur:

  • ICICI Lombard General Insurance, MS Tower, 2nd floor,, OT road, Inda, Kharagpur, West Bengal 721305
  • BHASKAR MISRA (insurance advisor),Kuspata, PASCHIM MEDINIPUR, West Bengal
  • Life insurance agent in Medinipur, West Bengal,Vill-Hasimpur, Po-KeshiaryPs-, Keshiary, Medinipur, West Bengal, West Bengal 7211
  • Jagatpati Jana, Prembazar, Kharagpur, West Bengal 721306

Lawyers (Advocates) in Paschim Medinipur:

Blood banks in Paschim Medinipur:

Trading companies in Paschim Medinipur:

Hotels in Paschim Medinipur:

  • HOTEL PARK, Kharagpur, West-Bengal, INDIA,Opp. Sub- Divisional hospital, Chota Tengra, Kharagpur, West Bengal 721301
  • Hotel Hindusthan,Station Road, Keranitola, East Ave, Medinipur, West Bengal 721101
  • Hotel Debloke,Station Road, Medinipur, West Bengal 721101
  • Hotel Reshma,Station Rd, Medinipur, West Bengal 721101
  • Orbit Hotel,39, East Ave, Rangamati, Medinipur, West Bengal 721101
  • HOTEL SAMRAT,NEAR L.I.C. MORE,, Rabindra Nagar, Medinipur, West Bengal 721101
  • Hotel Tamrolipto Park,Saha Chowk, NH 6, Tata Metalicks Road, Midnapore West, Kharagpur, West Bengal 721301
  • Hotel Snehamaya,Shibalaya Road, Old Digha, Purba Medinipur, West Bengal 721428

Theatres in Paschim Medinipur district:

  • Sitala Talkies - Kharagpur, Kharagpur
  • Technology Film Society ( TFS ) - Kharagpur Technology, Kharagpur
  • Rupchaya Cinema - Baliachak, Baliachak

Demographics:

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

Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Bank Of Baroda 2
2 Canara Bank 3
3 Indusind Bank 1
4 State Bank Of India 56
5 The West Bengal State Cooperative Bank 33
6 United Bank Of India 7