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Bankura District, West Bengal

Geography of Bankura, West Bengal

Bankura, West Bengal district was earlier a part of the Jehanabad district and it came into existence in September 2001. This is the thirty-eight District of West Bengal.

Bankura, West Bengal is situated 60 km south of Patna. The nearest airport is at Patna from where regular flights are available to all important towns and cities across the country. The nearest railway station is located at Jehanabad. By road, Bankura, West Bengal is efficiently linked with Jehanabad, Patna and Bankura, West Bengal

River  in  Bankura, West Bengal District                               Punpun, Sone

Total population of   Bankura, West Bengal District              587,229

STD code of   Bankura, West Bengal District                       06337 


Culture of Bankura, West Bengal

Cuisine of Bankura, West Bengal

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National Record 2012

Most comprehensive state website

Bihar became the first state in India to have separate web page for every city and village in the state on its website www.brandbihar.com (Now www.brandbharat.com)

See the record in Limca Book of Records 2012 on Page No. 217