In a press conference, the Raiganj District Police Superintendent stated that more people are involved behind the attempted Situated along the National Highway and by the side of the Kulik river is the Raiganj Wildlife Sanctuary with an area of 35 acres and a buffer area of 286 acres. The area of this town is about 36.51 km2. The agglomeration areas are also experiencing this trend. The sanctuary has an artificial network of man made canals which is connected to the River Kulik. On the occasion of New Year celebrations in the wake Covid-19 pandemic, initiative of Raiganj Police for distribution of Masks and sanitizers from “Police Assistance Booth” at different places under Raiganj Police district. Media. Geography. Raiganj is known for Raiganj Wildlife Sanctuary (also called the Kulik bird sanctuary), home to a large population of Asian openbills and other waterbirds and it has the 2nd largest church in India. As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of Raiganj in 2011 was 183,612, of whom male and female were 96,388 and 87,224 respectively. The subdivision has its headquarters at Raiganj. or. The North Dinajpur district police offered a guard of honour to the doctors, health workers and civic workers of the town on Monday. or. Siliguri Women Police Station. Siliguri Sub-Division, Darjeeling District. The municipalities are at Raiganj and Kaliaganj. Bengal Live. As of 2016, the healthcare system in Raiganj consisted of a government super speciality hospital, under the Department of Health & Family Welfare, Government of West Bengal, and quite a few private medical establishments. Tulaipanj rice has been given a Geographical Indication Tag from the Government of India. Effective literacy rate for the 7+ population was 81.71 per cent. Raiganj's schools usually use English and Bengali as their medium of instruction, although the use of Hindi is also stressed. In this connection, "Kaliaganj", nearest city to Raiganj, comes from "Kalia" meaning "Krishna", the central character of Mahabharata. It is located 17 KM towards North from District head quarters Raiganj. Raiganj Kulik Tv. In Raiganj, 11% of the population were under 6 years of age. Raiganj Bazar Women Police Station. The port area slowly lost its significance and, at present, it is the most backward locality of Raiganj. It could shut down any day. Local birds like dove, bulbul, sparrow, kingfisher, woodpecker, owl, duck and cuckoo, can also be seen in large numbers. Joypurhat District: Situated on the north-western region of Bangladesh, Joypurhat is surrounded by Dinajpur on the North, Gaibandha and Bogra on the East and Naogaon on the South. Important Telephone numbers of the District of Uttar Dinajpur STD code : (Raiganj/Kaliyaganj - 03523),(Islampur-03526),(Karandighi/Dalkhola-03525) It is a 200-year-old town. “If a senior citizen or a physically-challenged person needs to visit a bank or post office, a medicine shop or a marketplace to get food, he can call up the district police control room and provide details. Present C.M of West Bengal Mamata Banerjee during her reign as a railways minister announced railways projects for Raiganj which will definitely boost the communication. Hence, on most occasions, complicated patients are transferred either to North Bengal Medical College & Hospital in Siliguri or Malda medical college and even to Kolkata which is 444 km away. Schools include Raiganj Coronation High School, the oldest school in the town, established in 1911 and St. Xaviers School. The deceased has been identified as Montaz Ali (35). It is the largest bird sanctuary in Asia. Raiganj is known for Raiganj Wildlife Sanctuary (also called the Kulik Bird Sanctuary), home to a large population of Asian openbills and other waterbirds and it is the largest bird sanctuary in Asia. Here river Sudhani forms an island by dividing into two branches and joining again. Accident Date: Accident Time: Location: Nature of Accident: District: Police Station: Case No./Dt. Barua is surrounded by Barsoi Block towards South , Raiganj Block towards East , … Malda: A Raiganj locality woke up to the sounds of police boots, bagpipes and love on Wednesday. Now the vast areas under Birghai, Maraikura, Rupahar, Bahin, Karnojora, and Maharaja Hat are also growing with the population like the town of Raiganj, and this population is dependent on Raiganj town.[7]. As of 2001 India census, Raiganj had a population of 165,222. Raiganj (pronounced [ˈraɪˌgʌnʤ]) is a city and a municipality in the Indian state of West Bengal. Sometimes, patients die on the way as a result of complexities. Raiganj Sub-division, Uttar Dinajpur District. Contents provided by the West Bengal Police Department, Government of West Bengal Site developed and maintained by WBPD and hosted by National Informatics Centre. Raiganj Central Co-Operative Bank Ltd., Raiganj. Not Now. Raiganj, 15th February: A lottery seller died after being hit by a lorry in the Govindpur area of Raiganj Police station in North Dinajpur district. See more of Raiganj Police District on Facebook. 05/02/2012. … When West Dinajpur existed, this side was deprived since the district headquarters was in Balurghat. -Tel: 953523252461, Res: 252527, Fax: 953523253022 A special kind of brinjal is also produced at Raiganj which is much bigger and tastier than its other species.[25][26]. In the 2011 census, Raiganj Urban Agglomeration had a population of 199,758, out of which 104,966 were males and 94,792 were females. It is the headquarters of the Uttar Dinajpur district. According to local sources, Montaz Ali was waiting for a bus in the Govindpur area of Raiganj Police station in the Raiganj-Balurghat National Highway 10, on Serampore Women Police Station. The average annual temperature is 24.9 °C (76.8 °F). Every winter nearly 150 different bird species arrive here from the north in numbers ranging from 65,000 to 75,000. 483 check-ins. The Distict forms a part of the basin lying between Rajmahal hills on the East. Conversion of the highway to four lanes is going on and the proposed highway will bypass Raiganj by about 6 km. Males constituted 53% of the population and females 47%. There are other Jain temples including Kamal Mandir and Chaubisi temple. Around 0.00% stated 'other religion', and approximately 0.11% stated 'no particular religion'. Best Viewed in Internet Explorer 8.0/Firefox 3.6 or Later. 18,009 people follow this. Government Official. See more of Raiganj Police District FB Page on Facebook. One express train, Radhikapur Express, is available for reaching Kolkata, and a link superfast express train, Radhikapur-Anandvihar Express, is available for going to New Delhi. Create New Account. Soon, a cab will reach his doorstep to take him to the … However, there is no industry as such in Raiganj. Raiganj also lacks in railway connectivity because the station is on a branch line. [27][28], On 23 March 2008, the Union I&B and Parliamentary affairs minister Priyaranjan Dasmunshi inaugurated the newly constructed Raiganj Bhawan in Kolkata (Kasba area). [8][9], Raiganj Women police station is located at Raiganj. Raiganj police station serves this block. In the map alongside, all places marked on the map are linked in the full screen version. This rice was even sent to the London Olympics for its aroma and taste. c) Support to districts for VIP security and vital installation guard duties, including the elite SSW, IB set up for CMs security. Although Raiganj city had a population of 183,612, its urban / metropolitan population was 199,690, of whom 104,733 were males and 94,957 were females. Raiganj University is a public university in Raiganj, in the Uttar Dinajpur district. It became a university in August 2015. Earlier it was a university college, which was affiliated to the University of North Bengal. Raiganj, Jalpaiguri and Darjeeling Lok Sabha seats recorded turnouts of 73.31 percent, 82.76 percent and 72.14 percent, respectively, in the second phase of polling on Thursday — an … 01/01/2016. Economy of Raiganj also depends greatly on agriculture. Ayodhya is the birthplace for 5 tirthankars Adinath, Ajitnath, Abhinandannath, Sumatinath and Ananthnath. However, there was no infrastructure for the treatment of dying patients and the patients who suffer from complicated diseases of the kidney and heart. Raiganj (pronounced [ˈraɪˌgʌnʤ]) is a city and a municipality in the Indian state of West Bengal. Development of an eco park is underway. The present growing tendency and trend of urbanisation in the area adjacent to this town are also remarkable. 112 dated 04.08.2020 Inbox Some say the name is linked to the royal family of Dinajpur whose surname was Rai. 0353-2663885 . The train used to go to Parbatipur junction in Bangladesh from Raiganj. Shri 1008 Digamabar Adinath Jain Mandir is one of the most famous temple in aodhya. A North Dinajpur district court on Saturday sentenced a 28-year-old man to 10 years rigorous imprisonment for raping a deaf and dumb athlete in June. [citation needed]. Government Organization. The district has 3 police circles: Sirajganj, Shahjadpur and Raiganj, 4 police outposts and 2 police camps. News & Media Website. NH 34 passes through Raiganj which connects is to the capital of the state Kolkata. We felt it important to recognise these front-liners. Around two lakh people visit Raiganj every day for business. 17,506 people like this. Related Pages. The train used to go to Parbatipur junction in Bangladesh from Raiganj. It is divided into 27 wards. The migratory birds arrive from the end of May to the first week of July, and depart from mid-December to the end of January. There are two campuses: Abdulghata campus and Dr. B.C Roy Street campus. [8][10], The headquarters of Raiganj CD block is at Raiganj city. Forgot account? Raiganj: Three police personnel were injured when a bomb exploded at Itahar police station in North Dinajpur on Sunday, a police official said. A migrant worker of Balia village in Bindol under the Raiganj police station in North Dinajpur district was today tested positive for COVID-19. In course of time, the navigability of Kulik river decreased and business through the waterway was stopped in the first half of the 1970s, especially after the dam was erected to prevent floods. Uttar Dinajpur District Administration. [18] SH 10A connects it to Kaliaganj, Balurghat, Hili. 412 KM from State capital Kolkata Barua Pin code is 733134 and postal head office is Sudarshanpur . Sumit Kumar, the North … The forest and water bodies attract migratory birds like the open bill stork, night heron, cormorant, little cormorant and egret from South Asian countries and coastal regions. Railway connectivity reached here more than 150 years ago but, due to Indo-Bangladesh partition in 1971 the links through Bangladesh were lost and the railway became only a branch line. 03473 - 215101. Jagadishpur ( 5 KM ) , Sitgram ( 9 KM ) , Lahutara-i ( 10 KM ) , Bishnupur ( 15 KM ) , Karandighi ( 17 KM ) are the nearby Villages to Barua. The flying training to the young ones is the best time to observe the birds, around October to November. Mosque of Burhana fakirs, Local dances: Khan dance, Natua, Jang Gan, Mokha dance, Halna Halnani dances, Bhogta dances, Handicrafts: terracotta and jute decorative articles, This page was last edited on 4 January 2021, at 07:08. The colleges of Raiganj were affiliated to University of North Bengal, but after the establishment of University of Gour Banga at Malda in 2008, the colleges are now affiliated to University of Gour Banga. [23]. It is the headquarters of a district as well as a subdivision. Sap nikla forest and tourists visit the lake and the forest for sightseeing. There is Raiganj municipality. The patient parties are facing great crisis to shift their patients either to Siliguri or Malda. Details of Victim: Gender: Age: 18/01/2021: 17:30: On the metal road at 26 No near Marbel Brick Field at Purba Mallickpur village, P.S- Haripal, Dist.- Hooghly In the 1960s, the broad gauge line was shifted to Malda-Barsoi-Dalkhola, thus bypassing Raiganj.[17]. Raiganj had an average literacy rate of 75%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy was 79%, and female literacy was 71%. Buses are available all day long to Balurghat, Siliguri, Jalpaiguri, Alipurduar, Coochbehar, Malda, Kolkata and a few other important cities. Overnight bus facilities are available mostly to Kolkata and Dhubri. [citation needed]. 36. Government Organization. 07/02/2014. Raiganj College has been upgraded to Raiganj University, an autonomous, state-owned university. Raiganj got its railway connection in 1896. It is the headquarters of the Uttar Dinajpur district. Raiganj, 16th February: In the attempt to murder case of a drug dealer Sushanta Sarkar in Raiganj, the Raiganj police arrested seven men. 37. 113 dated 05.08.2020 to Order No. Hinduism was the majority religion in Raiganj city with 97.37% followers. During the months of monsoon the flood water from the river enters the plains of the sanctuary. Order Delivery Status. This acts as an important source of food for most of the bird species. Raiganj has an average literacy rate of 75%, higher thanMore Info, Flipkart delivery service in Superintendent Of Police Office Uttar Dinajpur Raiganj, West Bengal , Amazon Courier Service, Myntra cash on delivery may not be available. A portion of the erstwhile Kishanganj subdivision comprising Goalpokhar, Islampur and Chopra thanas (police stations) and parts of Thakurganj thana, along with the adjacent parts of the erstwhile Gopalpur thana in Katihar subdivision were transferred from Purnea district in Bihar to West Bengal in 1956, and were formally incorporated into Raiganj subdivision in West Dinajpur district. The city houses the 106-year-old Raiganj Coronation High School. Howrah Rural District Police. Community See All. As of 2001[update] India census,[14] Raiganj had a population of 165,222. According to few media reports, three North Bengal State Transport Corporation buses were set on fire along with three police vans. It said that on July 14 last year, the investigation of the case was transferred from Raiganj Police to the CID, which has probed all the aspects and filed a charge sheet in the matter. [citation needed], Raiganj has no airport of its own. It said that on July 14 last year, the investigation of the case was transferred from Raiganj Police to the CID, which has probed all the aspects and filed a charge sheet in the matter. RAIGANJ: A man was hacked to death allegedly by a woman with whom he was in an illicit relationship in West Bengal's North Dinajpur district, police said on Sunday. The administrative buildings are located at Karnajora, a gram panchayat area five kilometres from Raiganj town. State minister and Islampur MLA Choudhury Abdul Karim today demanded that Dipankar Bhattacharya, the superintendent of police in North Dinajpur, be shunted out as he had been incapable … Raiganj is not really the district headquarters although it is called headquarters of North Dinajpur. The nearest operating airport is Bagdogra Airport near Siliguri, about 166 km from Raiganj. The Raiganj Church is dedicated to St. Joseph the Worker, the patron saint of Raiganj Diocese. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. The 0–6 years population was 22,028. Forgot account? 14/03/2015. Welcome To The Uttar Dinajpur Police of West Bengal State: Important Numbers For This District Police Is As Follows-S.P. Raiganj Pron:ˈraɪˌgʌnʤ) (Bengali: রায়গঞ্জ) is a city and a municipality in Uttar Dinajpur district in the Indian state of West Bengal.It is the headquarters of a district as well as a subdivision. This place has been recently developed with the blessings of Acharya ratna Deshbhushanji Maharaj and Ganini Pramukh Aryika Gyanmati Mataji. [20][21][22], There are few other notable tourist destinations nearby, throughout the Uttar Dinajpur district. Mostresidents stay within a few kilometres of the town centre and have their own vehicles, mostly motorcycles and bicycles. Office of Superintendent of Police, Karnajora, Raiganj, West Bengal (7,104.91 mi) Raiganj, India 733130. “Ever since the pandemic has been reported in our country, people who are associated with emergency services are relentlessly performing their duties. Raiganj subdivision has 4 police stations, 4 community development blocks, 4 panchayat samitis, 39 gram panchayats, 747 mouzas, 745 inhabited villages, 2 municipalities and 3 census towns. The schools are affiliated with the Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE) or the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) or the West Bengal Board of Secondary Education. On the occasion of New Year celebrations in the wake Covid-19 pandemic, initiative of Raiganj Police for distribution of Masks and sanitizers from “Police Assistance Booth” at different places under Raiganj Police district. All wear masks, … Raiganj Pron:ˈraɪˌgʌnʤ) (Bengali: রায়গঞ্জ) is a city and a municipality in Uttar Dinajpur district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Log In. Goutam Paul. Nadia District. The government announced an airport in Raiganj named as Raiganj Airport. The 0–6 years population was 22,028. About See All. The spacious building has glass and ceiling paintings, prominent pillars on both sides modelled on Greek pillars, carved doors and a high altar with an hexagonal dome on top of it. Serampore Sub-Division, Hooghly District . [11][12], In the 2011 census, Raiganj Urban Agglomeration had a population of 199,758, of whom 104,966 were males and 94,792 were females. The police station was set up 125 years ago and railway connectivity reached the place 115 years ago.[when?] Named as “Vikalpa Bandhu”, the service will be available in five police station areas of Raiganj police district, said superintendent of police Sumit Kumar. It is a 200-year-old town.[5]. A 31 feet tall Adinath idol in standing posture is present here. Log In. A couple of Katihar bound local passenger trains and a Siliguri bound DMU passenger can also be availed. 033-2662-2238 . Headquarters of this CD Block is at PO Sudarshanpur, Raiganj. The wettest month is July, with 348 millimetres (13.7 in) of precipitation on average; the driest month is December, with only 5 millimetres (0.20 in).[15]. There is a famous shvetambar temple dedicated to Ajitnatha with a copper-colored idol of 30 cm as its Moolnayak. Not Now. Raiganj is situated at the banks of Kulik river which helped the town to become an important place for water connectivity. Currently, the All India Trinamool Congress, which has elected most councillors, controls the municipal board. The widely accepted view is that the name originated from the abundance of rai sorshe (a special type of mustard) crops at this place from time immemorial. The census towns are: Nachhratpur Katabari, Kasba and Itahar. SCRB West Bengal crime and criminal tracking network & systems * ... * The city houses the 106-year-old Raiganj Coronation High School. Support to districts for general low intensity law and order (both short term and long term duration) as well as for higher intensity law and order duties (performed by four coys. Uttar Dinajpur district is one of the smaller districts in the state and stands 15th in terms of area (3,140.00 km 2) in the state. Thirty specially trained women police constables were brought together as a team called Rakha. Armed with electric batons and chilly spray, women police constables will patrol Raiganj and the surrounding areas on bikes to control crimes against women. Notable colleges include Raiganj Surendranath Mahavidyalaya. Raiganj got its railway connection in 1896. Raiganj is known for Raiganj Wildlife Sanctuary (also called the Kulik bird sanctuary), home to a large population of Asian openbills and other waterbirds and it has the 2nd largest church in India. According to the police, the incident occurred today at around 11.30 am in the police station here. IndiGo and SpiceJet are the major carriers that connect the area to Delhi, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Guwahati, Mumbai, Chennai, Bangkok, Paro, Chandigarh and Balurghat airport. In the suburbs, there is a government-undertaken spinning mill with about 800 employees but even that it is struggling. On 27 November, the state Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee during her visit to Raiganj announced that Raiganj District Hospital would be upgraded to a super specialty hospital and to start new Raiganj Medical College & Hospital in 2018. Paschim Medinipur District Police. Raiganj is the sole producer of a special quality aromatic basmati rice called Tulaipanji. d) Support to districts … There are a total of 400 existing beds for patients in different wards of Raiganj district hospital. Raiganj railway station is on the Barsoi-Radhikapur branch line. There are several colleges and a government polytechnic in the town. 2 firearms, six rounds of live bullet cartridges, a motorcycle and 26 thousand rupees have been recovered from their possession. It also offers PhD programmes in humanities- and science-based subjects. NH-31 and NH-34 passes through the heart of the district.The regional topography is generally flat with a gentle southerly slope towards which the main rivers like Kulik, Nagar,Mahananda etc flow. of Rapid Action Force) b) Support to districts in Anti Dacoity Prevention Camp duties. Also, among the general people, awareness by public address system regarding the use of masks, use of sanitizers, maintaining physical distancing etc and to obey traffic rules. [24], The college and hospital were inaugurated in 2019. This bird sanctuary is set to be rejuvenated, with plans of developing a deer park and a tortoise park soon at the core of the sanctuary by the state government.[19]. Raiganj police station has jurisdiction over Raiganj municipal area and Raignaj CD block and covers an area of 472.13  km2. 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