About South Twenty Four Parganas district:

South Twenty Four Parganas is a district in West Bengal state, India. The total area of the district is 9,960 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 8153176 living in houses, among them male population is 4182758 and female population is 3970418. Sex ratio of the district is 956 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 77.51%.

South Twenty Four Parganas 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 South Twenty Four Parganas district.

South Twenty Four Parganas 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 South Twenty Four Parganas.

Top tourist places in South Twenty Four Parganas:

Places of interest in South Twenty Four Parganas:

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 South Twenty Four Parganas district:

  • Baharu
  • Baruipur Junction
  • Basuldanga
  • Betheria Ghola
  • Bidyadharpur
  • Canning
  • Champahati
  • Chandan Nagar
  • Dakshin Barasat
  • Dakshin Durgapr
  • Deula
  • Dhamua
  • Gurudas Nagar
  • Gourdaha (Halt)
  • Ghutiari Sharif
  • Gocharan
  • Hotar
  • Kalyanpur
  • Dhapdhapi
  • Lakshmikantpur
  • Magra Hat
  • Mathurapur Rd
  • Narendrapur Hal
  • Netra
  • Piali
  • Rajarampur Halt
  • Shantipur
  • Shasan Road
  • Surjyapur
  • Taldi
  • Udairampur

Insurance Companies in South Twenty Four Parganas:

  • Aviva Life Insurance, House no -1 B, Chetan Seth Street, Kolkata, West Bengal 700007
  • GreenLife Insurance, A-4, 1st Floor, Rishi Tech Park, Street No-360, Rajarhat, Kolkata, West Bengal 700156
  • BSP Infotech, 11, Dr UN Brahmachari St, Lalbajar, Mullick Bazar, Elgin, Kolkata, West Bengal 700017
  • Life Insurance Corporation Of India,Baruipur, Kachari Bazar, 24 Parganas South, Kolkata, West Bengal 700144
  • HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company Limited
  • Metro Towers, 10th Floor, 4/1, Ho Chi Minh Sarani, Kolkata, West Bengal 700071
  • Aviva Life insurance, Dum Dum Park, South Dum Dum, Kolkata, West Bengal 700055
  • Star Personal And Caring, 229, 2, Khanna, Acharya Prafulla Chandra Rd, Fariapukur, Shyam Bazar, Kolkata, West Bengal 700004
  • Aviva Life Insurance,20/1/1N, Ballygunge Station Road, Kolkata, West Bengal 700019
  • United India Insurance Company Limited,2, Gariahat Rd S, Kolkata, West Bengal 700068
  • Bajaj Allianz Insurance Company, No. 35/1, Kailash Building, 1st Floor, Jawaharlal Nehru Rd, Park Street, Kolkata, West Bengal 700071
  • PNB Metlife India Insurance Co. Ltd,Singhi Agency, 48/1A, Gariahat Road, 1st Floor, Kolkata - 700019, Gariahat, West Bengal 700019
  • PNB MetLife India Insurance Co. Ltd., Kashi Niket, 1st Floor, 190 C, Satin Sen Sarani, Kankurgachi, Kolkata, West Bengal 700054
  • Max Life Insurance Co. Ltd., 16, 3rd Floor, S.B. Mansion, R.N. Mukherjee Road, Kolkata, West Bengal 700001
  • HDFC Standard Life Insurance Co Limited
  • Red Cross Pl, Lal Dighi, BBD Bagh, Kolkata, West Bengal 700001
  • HDFC Standard Life Insurance Company Limited,NS Rd, Fairley Place, BBD Bagh, Kolkata, West Bengal 700001
  • BSP Infotech,No. 6, Doctor Lane, Ripon Street, Maula Ali, Taltala, Kolkata, West Bengal 700014
  • HDFC Life,Madhabpur, 2nd Floor, Sundaram building, Madhabpur, P.O & P.S, Dist - South 24 parganas, Diamond Harbour, West Bengal 743331
  • New India Assurance Building,No.4, Dalhousie, Lyons Range, Murgighata, BBD Bagh, Kolkata, West Bengal 700001

Lawyers (Advocates) in South Twenty Four Parganas:

Blood banks in South Twenty Four Parganas:

  • Central Blood Bank, 205, Vivekananda Rd, Manicktala, Sahitya Parishad, Kolkata, West Bengal 700006
  • 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 South Twenty Four Parganas:

Hotels in South Twenty Four Parganas:

  • Hotel Sea Bird International,Falta Industrial Estate, Sector IV, South 24 Parganas, Kolkata, West Bengal 743504
  • The Fort Raichak,District 24 Parganas South, Sarisa, West Bengal 743368
  • Ganga Kutir,South 24 Parganas, Sarisa, West Bengal 743368
  • Palm Village,Bhasa, Diamond Harbour Road, 24 Pgs(South), Bishnupur, West Bengal 743503
  • Ganga Sagar Hotel,Digombari Bazar, Ganga Sagar, South 24 Parganas, Near Kapilmuni Temple, Sagar, West Bengal 743373
  • Hotel Sanjog,Bakkhali, Freserganj, South 24 Pargana, West Bengal 743370
  • Punyalakshmi Hotel Pvt. Ltd.,Beside Punyalakshmi Garden, South 24 Parganas, Roynagar, Diamond Harbour, West Bengal 743331
  • Hotel ICON Heritage,Bakkhali, West Bengal 743357
  • Royal Sundarban Wild Resort,Jharkhali, 2nd scheme, PS Basanti.South 24 Parganas, Sudhansupur, West Bengal 743312,
  • Hotel Girish, Diamond Harbour,New Madhabpur (Maya Road), Diamond Harbour (South 24 prgs.), Diamond Harbour, West Bengal 743331
  • The Fort Raichak,District 24 Parganas South, Sarisa, West Bengal 743368

Theatres in South Twenty Four Parganas district:

  • Amar - Kakdeep, Kakdeep
  • Bani - Joynagar, Joynagar
  • Baruipur SH - Baruipur, Baruipur
  • Elora - Champahati, Baruipur
  • Gobinda - Canning, Canning
  • Indradhanu Cinema - Station Road,, Nungi
  • Krishna - Kachari Bazar, Baruipur
  • Mahamaya - Dakhin Barasat, Dakshin Barasat
  • Mahamaya Audi 2 - Baruipur - Kulpi Rd,, Dakshin Barasat
  • Milan - Baruipur, Baruipur
  • New Bijoli - Kapathat, Diamond Harbour
  • Pakeejah - Ghatakpukur, Bhangorbazar
  • Sri Durga Cinema - Belsingha,P.O. & P.S - Falta, Sahararhat
  • Uma - Bakrahat, Bakrahat

Demographics:

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

Banks and their branches:
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