Details of Murshidabad Districts

Area :   5,324 sq. km.
       
Population :   5,863,717
       
Location/Route :   DIC, Murshidabad is located at 20/1 C. R. Das Road Berhampore adjacent to Berhampore Commerce College and Berhampore Stadium. This DIC is linked with Dharmatala, Kolkata by NH-34.(distance 200 Km. approx.)
      Station : Berhamore, Train : Lalgola, Distance - 186 KM from Sealdah.
       
No. of Panchayet Samities/Blocks :   26
       
No. of  Municipalities :   7
       
No. of Bank Branches :   (a) Commercial – 153


(b) Rural Bank  - 67

(c) Co-Op. Bank - 15

(d) WBFC -  1
       
Concerned DIC :   District Industries Centre, Murshidabad,

20/1, C.R.Das Road, P.O. Berhampore,

Dist. Murshidabad.

Phone : (STD-03482) 252-206/221/253-171
       
Resources :   Agricultural : - Paddy, Maize, Wheat, Barley, Pulses, Paddy, Ginger, Jute, Oil seeds, Sugarcane and Mesta.
       
Infrastructure :   The district is well connected with rail and road facilities. Power is adequately available.
       
Type of Existing Industries :   Agriculture Services, Forestry & Logging, Food Products, Beverages, Tobacco products, Hosiery & Garments, Wood products, Rubber & Plastic products, Chemical products, Basic Metal Industries, Electrical Machinery & Apparatus, Medical & Health Services, Repair services.
       
Scope :   Wood products, Horticulture, Silkworm rearing. Pisciculture, Silk, Belmetal products, Food Products, Etc.
       
Speciality :   Murshidabad is a place of historic interest. Silk of Murshidabad, Belmetal products and Solacrafts of this district are very much popular in inland as well as export market.
       
Potential Places for Industries :   Berhampore, Khagra, Beldanga, Raghunathpur, Kashimbazar, Jangipur, Lalbagh, Kandi.
Technologies
Technology Providers
  • 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
  • Grain moisture meter
CSIR-Central Scientific Instruments Organization(CSIO)

Sector 30C, Chandigarh, 160030

Website : www.csio.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
  • 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

Website : www.cgcri.res.in
CONTACT


Contact Person:  GM DIC


Contact Address:  20/1, C.R.Das Road, P.O. Berhampore, Dist. Murshidabad.


Telephone no:  (STD-03482) 252-206/221/253-171


Email Id:  dic_murshidabad@yahoo.co.in