Dakshin Dinajpur at a Glance
Area

2,162 sq.km

Sub Division -
Balurghat(Sadar), Gangarampur at Buniadpur.

Blocks-8 (Eight)
Balurghat, Hili, Kumarganj, Tapan, Gangarampur, Kushmandi, Banshihari, Harirampur

       


Population

Total-16,70,931

Male-8,55,104 Female-8,15,827

 


Communication

By Rail

13063 HWH BLGT Express (Howrah to Balurghat)

13161 KOAA BLGT Express (Kolkata to Balurghat)

13153 GOUR Express (Sealdah to Balurghat)

 

13064 BLGT HWH Express ( Balurghat to Howrah)

13162 BLGT KOAA Express (Balurghat to Kolkata)

23154 GOUR Express ( Balurghat to Sealdah)


Station Code

Balurghat-BLGT, Kolkata-KOAA, Howrah-HWH, Sealdah -SDAH


Temperature

June 34° (Max) & 26° (Min)
December 24° (Max) & 16° (Min)
Mean Temp-
40° Celcius (Max) &
09° Celcius (Min)


History

First meeting of ad-hoc Governing Body on 06-10-1986, then Second meeting of ad-hoc Governing Body decided to formal opening on 14 Nov 1986.

Smt Pranati Majumdar joined as first lecturer against government approved post on 24.1.1987.
 
Sri Debesh Chakraborty, Sri Samarendranath  Raha,Sri Ganesh Choudhury, Sri Pradip Kr. Roy, Sri Bidyut Kr Ghosh, Sri Kailas Rabidas, Sri Bikash Dutta, joined as office staff on 11.8.1988.
               
Students enrolment 1986-1987 First Year 38(Male) 08(Female), Second Year 19(Male) 08(Female).

Dr Dhrendra Kumar Das, Joined as First Principal on 12-6-1995.

First Affiliation  Of Elective subjects - English, Bengali, Sociology, Education, Economics, Political Science on 21-10-1986.