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Domjur

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 Headquarter.

It is bounded on its west by Block Jagatballavpur, south by Block Sankrail, northeast by Bally-Jagacha & to the east lies the Howrah Municipal Corporation area. At its west, it shares a 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 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. Parameter Value
1. Area(in sq. km.) 92.8
2.

Population

Male

Female

others

377647

192646

184975

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