Uluberia-I Block

Name of the BDO: Sri Kartik Chandra Roy WBCS (Exe)
Contact Detail: Telephone Number(Office) : 033-2661-0263 / 033-2661-0263(Fax) / 8335079110
E-mail ID : uluberia1_bdo[at]rediffmail[dot]com
About the Block:

Uluberia-I Development Block under the District of Howrah is situated within 40 km from Kolkata. The block is surrounded by the Uluberia-II Dev. Block at north, the Shyampur-I Dev. Block at south, the Bagnan-I Dev. Block at west and the River Hoogly at east. The total area covered by the Block is 114.38 sq. km. comprised of 71 nos. of mouza consisting of nine Gram Panchayats. This is a Sub-Divisional Block as it is situated in the heart of Uluberia Sub-Divisional town. The Uluberia Sub-Divisional State General Hospital, the Uluberia S.D.O. Office, the Uluberia Court, the Uluberia Police Station and various Central Govt. offices as well as State Govt. offices are there. The main occupation of the people of this Block area are Zari work, agriculture, animal husbandry, fishery, day-labour, retail trade, service etc. It has co-existence of both Hindu and Muslim population with equal concentration.

Sl. No.
1. Area(in sq. km.) 114.38
Population 215392
Male 109809
Female 105583
3. SC/ST Population SC-47471, ST- 157
4. Minority population 108712 as per Baseline Survey report
5. AC no. & Name 176, Uluberia Purba, 178-Uluberia Dakshin
6. Total Road length(in km.) 153.75 km
7. No. of School(Primary + Upper Primary ) 116+31
8. No. of College 0, sanctioned 1 ITI
9. Nearby Railway Station Uluberia
10. Total no. of BPHC & PHC BPHC-1, PHC-2
11. Name of the BPHC & PHSC Chandipur BPHC, Barberia PHC & Dhulasimla PHC
12. Total no. GPs 9
13. Name of the GPs Hirapur, Kalinagar, Bahira, Dhulasimla, Hatgacha-I, Hatgacha-II, Chandipur, Moheshpur, Tapna
14. Important Irrigation Cannel 1. Tiopara to Moubesia Kalitala, 2. Birshibpur Growth Center, 3. Kalinagar to Boalia via Kashmul, 4. kalinagar to Boalia via Bahira
15. Important Industrial points(if any) Uluberia Industrial Growth Center