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Sonakhali, Basanti

Sonakhali
Village
Sonakhali is located in West Bengal
Sonakhali
Sonakhali
Location in West Bengal
Sonakhali is located in India
Sonakhali
Sonakhali
Location in India
Coordinates: 22°12′45″N 88°42′48″E / 22.2125°N 88.7133°E / 22.2125; 88.7133
Country India
StateWest Bengal
DistrictSouth 24 Parganas
CD BlockBasanti
Area
 • Total8.80 km2 (3.40 sq mi)
Elevation
6 m (20 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total10,582
 • Density1,200/km2 (3,100/sq mi)
Languages
 • OfficialBengali[1][2]
 • Additional officialEnglish[1]
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
743312
Telephone code+91 3218
Vehicle registrationWB-19 to WB-22, WB-95 to WB-99
Lok Sabha constituencyJaynagar (SC)
Vidhan Sabha constituencyBasanti (SC)
Websitewww.s24pgs.gov.in

Sonakhali is a village under Basanti police station of Basanti CD block in Canning subdivision of South 24 Parganas district in the Indian State of West Bengal.[3]

Geography

Sonakhali is located at 22°12′45″N 88°42′48″E / 22.2125°N 88.7133°E / 22.2125; 88.7133. It has an average elevation of 6 metres (20 ft).

Demographics

As per 2011 Census of India, Sonakhali had a total population of 10,582, of which 5,243 (51%) were males and 5,159 (49%) were females. Population below 6 years was 1,654. The total number of literates in Sonakhali was 6,495 (72.75% of the population over 6 years).[4]

Civic administration

CD block HQ

The headquarters of Basanti CD block are located at Sonakhali.[5]

References

  1. ^ a b "Fact and Figures". Wb.gov.in. Retrieved 5 July 2019.
  2. ^ "52nd REPORT OF THE COMMISSIONER FOR LINGUISTIC MINORITIES IN INDIA" (PDF). Nclm.nic.in. Ministry of Minority Affairs. p. 85. Archived from the original (PDF) on 25 May 2017. Retrieved 5 July 2019.
  3. ^ "Census of India". District-wise list of stautory towns. Directorate of census operations, West Bengal. Archived from the original on 9 August 2007. Retrieved 2 September 2007.
  4. ^ "C.D. Block Wise Primary Census Abstract Data(PCA)". 2011 census: West Bengal – District-wise CD Blocks. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 26 April 2016.
  5. ^ "BDO Offices under South 24 Parganas District". West Bengal Public Library Network, Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 23 October 2019.