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Mathurapur is a census town under Mathurapur police station of Mathurapur I CD Block in Diamond Harbour subdivision of South 24 Parganas district in the Indian State of West Bengal.[1]

Mathurapur
Census Town
Mathurapur is located in West Bengal
Mathurapur
Mathurapur
Location in West Bengal
Mathurapur is located in India
Mathurapur
Mathurapur
Location in India
Coordinates: 22°07′13″N 88°23′39″E / 22.1203°N 88.3943°E / 22.1203; 88.3943Coordinates: 22°07′13″N 88°23′39″E / 22.1203°N 88.3943°E / 22.1203; 88.3943
Country India
StateWest Bengal
DistrictSouth 24 Parganas
CD BlockMathurapur I
Area
 • Total5.02 km2 (1.94 sq mi)
Elevation
7 m (23 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total7,797
 • Density1,600/km2 (4,000/sq mi)
Languages
 • OfficialBengali, Hindi, English
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
743354
Telephone code+91 3174
Vehicle registrationWB-19 to WB-22, WB-95 to WB-99
Lok Sabha constituencyMathurapur (SC)
Vidhan Sabha constituencyMandirbazar (SC)
Websitewww.s24pgs.gov.in

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GeographyEdit

Mathurapur is located at 22°07′13″N 88°23′39″E / 22.1203°N 88.3943°E / 22.1203; 88.3943. It has an average elevation of 7 metres (23 ft).

DemographicsEdit

As per 2011 Census of India, Mathurapur had a total population of 7,797.

TransportEdit

Mathurapur is well connected by railway and roadway. Mathurapur Road railway station connects the town with Sealdah railway station by Sealdah–Namkhana line which connects the metropolis of Kolkata with the rest of India. Bus service is available towards Kolkata through SH 1.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Census of India". District-wise list of stautory towns. Directorate of census operations, West Bengal. Archived from the original on 9 August 2007. Retrieved 2 September 2007. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)