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Alipurduar II

Alipurduar II (CS Block)

আলিপুরদুয়ার II
সমষ্টি উন্নয়ন ব্লক
Community development block
Alipurduar II (CS Block) is located in West Bengal
Alipurduar II (CS Block)
Alipurduar II (CS Block)
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 26°29′N 89°32′E / 26.48°N 89.54°E / 26.48; 89.54
Country India
StateWest Bengal
 • TypeState govt.
 • BodyBDO (Sangay Pema Bhutia, WBCS(Exe))
 • Total321.26 km2 (124.04 sq mi)
 • Total196,909
 • Density610/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
 • OfficialBengali, English
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
ISO 3166 codeIN-WB
Lok Sabha constituencyAlipurduars
Vidhan Sabha constituencyAlipurduars, Kumargram, Kalchini

Alipurduar II (community development block) is an administrative division in Alipurduar subdivision of Alipurduar district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Alipurduar police station serves this block. Headquarters of this block is at Josodanga. There is one census towns in this block: Sobhaganj.[1][2]


Sobhaganj is located at 26°29′N 89°32′E / 26.48°N 89.54°E / 26.48; 89.54.

Alipurduar II community development block has an area of 321.26  km2.[2]

Gram panchayats

Gram panchayats of Alipurduar II block/ panchayat samiti are: There are 11 numbers of Gram Panchayat these are

  1. Bhatibari,
  2. Chaparerpar I,
  3. Chaparerpar II,
  4. Kohinoor,
  5. Mahakalguri,
  6. Majherdabri,
  7. Parokhata,
  8. Samuktala,
  9. Tatpara I,
  10. Tatpara II
  11. Turturi.[3]


As per 2011 Census of India Alipurduar II CD Block had a total population of 218,272 of which 204,652 were rural and 13,620 were urban. There were 112,434 males and 105,838 females. Scheduled Castes numbered 91,253 and Scheduled Tribes numbered 40,245.[4]

State West Bengal

District Alipurduar

Total No. of Police Station 02

Block Alipurduar-II Development Block

Area 312.26 km2

Total No. of Gram Panchayat 11

Total No. of CLRC 03

Total Population 218272

Male Population 112434

Female Population 105838

SC Population 91253

ST Population 40245

Literacy rate 67%

Total No. of Electors 160991

Male Electors 84128

Female Electors 76859

Other Electors 04

Gender Ratio 914 Female /1000 Male

Elector Population Ratio 0.74

Elector at the age of 18-19 3384

Name of Parliament Constituency 02-Alipurduar

Name of Assembly Constituency 10-Kumargram(ST)


Total No. of Sectors 18

Total No. of Polling Station 183

10 Kumargram(ST) (10/181 to 10/295)

11Kalchini (ST)(11/229 to 11/253)

12 Alipurduar (12/231 to 12/273)

(Samuktala PS & Alipurduar PS)

AC No.10/181 to 10/295 (Samuktala PS)

AC No.11/229 to 11/253 (Samuktala PS)

AC No.12/231 to 12/242 (Samuktala PS)

AC No. 12/243 to 12/273 (Alipurduar PS)

Total No. of College 01

Total No. high school 21

Total No. Primary school 248

Total No. of Mouza/ Village 79

Total No. of BPHC 01

Total No. of PHC 02

Total No. of Sub-Centre 36

Total No. of SSK 83

Total No. of MSK 09

Total No. of Madrasa 01

ARO & BDO        Sangay Pema Bhutia, WBCS(Exe)          

ARO & Jt. BDO Sujoy Dhar, WBCS


As per 2011 census the total number of literates in Alipurduar II CD Block was 146,380, out of which 81,044 were males and 65,336 were females.[4]


NH 317 passes through the block.


  1. ^ "Contact details of Block Development Officers". Jalpaiguri district. West Bengal Government. Archived from the original on 2011-09-02. Retrieved 2011-03-20.
  2. ^ a b "Provisional Population Totals, West Bengal , Table 4". Census of India 2001, Jalpaiguri district (02). Census Commissioner of India. Retrieved 2011-03-20.
  3. ^ "BRGF Allotment Order No. 13 dated 17.12.2009" (PDF). Jalpaiguri district. Government of West Bengal - Department of Panchayats & Rural Development. Retrieved 2011-03-20.
  4. ^ a b "C.D. Block Wise Primary Census Abstract Data(PCA)". West Bengal – District-wise CD Blocks. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 15 August 2015.