About Purba Medinipur district:

Purba Medinipur is a district in West Bengal state, India. The total area of the district is 4736 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 5094238 living in houses, among them male population is 2631094 and female population is 2463144. Sex ratio of the district is 938 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 87.02%.

Purba 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 Purba Medinipur district.

Purba 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 Purba Medinipur.

Top tourist places in Purba Medinipur:

Places of interest in Purba 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 Purba Medinipur district:

  • Bhogpur
  • Chandrakona Rd
  • Chharra
  • Contai Road
  • Dantan
  • Durga Chak Town
  • Garhbeta
  • Durgachak
  • Haldia
  • Kolaghat Goods
  • Mahisadal
  • Mecheda
  • Narayan Pakuria
  • Nikursini
  • Panskura
  • Raghunathbari
  • Rajgoda
  • Saheed Matangin
  • Silpaprabesh
  • Tamluk

Insurance Companies in Purba Medinipur:

  • National Insurance,Sreerupa Cinema Road,p.o.+p.s.-contai,dist -purba Medinipur, Kolkata, West Bengal 721401
  • SBI Life Insurance Co Ltd,Contai Municipality Rd, Jagannathpur, Contai, West Bengal 721401
  • National Insurance - Durgachak-Haldia Office,Dnaa Building, New Market Complex, Durgachak, Kolkata, West Bengal 721602
  • Subrata Kumar Panja (LIC), Gobindapur Bazar, Depal, Block- Ramnagar II, Gobindapur, West Bengal 721453
  • HDFC Life,Durga Chowk, 1st Floor, Akash Ganga Commercial Complex, Haldia, West Bengal 721602
  • ICICI Prudential Life Insurance, Dhandighi, Contai, West Bengal 721401

Lawyers (Advocates) in Purba Medinipur:

Blood banks in Purba Medinipur:

Trading companies in Purba Medinipur:

Hotels in Purba Medinipur:

  • Hotel Parijayee,Khadal Gobra, Forest Bungalow Rd, Old Digha, Dist. Purba Medinipur, Digha, West Bengal 721428
  • Hotel Rajeet,Plot No 2, New Digha Sea Side Picnic Spot, Mini Holiday Home Sector, New Digha Purba Medinipur, Digha, West Bengal 721463
  • Roy Guest House,Vill - Kanakpur, P.O. - Naranda, P.S. - Panskura, Dist - Purba Medinipur, West Bengal 721137
  • Tajpur Beach Resort, Tajpur, Purba Medinipur, Bodhra, West Bengal 721423
  • Hotel Aditya International,OLD DIGHA ,Gadadharpur, Purba Medinipur, Digha, West Bengal 721428
  • Hotel Mainak Mandarmani,Mandarmani beach, Sonamuhi Kalindi, Purba Medinipur, Mandarmani, West Bengal 721455
  • Hotel Sonar Bangla Mandarmoni,Mandarmoni Beach Road, Kalindi Post, Mandarmoni, Purba Medinipore, Chaulkhola, West Bengal 721455
  • Aqua Marina Drive Inn, Mandarmoni, Dadanpatrabar, Purba Medinipore, West Bengal 721455
  • Hotel Santiniketan Digha,Plot No.62/402, State Highway 57, N2 Sector, New Digha, Purba Midnapore, Digha, West Bengal 721463
  • Victoria Beach Resort,Kalandi, Purba Medinipur, Mandarmani, West Bengal 721463
  • Lake View Village Resorts - Tajpur, Near Digha - Contai Road,Near Digha Purba Medinipur, Jaldha, West Bengal 721423
  • Hotel Snehamaya,Shibalaya Road, Old Digha, Purba Medinipur, West Bengal 721428
  • Hotel East Coast,Durgachak, Purba Medinipur, Haldia, West Bengal 721602

Theatres in Purba Medinipur district:

  • Charulata - Panskura, Panskura
  • Indrapuri - Heriabazar, Khejuri
  • Manjushree - Basudevpur, Haldia
  • Royal Cinema - Chandrokona, Chandrokona
  • Upahaar Takies - Chaitanyapur, Chaitanyapur
  • Bharati Cinema - Ghatal, Ghatal
  • Gyanoda - Gorsath, Moyna
  • Monihar - Maph Chandipur, Chandipur
  • Piyasi - Nandakumar, Nandakumar
  • Priya - Moyna, Moyna
  • Ruposree - Sankar Ara, Tomluk
  • Shyamasree - Radhamoni, Radhamoni
  • Srirupa Cinema - P.K.College ,Contai, Contai

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 19
2 Andhra Bank 2
3 Axis Bank 1
4 Bank Of Baroda 4
5 Bank Of India 2
6 Bank Of Maharashtra 1
7 Canara Bank 6
8 Central Bank Of India 7
9 Corporation Bank 1
10 HDFC Bank 3
11 ICICI Bank Limited 6
12 IDBI Bank 15
13 Indian Bank 1
14 Indian Overseas Bank 3
15 Indusind Bank 2
16 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 1
17 Punjab And Sind Bank 1
18 Punjab National Bank 1
19 State Bank Of India 54
20 The West Bengal State Cooperative Bank 32
21 Union Bank Of India 3
22 United Bank Of India 30