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.
Technologies
Technology Providers
  • Grain moisture meter
CSIR-Central Scientific Instruments Organization(CSIO)
Sector 30C, Chandigarh, 160030
Website : www.csio.res.in
  • Technologies for food and agriculture
Indian Institute of Technology , Kharagpur
Kharagpur-721302
Telephone- +91-3222-255
Website: http://www.iitkgp.ac.in/
  • Java citronella
CSIR-North East Institute of Science & Technology(NEIST)
Jorhat, Assam 785006
Website: www.neist.res.in
  • Wood substitute building material
CSIR-Advanced Materials and Processes Research Institute (AMPRI)
Saket Nagar, Habib Ganj, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh 462026
Website : www.ampri.res.in
  • Instant house for disaster victims
CSIR-Central Building Research Institute(CBRI)
Roorkee
Website : www.cbri.res.in
  • Energy efficient multi-fuel and biomass cook stoves
CSIR-Institute of Minerals and Materials Technology(IMMT)
Hydro & Electrometallurgy Department, Acharya Vihar, Bhubaneshwar, Odisha 751013
Website : www.immt.res.in
  • Low cost sanitary ware
CSIR-Central Glass & Ceramic Research Institute
196 Raja S C Mullick Road, Kolkata-700032 (INDIA)
Website : http://www.cgcri.res.in
  • Injection Moulding Machines
Magnum machine & tools (p) ltd.
Ankit Pansari (Operation Head)
Magnum Park View, 36A, Pratapaditya Road
Kolkata - 700026, West Bengal, India
Telephone 08588804630
  • Technologies for eco-friendly paint
Jute Technology Research Institute
Address: 35, Circular Rd, Ballygunge Phari, Ballygunge, Kolkata, West Bengal 700019
Telephone:033 2461 5632
West Bengal: www.ijtindia.org
CONTACT


Contact Person:  GM DIC


Contact Address:  Kadamtola, Coochbehar - 736101


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


Email Id:  gmcoch.msse-wb@nic.in