Details of Coochbehar Districts

Area :   3,387 sq. km.
Population :   2,478,280
Location/Route :   Nearest Railway Station : New Coochbehar.
No. of Panchayet Samities/Blocks :   12
No. of  Municipalities :   6
No. of Bank Branches :   (a) Commercial – 64

(b) Rural Bank  - 45

(c) Co-Op. Bank - 1

(d) A.R.D.B. - 1
Concerned DIC :   District Industries Centre, Cooch Behar,

Kadamtala, Po & Dist - Cooch Behar,

Pin-736 101.

Phone : (STD-03582) 222-428/667/222-654
Resources :   Agricultural : - Paddy, Jute, Wheat, Potato and Tobacco.
Infrastructure :   There are facilities of road and rail services. There is one Industrial Estate at Coochbehar.
Type of Existing Industries :   Food products, Beverages, Tobacco products, Wool, Silk & Synthetic Jute, Hemp, Hosiery & Garments, Wood products, Paper and printing, Leather products, Rubber and plastic products, Chemical products, Machinery & Parts , Transport equipments
Scope :   Agro based and fruit processing, agricultural implements and jobbing workshop. Jute diversified items and handicrafts items, Lemon grass and Citronella products, Plywood processing industries.
Speciality :   The district is equipped with Cane & Bamboo products and Tobacco Industry.
Speciality :   The district is equipped with Cane & Bamboo products and Tobacco Industry.
Potential Places :   Dinhata, Toofanganj, Mathabhanga, Mekhliganj, Haldibari etc.
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Ankit Pansari (Operation Head)
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Jute Technology Research Institute
Address: 35, Circular Rd, Ballygunge Phari, Ballygunge, Kolkata, West Bengal 700019
Telephone:033 2461 5632
West Bengal:

Contact Person:  GM DIC

Contact Address:  Kadamtola, Coochbehar - 736101

Telephone no:  STD-(03582) - 222-667 / 428

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