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Habra

For other uses, see Habra (disambiguation).
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HABRA
হাবড়া
City
Location in West Bengal, India

Coordinates: 22°50′N 88°38′E / 22.83°N 88.63°E / 22.83; 88.63Coordinates: 22°50′N 88°38′E / 22.83°N 88.63°E / 22.83; 88.63{{#coordinates:22.83|N|88.63|E|type:city(149675)_region:|||| |primary |name=

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Country Template:Country data India
State West Bengal
District North 24 Parganas
Government
 • Municipality Chairman Nilimesh Das[1]
 • MLA Jyotipriyo Mullick,minister of state, food and distribution,govt. of West Bengal
Elevation 13 m (43 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 149,675
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Telephone code +91 3216
Lok Sabha constituency Barasat
Vidhan Sabha constituency Habra
Website www.habralocal.com

Habra is a municipal town under Barasat sadar subdivision[2] in North 24 Parganas district of the Indian state of West Bengal. Habra is among one of the 100 upcoming smart cities in India. Habra is situated on the Jessore Road between Kolkata and the Bangladesh border at Petrapole. Its location makes it an important town for export and import of goods between India and Bangladesh.

Geography

Habra is located at 22°50′N 88°38′E / 22.83°N 88.63°E / 22.83; 88.63{{#coordinates:22.83|N|88.63|E||||| | |name= }}.[3] It has an average elevation of 13 metres (42 feet).

Demographics

As of 2011 India census, Habra had a population of 149,675, out of which 76,510 were males and 73,165 were females. The 0–6 years population was 11,211. Habra had an average literacy rate of 90.85%.[4]

Administration

Municipality

Habra Municipality is responsible for the well being of its residence. Habra Municipality recently installed tower lights from the fund of member of Vidhan Sabha Jyotipriyo Mullick has changed the environment of the night of Habra.

Police Station

Habra Police Station is one of the most important Police station in North 24 Parganas District. Sri Mainak Bandopadhya is the Inspector in Charge of the PS. Since his joining at criminal activity have fallen dramatically and Police public relation has improved a lot. Murder, extortion,dacoity, robbery was the common crimes under this PS.

Others

Habra I (community development block) is headquartered at Prafulla Nagar, Habra. Habra Telephone Exchange is also headquartered at Habra. Habra is one of the 100 selected cities in India which will be developed as a smart city within 2022 [5]

Healthcare

Habra State General Hospital is responsible for healthcare of the locals. Some non government hospital and nursing homes are also there. North 24 Parganas district has been identified as one of the areas where ground water is affected by arsenic contamination. Some arsenic free deep tube well are build by the government, like one in Habra Police Stations, for supplying arsenic free drinking water to the locals.

Transport

Railway System

It is 45 km from Sealdah Station and 25 km from Barasat on the Sealdah-Bangaon branch line of Eastern Railway.[6] It is part of the Kolkata Suburban Railway system. Habra and Bangaon local connects this town to Sealdah Station and other stations of the Sealdah-Bangaon branch line. Habra Station Road is directly connected on NH 35 (Jessore Road).

Road

Habra is situated on the Jessore Road between Kolkata and the Bangladesh border at Petrapole. Habra-Naihati road connects this town to Naihati. Habra is also connected to National Highway 34 (India) by Habra-Naihati road connecting this town to krishnanagar, Kalyani and other towns and cities. Habra hosts a important depot of Belghoria Division of the South Bengal State Transport Corporation. Buses of South Bengal State Transport Corporation connects Habra to other towns and cities of West Bengal. Buses from Habra Bus Terminal are directly connected to Naihati, Maslandapur, Madhyamgram, Bangaon, Barasat, Nagarukhra, Kalyani, Basirhat, Kolkata, Bagdah, Chakdah, Bagjola, digha, Durgapur, Bandel, Baruipur, Howrah, krishnanagar, Barasat, Alampur, Dattaphulia, Nimta, Sodepur, Duttapukur, Jagulia, Baduria.

Bus Routes

SBSTC Sl No DEPARTURE From DESTINATION Via Route 1 HABRA DIGHA NAIHATI 2 HABRA DIGHA HOWRAH 3 HABRA DIGHA NIVEDITA SETU 4 HABRA DIGHA NIVEDITA SETU 5 HABRA DIGHA NIVEDITA SETU 6 HABRA ASANSOL JAGULIYA 7 HABRA DIGHA NIVEDITA SETU 8 HABRA BALURGHAT JAGULIYA 9 HABRA DURGAPUR DUNLOP/K.MOYEE 10 HABRA DURGAPUR SODEPUR

CTC Bus

Private Buses

  • 73 Habra – Naihati via Kalyangarh, Ashoknagar, Awalsiddhi, Saheb Colony, Mamudpur
  • 78E BongaonDakshineshwar via Chandpara, Gaighata, Habra, Ashoknagar, Guma, Bira, Duttapukur, Bamungachi, Barasat Champadali, Dakbungalow More, Madhyamgram Station, Ghola, Sodepur Station, Kamarhati, Rathtala, Dunlop

DN Series of Routes

  • DN12/1 Habra – Nazat via Berachapa, Basirhat, Pifa, Bhebia Chowmatha, Nawapara, Kharampur, Siristola, Dakshin Akratala
  • DN21 Habra - Bagjola via 2No Gate, South Habra, Koipukur, Kumra-Kashipur, Rudrapur, Magra
  • DN35 BarasatNabatkathi via Champadali, Kazipara, Duttapukur, Bira, Guma, Ashoknagar, Habra, Machlandapur, Ramchandrapur, Tentulia, Swarupnagar, Bithari, Balti
  • DN44 BongaonDakshineshwar via Chandpara, Gaighata, Habra, Ashoknagar, Guma, Bira, Duttapukur, Bamungachi, Barasat Champadali, Dakbungalow More, Madhyamgram Chowmatha, Doltala, B.T. College, Gouripur, Birati, Airport, Belghoria Expressway, Dunlop (Baranagar Road Station)

MN/MM Series of Routes

  • MN3 BarasatNahata via Champadali, Kazipara, Duttapukur, Bira, Guma, Ashoknagar, Kalyangarh, Habra, Jhikira More, Nagarukhra , Nimtala Road
  • MN6 BarasatGopalpur Hat via Champadali, Kazipara, Duttapukur, Bira, Guma, Ashoknagar, Kalyangarh, Habra, Gobordanga, Sutia, Berigopalpur

STA Bus Routes

  • BagdahDigha via Helencha, Nunchapota, Asharu, Bongaon, Chandpara, Gaighata, Habra, Ashoknagar, Guma, Bira, Duttapukur, Bamungachi, Barasat Champadali, Dakbungalow More, Madhyamgram Chowmatha, Doltala, B.T. College, Gouripur, Birati, Airport, Kaikhali, Baguihati, Kestopur, VIP Road, Ultadanga, E.M. Bypass, Chingrighata, Science City, Topsia, Bridge No.4, Park Circus, Minto Park, Rabindra Sadan, P.G. Hospital, P.T.S., Vidyasagar Setu, Carry Road, Belepole, Santragachi, Salap, Alampur, Dhulagarh, Ranihati, Panchla, Uluberia, Kulgachia, Bagnan, Kolaghat, Mecheda, Nimtaori, Nandakumar, Norghat, Bajkul, Heria, Nachinda, Mahisda, Kanthi, Pichaboni, Balisai, Ramnagar
  • ThakurnagarAlampur via Gaighata, Habra, Ashoknagar, Guma, Bira, Duttapukur, Bamungachi, Barasat Champadali, Dakbungalow More, Madhyamgram Chowmatha, Doltala, B.T. College, Gouripur, Birati, Airport, Belghoria Expressway, Dunlop (Baranagar Road Station), Dakshineshwar, Bally Halt, Rajchandrapur, Kona, Salap, Santragachi, Mandirtala, Danesh Shekh Lane, Botanical Garden New Gate, Bakultala, Hanskhalipool, West Bank Hospital, Mourigram, Andul
  • Furfura SharifNabatkati via Shiakhala, Kalipur, Chanditala, Dankuni Station, Delhi Road, Rajchandrapur, Bally Halt, Dakshineshwar, Dunlop (Baranagar Road Station), Belghoria Expressway, Birati, Gouripur, B.T. College, Doltala, Madhyamgram Chowmatha, Dakbungalow More, Barasat Champadali, Kazipara, Duttapukur, Bira, Guma, Ashoknagar, Habra, Machlandapur, Ramchandrapur, Tentulia, Swarupnagar, Bithari, Balti

Education[citation needed]

These are many Schools, Colleges and Engineering Institutes of Habra.There are too many Educational Institution(44) in Habra.

Schools

Schools of Govt. of India

  • Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya (Banipur)[7]

State Govt. School

  • Habra High School
  • Habra High School for Girls (H.S),
  • Adarsha Balika Vidyalaya (H.S)
  • Habra Kamini Kumar Girls' High School (H.S)
  • Prafullanagar Vidya Mandir (H.S)
  • Prafullanagar Balika Vidyalaya (H.S)
  • Habra Model High School (H.S),
  • Banipur Baniniketan High school (H.S)
  • Banipur Baniniketan Girls’ High school (H.S)
  • Dakshwin Habra High School (H.S)
  • Hatthuba Adarsha Bidyapith (H.S)
  • Kalibala Kanya Vidhyapith(H.S)
  • Jaygachi Adarsha Valika Vidyalaya
  • Jaygachi Shayamaprasad High School (H.S)
  • KAMARTHUBA NIVEDITA BALIKA VIDYALAYA(H.S.)
  • Kamarthuba Vivekananda Vidyapith (H.S),
  • Prafullanagar Vidyamandir(H.S)
  • Prafullanagar Balika Vidyalaya (H.S),
  • Purbachal High School
  • Saptapalli Deshbandhu Balika Vidyalaya
  • Sisu Vidyamandir High School(H.S.)
  • Sreema Vidyamandir
  • Banipur S.W. Home School
  • Govt. Basic cum Multipurpose School

Other Schools

  • St. Francis Day School
  • St.Stephens School
  • Stratford Day School

Colleges

  • Shree Chaitanya College of Science & Arts,
  • Shree Chaitanya MahaVidyalaya,(Shree Chaitanya College of Commerce)
  • Gandhi Centenary B.T College
  • Banipur Janata College
  • Banipur Woman’s College

Engineering Colleges

  • Vivekananda Institute of Management and Technology
  • IERCEM Institute of Information Technology (IIIT)
  • Techno India, Banipur

Others Colleges

  • Govt. College of Education (Banipur)
  • Post Graduate Physical Training College
  • Habra Bio-Chemic Medical College & Hospital

Others Institutes

  • Banipur Youth Computer Training Centre
  • Habra Youth Computer center
  • Banipur Home (Orphans House)
  • Junior Basic Training College (JBT)
  • Dr. B. R. Ambedkar Sports School ( Banipur)
  • Industrial Training Institute (ITI) Banipur
  • B.K.Kar Paramadical Institution
  • Skynet Systems,Hijalpukur(Jorabari).

Social

Banipur Loka Utsav is held at Banipur, Habra starting on 1st Sunday of February every year, for 8 days. It is the 2nd largest Loka Utsav in West Bengal. It acquired approx. 18 to 20 bighas of land.

Economy

Habra Bazar is one of the largest hub for business in west bengal and one of the local goods supplier to Kolkata. Habra Bazar supplies Rice, Green vegetables, Milk, Fish, Chicken, Garments, Jewellery,Jute to Kolkata and other parts of India. Export and import businesses (mainly with Bangladesh) are also noteworthy. Habra Bazar is the second largest business hub (Bazar) in West Bengal next to Burrabazar, Kolkata.[citation needed]

See also

References