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Census Town
Poali is located in West Bengal
Location in West Bengal
Poali is located in India
Location in India
Coordinates: 22°22′56″N 88°08′52″E / 22.3821°N 88.1477°E / 22.3821; 88.1477
Country India
StateWest Bengal
DistrictSouth 24 Parganas
CD blockBudge Budge II
 • Total3.41 km2 (1.32 sq mi)
9 m (30 ft)
 • Total8,657
 • Density2,500/km2 (6,600/sq mi)
 • OfficialBengali, English
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Telephone code+91 33
Vehicle registrationWB-01 to WB-10, WB-19 to WB-22, WB-95 to WB-99
Lok Sabha constituencyDiamond Harbour
Vidhan Sabha constituencySatgachhia

Poali is a census town under Budge Budge police station of Budge Budge II CD block in Alipore Sadar subdivision of South 24 Parganas district in the Indian State of West Bengal.


Poali is located at 22°22′56″N 88°08′52″E / 22.3821°N 88.1477°E / 22.3821; 88.1477. It has an average elevation of 9 metres (30 ft).

Bowali, Chak Kashipur, Chak Alampur, Dakshin Raypur and Poali form a cluster of census towns, as per map of Budge Budge II CD block on page 181 of District Census Handbook 2011 for South 24 Parganas.[1]


As per 2011 Census of India, Paoli had a total population of 8,657, of which 4,464 (52%) were males and 4,193 (48%) were females. Population below 6 years was 1,131. The total number of literates was 5,655 (75.14 % of the population over 6 years).[2]


As per the District Census Handbook 2011, Poali covered an area of 3.4128 km2. Among the civic amenities, it had 7.5 km roads with open drains, the water supply involved service reservoir and bore wells. It had 1,280 domestic electric connections. Among the medical facilities it a nursing home 4 km away and 2 medicine shops. Among the educational facilities It had were 4 primary schools, the nearest senior secondary school was at Baratala close by, a general degree college at Burul 3.5 km away. Important commodities it produced were paddy and vegetables.[3]


A short stretch of Nainan Road (northward) links to Bawali-Rania Road. Nainan Road (southward) links to Falta.[4]


Saheed Anurup Chandra Mahavidyalaya at Burul is not very far away.[5]

Baratala Poali High School is a Bengali-medium coeducational institution, established in 1965. It has arrangements for teaching from class V to class XII.[6]


There is primary health centres with 6 beds at Gajapoali.[7]


  1. ^ "District Census Handbook South Twentyfour Parganas, Census of India 2011, Series 20, Part XII A" (PDF). Page 181 – Map of Budge Budge II CD block. Directorate of Census Operations, West Bengal. Retrieved 2 November 2019.
  2. ^ "CD block Wise Primary Census Abstract Data(PCA)". 2011 census: West Bengal – District-wise CD blocks. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 2 November 2019.
  3. ^ "District Census Handbook South Twenty Four Parganas, Census of India 2011, Series 20, Part XII A" (PDF). Section II Town Directory, Pages 999-1006 Statement I: Status and Growth History, Pages 1006-1010; Statement II: Physical Aspects and Location of Towns, Pages 1010-1015; Statement III: Civic and other Amenities, Pages 1015-1019; Statement IV: Medical Facilities 2009, Pages 1019-1027 Statement V: Educational, Recreational and Cultural Facilities, Pages 1027- 1029: Statement VI:Industry and Banking:. Directorate of Census Operations V, West Bengal. Retrieved 9 November 2018.CS1 maint: extra punctuation (link)
  4. ^ Google maps
  5. ^ "Saheed Anurup Chandra Mahavidyalaya". SACM. Retrieved 30 October 2019.
  6. ^ "Baratal Poali High School". ICBSE. Retrieved 2 November 2019.
  7. ^ "Health & Family Welfare Department" (PDF). Health Statistics – Primary Health Centres. Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 1 November 2019.