Dinhata II (community development block)
দিনহাটা II সমষ্টি উন্নয়ন ব্লক
|Community development block|
|• Total||103.30 km2 (39.88 sq mi)|
|• Density||2,000/km2 (5,100/sq mi)|
|• Official||Bengali, English|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
|Lok Sabha constituency||Cooch Behar|
|Vidhan Sabha constituency||Dinhata|
Dinhata II (community development block) is an administrative division in Dinhata subdivision of Cooch Behar district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Dinhata police station serves this block. Headquarters of this block is at Sahebganj.12
Sahebganj, one of the constituenct panchayats of the block, is located at.
Gram panchayats of Dinhata II block/ panchayat samiti are: Bamanhat I, Bamanhat II, Bara Sakdal, Burirhat I, Burirhat II, Chowdhuryhat, Gobrachhara Nayarhat, Kismat Dasgram, Nazirhat I, Nazirhat II, Sahebganj and Sukrurkuthi.3
As per 2001 census, Dinhata II block had a total population of 205,391, out of which 104,443 were males and 100,948 were females. Dinhata II block registered a population growth of 9.48 per cent during the 1991-2001 decade. Decadal growth for the district was 14.15 per cent.2Decadal growth in West Bengal was 17.84 per cent.4
Dinhata II block had a literacy rate of 66.57 per cent - males 76.40 per cent and females 56.37 per cent.3
- "Contact details of Block Development Officers". Cooch Behar district. West Bengal Government. Retrieved 2011-03-20.
- "Census of India 2001, Provisional Population Totals, West Bengal, Table - 4". Cooch Behar District (03). Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 2012-04-12.
- "Relation between Blocks & Gram Panchayats (GPs)". Cooch Behar District Administration. Retrieved 2011-03-20.
- "Provisional Population Totals, West Bengal. Table 4". Census of India 2001. Census Commission of India. Retrieved 2012-04-12.