Balurghat

Balurghat

Balurghat (Pron:ˌbʌlʊəˈgɑ:t) is the headquarters(sadar) of the Dakshin Dinajpur district of West Bengal in India. Hili (Bangladesh border) lies a few kilometres from the city of Balurghat. Balurghat has for long been known for its distinguished taste in culture, especially theatre. It is the birth place of Natyacharya Manmatha Ray.Every district level offices of dakshin dinajpur district like District Magistrate office,District police office(sp),CMOH etc are situated at Balurghat.postal division of whole west dinajpur disvision is situated at Balurghat.FCi hqs of whole west dinajpur is situated at Balurghat.sainik bhawan,all india radio,Bsnl microwave office,Agricultural research stn of neighbouring three district are situated at Balurghat.3 Cpwd divisions are also situated at Balurghat.Headquarters of every divisions of pwd of dakshin dinajpur are situated at Balurghat.Di(primary),DI(Madhyamik) of schools office are situated at Balurghat.Recently Balurghat got a central jail,RM office of WBSEDCL nd divisional office of fire and emergency department.

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