Domjur Block


Name of the BDO: Shri Raja Bhowmick, WBCS (Exe)
Contact Detail: Telephone Number(Office) : 033-2670-0222 / 033-2670-5794(Fax) / 8335079108
E-mail ID : bdodjr_eodps[at]yahoo[dot]com/bdodomjur[at]gmail[dot]com
About the Block:

Domjur Development Block is the largest block in the Howrah District spreading across an area of 97.3 sq. km. & situated in the northern side of district & lying at a distance of 17 k.m. from District Head quarter.

It is bounded on its west by Block Jagatballavpur, south by Block Sankrail, north east by Bally-Jagacha & to the east lies Howrah Municipal Corporation area. At its west it shares common boundary with district Hooghly. The block lies in close proximity of Santragachi Railway Station and is well connected with Howrah Station via Howrah-Amta Railway lines.

The block office is situated on the Howrah-Amta Road (State Highway-63) having the Latitude & longitude of 22o37’38.6” North & 88o13’58.5” East respectively. This block is co-extensive with Domjur Police Station.

The block comprises of eighteen Gram Panchayat and spreads partly across three Assembly Constituencies i.e. 174- Sankrail(SC) AC under 25th Howrah Parliament Constituency,183-Jagatballavpur AC under 27th Srerampur Parliament Constituency & 184-Domjur AC under 27th Srerampur Parliament Constituency.

Sl. No.
1. Area(in sq. km.) 92.8
2.
Population 377647
Male 192646
Female 184975
others 26
3. SC/ST Population SC-65202, ST -1587
4. Minority population 130591
5. AC no. & Name 174- Sankrail, 183- Jagatballavpur, 184 - Domjur
6. Total Road length(in km.) 93.79 Km.
7. No. of School(Primary + Upper Primary ) 217 (172+45)
8. No. of College 1
9. Nearby Railway Station Domjur & Makardah
10. Total no. of BPHC & PHC 0 & 4
11. Name of the BPHC & PHSC

BPHC -
1. Kolorah,
2.Bankra,
3. Nonakundu,
4. Mohiary Lakshmi Kamal,
PHSC -48

12. Total no. GPs 18
13. Name of the GPs

1. Mohiary -II,
2. Mohiary -I,
3. Kolorah -II,
4. Kolorah -I,
5. Uttar Jhapordah,
6. Parbatipur,
7. Rudrapur,
8. Dakshin Jhapordah,
9. Makardah -I,
10. Domjur,
11. Begri,
12. Narna,
13. Makardah -II,
14. Salap -II,
15. Salap -I,
16. Bankra -I,
16. Bankra -II,
18. Bankra -III

14. Important Irrigation Cannel 3
15. Important Industrial points(if any) Domjur is an industrially potential Block. There are three Industrial Complexes, such as Jalan Industrial Complex, Kantalia Industrial Complex & Lakshmanpur Industrial Complex where a number of Micro, Small, Medium & Large Scales Industries have been set up. Three Industrials Cluster like Gems & Jewellery Cluster, Domjur, Imitation Ornaments Cluster, Domjur& Readymade Garments Bankra are in under process. One 'Jewellery Park' is being set up at Ankurhati