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Nodakhali is located in West Bengal
Location in West Bengal, India
Nodakhali is located in India
Nodakhali (India)
Coordinates: 22°24′07″N 88°10′42″E / 22.4020°N 88.1782°E / 22.4020; 88.1782
Country India
StateWest Bengal
DistrictSouth 24 Parganas
 • Total1,132
 • OfficialBengali, English
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Telephone/STD code+91 33
Lok Sabha constituencyDiamond Harbour
Vidhan Sabha constituencyBudge Budge

Nodakhali (also spelled Nadakhali) is a village in Budge Budge II CD block in Alipore Sadar subdivision of South 24 Parganas district in the state of West Bengal, India.


Cities and towns in the western part of Alipore Sadar subdivision (including Budge Budge I & II, Thakurpukur Maheshtala CD blocks) in South 24 Parganas district
M: municipal city/ town, CT: census town, R: rural/ urban centre,
Owing to space constraints in the small map, the actual locations in a larger map may vary slightly
Bakrahat is in Bishnupur II CD block, but Lakshmibala Rural Hospital at Bakrahat serves Budge Budge II CD block and so it is included here.

Area overview

Alipore Sadar subdivision is the most urbanized part of South 24 Parganas district. 59.85% of the population live in urban areas and 40.15% live in the rural areas. In the northern portion of the subdivision (shown in the map alongside) there are 21 census towns. The entire district is situated in the Ganges Delta and the subdivision, on the east bank of the Hooghly River, is an alluvial stretch, with industrial development.[1][2][3]

Note: The map alongside presents some of the notable locations in the subdivision. All places marked in the map are linked in the larger full screen map.


Nodakhali is located at 22°24′07″N 88°10′42″E / 22.4020°N 88.1782°E / 22.4020; 88.1782.

Civic administration

Police station

Nodakhali police station serves a population of 192,118, spread over parts of Budge Budge I and Budge Budge II CD blocks.[4][5]


As per the 2011 Census of India, Nodakhali had a total population of 1,132, of which 561 (50%) were males and 571 (50%) were females. Population below 6 years was 571. The total number of literates in Nodakhali was 705 (69.87% of the population over 6 years).[6]


Nodakhali stands at the crossing of Bawali-Rania Road and Amtala-Dongaria Road[7]


Howri Dinanath School, located nearby, in a Bengali-medium high school with facilities from class V to class X.[8]


  1. ^ "District Statistical Handbook 2014 South Twety-four Parganas". Table 2.1 , 2.2, 2.4b. Department of Statistics and Programme Implementation, Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 5 December 2019.
  2. ^ "Census of India 2011, West Bengal, District Census Handbook, South Twentyfour Parganas, Series – 20, Part XII-A, Village and Town Directory" (PDF). Page 13, Physiography. Directorate of Census Operations, West Bengal. Retrieved 5 December 2019.
  3. ^ "District Human Development Report: South 24 Parganas". Chapter 9: Sundarbans and the Remote Islanders, p 290-311. Development & Planning Department, Government of West Bengal, 2009. Archived from the original on 5 October 2016. Retrieved 5 December 2019.
  4. ^ "Nodakhali police station". Diamond Harbour police district. West Bengal police. Retrieved 17 October 2019.
  5. ^ "District Statistical Handbook 2014 South 24 Parganas". Table No. 2.1. Department of Statistics and Programme Implementation, Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 17 October 2019.
  6. ^ {{cite web| url = [] |title = C.D. Block Wise Primary Census Abstract Data(PCA) | work= West Bengal – District-wise CD Blocks|publisher= Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India | accessdate = 17 October 2019}
  7. ^ Google maps
  8. ^ "Howri Dinanath High School". ICBSE. Retrieved 17 October 2019.