Details of Maldah Districts

Area :   3,733 sq. km.
Population :   3,290,160
No. of Panchayet Samities / Blocks :   15
No. of  Municipalities :   3
No. of Bank Branches :   (a) Commercial – 9

(b) Rural Bank  - 1

(c) Co-Op. Bank - 1

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

K.J.Sanyal Road, P.O. & Dist. Malda ,

Pin- 732-101.

Phone : (STD-03512) 252-934/880/622
Resources :   Agricultural : - Mango, Paddy, Wheat, Jute.
Infrastructure :   The district has road & rail link. Power is also adequately available.
Type of Existing Industries :   Food Products, Beverages , Tobacco products, Hosiery & Garments Paper products & printing, Rubber & Plastic products, Non-metallic Mineral products, Basic Metal Industries, Metal products, Machinery & parts except Electrical, Transport Equipments , Repairing & servicing.
Scope :   There is wide scope of Food Products, Tobacco , Mineral products, vegetable processing, rice husking and wheat grinding, silk reeling and weaving.
Speciality :   This district is famous for dry Mango Pulp (Aamsatta) & Pickles , and Malda Silk.
Potential Places for Industries :   Malda town , English Bazar, Kaliachak, Gajol, Chanchal, Samsi, Harish chandrapur.
Technology Providers
  • Ceramic membrane technology for removal of arsenic and iron from ground water
CSIR-Central Glass and Ceramic Research Institute (CGCRI)
196, Raja S. C. Mullick Rd, Jadavpur, Kolkata, West Bengal 700032
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  • X-ray Imaging based Mango sorting system
CSIR-Central Electronics Engineering Research Institute (CEERI)
Pilani, Rajasthan
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  • Low cost sanitary ware
CSIR-Central Glass & Ceramic Research Institute
196 Raja S C Mullick Road, Kolkata-700032 (INDIA)
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  • Grain moisture meter
CSIR-Central Scientific Instruments Organization(CSIO)
Sector 30C, Chandigarh, 160030
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  • Wood substitute building material
CSIR-Advanced Materials and Processes Research Institute (AMPRI)
Saket Nagar, Habib Ganj, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh 462026
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  • Instant house for disaster victims
CSIR-Central Building Research Institute(CBRI)
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  • Energy efficient multi-fuel and biomass cook stoves
CSIR-Institute of Minerals and Materials Technology(IMMT)
Hydro & Electrometallurgy Department, Acharya Vihar, Bhubaneshwar, Odisha 751013
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Contact Person:  GM DIC

Contact Address:  K. J. Sanyal Road, Malda, Pin-732101

Telephone no:  (STD-03512) 252-934/880/622

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