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Phoolbagan

Phoolbagan
Neighbourhood in Kolkata (Calcutta)
Phoolbagan is located in Kolkata
Phoolbagan
Phoolbagan
Location in Kolkata
Coordinates: 22°34′16″N 88°23′49″E / 22.57125°N 88.396813°E / 22.57125; 88.396813
Country India
StateWest Bengal
CityKolkata
DistrictKolkata
Metro StationPhoolbagan(under construction) and Salt Lake Stadium(under construction)
Municipal CorporationKolkata Municipal Corporation
KMC ward30, 31, 33, 35
Population
 • TotalFor population see linked KMC ward pages
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Area code(s)+91 33
Lok Sabha constituencyKolkata Uttar
Vidhan Sabha constituencyBeleghata

Phoolbagan is a neighbourhood in North Kolkata in Kolkata district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Subhas Sarovar is one of the famous tourist attraction of Kolkata present in the locality of Phoolbagan.

Geography

Police district

Phoolbagan police station is part of the Eastern Suburban division of Kolkata Police. It is located at P-86, CIT Road, Scheme VIIM, Kolkata-700 054.[1]

Ultadanga Women police station covers all police districts under the jurisdiction of the Eastern Suburban division i.e. Beliaghata, Entally, Maniktala, Narkeldanga, Ultadanga, Tangra and Phoolbagan.[1]

Transport

‘CIT Roads’ created by CIT through congested areas in the 1930s, developed such neighbourhoods as Beliaghata, Tiljala, Kankurgachi and Phoolbagan in eastern Kolkata.[2] Now with the advent of the East-West metro Corridor (Line 2), Phoolbagan will have its own metro stop.

References

  1. ^ a b "Kolkata Police". Eastern Suburban Division. KP. Retrieved 15 March 2018.
  2. ^ Chaudhuri, Sukanta, "Traffic and Transport in Calcutta", in "Calcutta, The Living City" Vol II, edited by Sukanta Chaudhuri, Page 151, First published 1990, 2005 edition, ISBN 0-19-563697-X

External links

Kolkata/North Kolkata travel guide from Wikivoyage