NAXALBARI DEVELOPMENT BLOCK

NAXALBARI, DARJEELING

Block Profile

Phone No of B.D.O 0353-2488403
E-mail Id naxalbari[at]nic[dot]in
Name of the Panchayat Samity Naxalbari Panchayat Samity
Phone No of Panchayat Samity 0353-2488833
Name of the District Darjeeling
Name of the Sub-Division Siliguri
Weather Temperature: Max:- 380 C & Min:- 90C
Rain Fall 3900 mm (yearly)
Total Area 182.46 Sq. Km.
Total Population (As per 2001 Census) 1,44,915
Male :- 75,831 Female:- 69,084
Livelihood 1. Agriculture
2. Service
3. Seasonal Worker
4. business
No of Police Station Naxalbari Police Station
Mode of Transport 1. Roadways
2. Railways
3. Airways
River Mechi, Manjha, Chenga, Bataria, Hulia, Buri Balasan, Khemchi, Lalpha, Lachka, Tepu.
Transport Railway Station:
Matigara Railway Station
Gulma Railway Station
Sevoke Railway station
Nearest Bus Terminal:
Tenzing Norgey Bus Terminal
Nearest Airport:Bagdogra

Industries

Rice Husking Mill
Tea Factory
Trunk Factory
Hosiery Factory

Agriculture

Total Agriculture Land: 16.537 Acre.
Paddy
Wheat
Maize
Jute
Vegetables (Potato, Tomato, Cabbage, Cauliflower, Zinger)
Legume: Mustard etc

Education

Higher Secondary Schools 1. Nandaprasad Higher Secondary School, Naxalbari.
2. Nandaprasad Girls Higher Secondary School, Naxalbari.
3. Chittaranjan Higher Secondary School, Bagdogra.
4. S.M.S.N Higher Secondary School, Bagdogra.
5. Bagdogra Higher Secondary Balika Vidyalaya, Bagdogra.
Secondary Schools 1. Belgachhi Hindi High School, Belgachhi.
2. Hatighisha High School, Hatighisha.
3. Gandhi Smriti Nepali High School, Bagdogra.
4. Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar High School, Gossainpur.
5. Ranidanga Kalaram High School, Ranidanga.
6. Naxalbari Nepali High School, Naxalbari.
Central School 02
Army School 01
Primary Schools 69
Shishu Shiksha Kendra 59
Madhyamik Shiksha Kendra 02
Name of University University of North Bengal

Health

Hospital Naxalbari Rural Hospital
Health Centre Bagdogra Primary Health Centre
Sub Centre 15
Health Centre at Tea Gardens 16