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Jaynagar Mazilpur

Jaynagar Majilpur
জয়নগর মজ়িলপুর
Jaynagar Majilpur
Jaynagar Majilpur is located in West Bengal
Jaynagar Majilpur
Jaynagar Majilpur
Location in West Bengal, India
Country  India
State West Bengal
District South 24 Parganas
Population (2001)
 • Total 23,219
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Jaynagar (SC)
Vidhan Sabha constituency Jaynagar (SC), Kultali (SC), Baruipur Purba (SC)
Website .in.govs24pgs

Jaynagar Majilpur is a town and a municipality in South 24 Parganas district in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is a part of the area covered by Kolkata Metropolitan Development Authority.[1] Both the places are also identified separately a Jaynagar (or Jaynagar) and Majilpur. It is connected to Kolkata by Kolkata Suburban Railway, Sealdah South, Namkhana Section line.


  • Geography 1
  • Demographics 2
  • Civic Administration 3
  • People 4
  • References 5


Jaynagar Majilpur is located at [2]


As of 2001 India census,[3] Jaynagar Majilpur had a population of 23,319. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Jaynagar Majilpur has an average literacy rate of 76%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 82%, and female literacy is 71%. In Jaynagar Majilpur, 10% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Civic Administration

The Jaynagar-Majilpur municipality is divided into 14 wards.As of 2010,it is controlled by the INC-TMC-SUCI(C) alliance.In the 2010 municipal election,the municipality faced a hung verdict. Later, the Congress, with 6 councillors, formed the municipal board with the support of the Trinamool Congress and SUCI, who had 2 and 3 councillors respectively.



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  4. ^ Sengupta, Subodh Chandra and Bose, Anjali (editors), 1976/1998, Sansad Bangali Charitabhidhan (Biographical dictionary) Vol I, (Bengali), pp. 522-3, ISBN 81-85626-65-0
  5. ^ Sengupta, Subodh Chandra and Bose, Anjali (editors), 1976/1998, Sansad Bangali Charitabhidhan (Biographical dictionary) Vol I, (Bengali), pp. 70-1, ISBN 81-85626-65-0
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