Amta-I Block

Name of the BDO: Sri Sujoy Dhar, WBCS(Exe)
Contact Detail: Telephone Number(Office) : 03214-260-239 / 03214-260-239(Fax) / 8335079116
E-mail ID : bdoamta1[at]gmail[dot]com
About the Block:

Amta is a historical, old, religious and progressive rural city of Howrah District under Uluberia Sub-Division. Kandua Agricultural Land is situated at the east side of Amta-I Block. Damodar river is situated at the west side of Amta-I Block. Pero , Garbhabanipur is situated at the north side of Amta-I Block. Main attraction of Amta-I Block is “Old Bandar” and “Malai Chandi” temple. “Old Bandar” was the oldest port of Howrah District. Amta-I Block is famous for oldest rail way station of martin rail. Basically it is an agriculture base block. It is the gateway of Amta-II & Udaynarayanpur Block of Howrah District.

Sl. No.
1. Area(in sq. km.) 126.09
Population 223261
Male 114876
Female 108385
3. SC/ST Population 59999
4. Minority population 50153
5. AC no. & Name 177-Uluberia Uttar (SC) AC & 182 – Udaynarayanpur AC
6. Total Road length(in km.) 212km
7. No. of School(Primary + Upper Primary ) 187
8. No. of College 2
9. Nearby Railway Station AMTA
10. Total no. of BPHC & PHC

BPHC -1 PHC – 4

11. Name of the BPHC & PHSC Amta Gramin Hospital Ranapara, Rashpur, Khosalpur, Mato
12. Total no. GPs 13
13. Name of the GPs Amta, Anulia, Balichak, Basantapur, Bhandergacha, Chandrapur, Kanpur, Khardaha, Khosalpur, Rashpur, Serajbati, Udang-I, Udang-II
14. Important Irrigation Cannel D2 Canal, DVC Canal, KANDUA Canal, GUJARPUR Canal, RASHPUR Canal, MANDARIA Canal
15. Important Industrial points(if any) Kurit Foundry cluster