Howrah is a district in West Bengal state of India.


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Howrah District

Howrah is one of the 23 districts of West Bengal, spread in an area of 1467 square kilometers. It is divided into 14 Subdivisions and 14 blocks. As on 27th February 2024, the current population of Howrah district is 52.9 lakhs, which includes urban population of 33.53 lakhs and rural population of 19.37 lakhs. The sex ratio of district is 939 females per 1000 males. There are 11.58 lakhs houses in the district which means every household has around 5 members. There are around 5.23 lakhs teenagers in district. It has literacy rate of 74% which means around 39.32 lakhs persons can read and write. The district has working population of 19.85 lakhs. Total 7.84 lakhs people belonging to scheduled caste and 16.5 thousands scheduled tribe people live in the district.

Subdivisions in Howrah district

Howrah district has total 14 Subdivision.

Blocks in Howrah district

Howrah district has total 14 blocks.

Howrah Zilla Panchayat

Smt. Kaberi Das (Singha) is the President (Adhyaksha) of Zilla Panchayat Howrah, who can be contacted at email address and mobile number 81004xxx87. The office landline number is 033-263**633. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is Md. Samsur Rahman, who can be reached at email address and mobile number 70440xxx86. The office address is 10, Biplabi Haren Ghosh Sarani, Howrah, Pin 711101, Pincode - 711101. You can reach there by taking a bus till Howrah Maidan bus stop which is less than a km away. Howrah Zilla Panchayat consists of total 14 Panchayat Samiti.

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