Chhatna is a village, with a police station, in Chhatna CD Block in Bankura Sadar subdivision of Bankura district in the state of West Bengal, India.

Chhatna is located in West Bengal
Location in West Bengal, India
Chhatna is located in India
Chhatna (India)
Coordinates: 23°18′06.3″N 86°58′57.8″E / 23.301750°N 86.982722°ECoordinates: 23°18′06.3″N 86°58′57.8″E / 23.301750°N 86.982722°E
Country India
StateWest Bengal
 • OfficialBengali, English
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN722132 (Chhatna)
Telephone/STD code03241
Lok Sabha constituencyBankura
Vidhan Sabha constituencyChhatna

CD Block HQ

The headquarters of Chhatna CD Block are located at Chhatna.[1][2]

Police station

Chhatna police station has jurisdiction over Chhatna CD Block. The area covered is 441 km2.[3][4]


State Highway 8 (West Bengal) running from Santaldih (in Purulia district) to Majhdia (in Nadia district) passes through Chhatna.[5]


Chhatna Chandidas Mahavidyalaya was established at Ghoramuli in 2007. It is affiliated to the University of Burdwan and offers honours courses in Bengali, English, history and sociology, and a general course in arts.[6][7]

The College of Agriculture, Chhatna, an extended campus of Bidhan Chandra Krishi Vishwavidyalaya was started in 2015.[8][9]


Chhatna Super Specialty Hospital functions as the central facility in Chhatna CD Block, with four Public Health Centres at Salchura, Jorehira, Jhantipahari and Bhagabanpur and 36 subcentres.[10]

External links

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  1. ^ "District Census Handbook: Bankura" (PDF). Map of Bankura with CD Block HQs and Police Stations (on the fifth page). Directorate of Census Operations, West Bengal, 2011. Retrieved 20 November 2016.
  2. ^ "Bankura District" (PDF). Chhatna. Bankura district administration. Retrieved 20 November 2016.
  3. ^ "District Statistical Handbook 2014 Bankura". Tables 2.1, 2.2. Department of Statistics and Programme Implementation, Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 14 October 2016.
  4. ^ "Chhatna PS". Bankura District Police. Retrieved 14 October 2016.
  5. ^ "List of State Highways in West Bengal". West Bengal Traffic Police. Retrieved 14 October 2016.
  6. ^ "Chhatna Chandidas Mahavidyalaya". icbse. Retrieved 16 December 2016.
  7. ^ "Chhatna Chandidas Mahavidyalaya". College Admission. Retrieved 1 December 2016.
  8. ^ "Bidhan Chandra Krishi Vishwavidyalaya". Extended campus of BCKV, Bankura, College of Agriculture. BCKV. Retrieved 16 December 2016.
  9. ^ "Foundation Day celebrated by College of Agriculture, Chhatna, Bankura" (PDF). Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya. Retrieved 16 December 2016.
  10. ^ "Status of Health and FW Services in Bankura District". Chief Medical Officer of Health, Bnkura. Retrieved 11 December 2016.

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