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About Dalkhola

Dalkhola is a town and municipality located in Uttar Dinajpur district of West Bengal. This city has been considered as the second important commercial centre in the entire North Bengal.There are actually two blocks Dalkhola-1 and Dalkhola-ii, which are in the Karandighi Block (Uttar Dinajpur) and belongs to Jalpaiguri Division. The town is about 47 kms towards the west from the district headquarters of Raiganj, 15 kms from the Karandighi, as well as 434 kms from the state capital of Kolkata. And other cities that are out-skirted by the surrounding areas include Amour Block and Dagraua Block towards the west, as well as the Goalpokhar-ii Block towards East. Kishanganj and Purnia are some other nearby cities to Dalkhola.

About Dalkhola
Dalkhola Railway Station

History of Dalkhola

Earlier Dalkhola was part of Bihar, but got separated and became the part of West Bengal state in the year 1959. The city became the main centre for the trade and commerce, as it is very well-connected by both railway and roadway. Oil and Grains including maize are the main trading commodities in Dalkhola, and entire Uttar Dinajpur. Maize is produced in Bihar, but trading is done in Dalkhola.The main source of income was the agriculture. Also, the income arouses from fishery activity done at the place called 'Mahananda', which was ruled by the King P.C. Lal earlier. After Independence, several refugees arrived from Bangladesh (earlier known as the East Pakistan) to Dalkhola, and settled in the rural areas of this town.

Business and Economy in Dalkhola

Agriculture is the major source of economy in Dalkhola. Maize is produced in abundance and so too are the flour mills. Currently, this town produces large quantity of Maize than any other towns or cities in the entire West Bengal. Because of its large production capacity of Maize, flour mills have been established and these companies began to grab the maize from the local as well as from the surrounding farmers. Further, the income or economy in Dalkhola, gradually increased day by day.

Kundu Industries Ltd.
Telephone : 91-3525-257725
Address : Koustuv Kundu, Below United Bank Of India, Majumder Complex, Dalkhola, West Bengal - 733201, India

Geography of Dalkhola

Dalkhola lies between the latitude of 25.85° towards the North, and 87.85° to the East, with an altitude of 23 meters. Dalkhola got partitioned into 14 wards; but at later stage, two more wards were added. Climate in Dalkhola is somewhat similar to the other cities of West Bengal State. During the months of December and February, the climate remains pleasant and cool. The highest temperature is about 35° C, and the average lowest temperature is approximately 10° C. However, the monsoon seasons starts and ends between the months of June and September.

Demography of Dalkhola

The Dalkhola Municipality has a total population of 36,930; out of which, 19,230 were Males, and Female population was 17,700 as per the 2011 India Census. The literacy rate of Dalkhola was about 67.67 percent; amongst which, Male literacy rate was 73.49 percent, and Female literacy rate was about 61.31 percent.

Healthcare Services in Dalkhola

Hospitals in Dalkhola
Healthcare

Healthcare centres like small clinics and hospitals can be seen in Dalkhola; and even people can move to the surrounding cities to get treated in the giant hospitals. There are many ayurvedic, homeopathies and other healthcare centres at this place of Dalkhola, which helps locales as well as the tourists to get treatment as and when required.

Patanjali Arogya Kendra

Address : Ward No 5, K B Road,
Santi Colony, Kaliyaganj,
City : Dinajpur
Pin Code : 733129, (West Bengal)
Phone : 0352 326 0473,
Mobile : +91 933 320 6161

Ayurveda Seba Sadan

Address : Daralhat, Dakshin Dinajpur,
Chowmani Road, Tapan,
City : Dinajpur
Pin Code : 733129, (West Bengal)
Phone : 0352 326 0473,
Mobile : +91 993 237 4363

Patanjali Arogya Kendra

Buniadpur Small Enterpreneurs,
Buniadpur Kaliyaganj Road,
Buniadpur, Dinajpur - 733121,
City : Dinajpur
Pin Code : 733121, (West Bengal)
Mobile : +91 923 352 7000

Chakulia Hospital

Address : Station Road,
Near Chakulia Police Station,
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733211, (West Bengal)
Phone : 0352 525 8107, 0352 525 8108

Culture of Dalkhola

Culture of Dalkhola is quite rich with festivals throughout the year. Amongst which, the three largest festivals include the Durga puja and Eid, as well as the festival of Diwali, and many major festivals like Dushera, Christmas, and Muharram are celebrated. There are some other festivals like the Holy and Kurbani, the Bishwakarama Puja and Chhat Puja, Kali and Saraswati Puja are celebrated.

Utilities and Services in Dalkhola

Profile of Dalkhola
Utility Services

You can find many utilities and services like electrical and electronic services, automobile services, petrol pumps or oil services, and so on. One can also get services like Banks, petrol pumps, electrical and electronic services, telephone and courier services, post offices, fire and emergency services, and many other services in the city of Dalkhola.

Electrical and Electronic Services in Dalkhola

World Computer Centre (Computer Hardware Dealers)
Address : Mahendra Saha Complex,
2nd Floor, Dalkhola Bazaar,
Near Dalkhola Bus Stop
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (West Bengal)
Phone : 0352 525 7592
Mobile : +91 838 901 7587

Tiwari Electronics
Address : Uttar Dinajpur,
Dalkhola Road,
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Mobile : +91 993 279 4609

Suman Electronics

Address : High School More, Uttar Dinajpur, N H 34,
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Mobile : +91 875 951 2400

Ratan Stores

Address : Nh 34 Road, Dalkhola Bazaar,
Dalkhola Bus Stand,
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Phone : 0352 425 7106

Shri Krishna Electronics

Address : Purniya More, Uttar Dinajpur,
Station Road,
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Mobile : +91 947 415 0862

Automobiles Services in Dalkhola

Rani Sati Automobiles
Address : No-129, Mithapur,
Near ICICI Bank
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Phone : 0352 525 7218

Petrol Pumps in Dalkhola

Sati Service Station
Address : Sati Building, Purnea Road,
Near Dalkhola Bus Station
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Phone : 0352 525 5146

TC Dungarmal Petrol Pump

Address : NH-34 Road, Daulatpur,
Near BSNL Office
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Phone : 0352 520 5003

Police Stations in Dalkhola

Kanki Out Post Police Station
Address : Matiyar Road, Kanki,
Near Punjab National Bank,
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733209, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Mobile : 0352 525 4165

Food in Dalkhola

If you visit Dalkhola, you can have some snacks or other bakery food in the nearest bakeries for your breakfast. For lunch and dinner, you can try various lip smacking cuisines enjoyed by the locales as well as the tourists in the famous restaurants and hotels. You will find different sorts of food like Bengali, Chinese, etc. in the standard hotels and restaurants.

Saha Hotel
Address : NH-34 Road, Mithapur,
Uttar Dinajpur,
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Mobile : +91 980 011 0770

Manik Bakery

Address : Railway Quarter Lane,
Station Road, Near Dalkhola Railway Station
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Phone : 0352 525 7190

Gourar Emporium

Address : NH-34 Road, Dalkhola Bazaar,
Near Dalkhola Bus Stand,
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Phone : 0352 525 7029

Shopping in Dalkhola

Information on Dalkhola
Shopping

Though not a shopping hub, yet there are number of shops across this city that can fulfill your requirement in terms of clothes, footwears or any other items. Where you can buy designer clothes or fashionable footwear all are available for both adults and kids alike. You can even order the beautifully designed furniture; also you can opt for any stationery items, and tourists can find amazing handicrafts that are most commonly available here.

Garment Shops in Dalkhola

Budhmal Laxmi Pat
Address : Dalkhola Bazar,
Uttar Dinajpur, N H 34,
City : Dalkhola, Dinajpur
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Phone : 0352 525 7592
Mobile : +91 943 451 2301

Mangaldwip

Address : Dalkhola Bazar,
Uttar Dinajpur, N H 34,
City : Dalkhola, Dinajpur
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Mobile : +91 943 496 7280

Pannalal Bastralaya

Address : Dalkola Bazar,
Uttar Dinajpur,
Ganguly Market, N H 34 Road,
City : Dalkhola, Dinajpur
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Mobile : +91 983 234 6046

Paul Fancy Stores

Address : Mithapur,
Uttar Dinajpur,
Ganguly Market, N H 34 Road,
City : Dalkhola, Dinajpur
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Mobile : +91 980 053 1835

Golab Chand Readymade & Cloth

Address : Dalkhola Hut, Dharmasala Road,
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Mobile : +91 740 743 3675

Mamata Dresses

Address : Dalkhola Hut, Uttar Dinajpur,
Dalkhola Hut Road,
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Mobile : +91 956 348 3982

Anjali Garments

Address : Dalkhola Hut, Uttar Dinajpur,
Dalkhola Bazar, N H 34, Dalkhola,
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Mobile : +91 900 230 5083

Footwear Stores in Dalkhola

Satter Shoe Stores
Address : Dalkhola Hut,
Uttar Dinajpur, Dalkhola Hut Road,
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (West Bengal)
Mobile : 983 206 5658

Arjun Shoe Stores

Address : Dalkhola Road, Uttar Dinajpur,
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Mobile : +91 993 222 4324

Modern Shoe House

Address : Dalkhola Road,
Uttar Dinajpur,
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Mobile : +91 983 248 5297

Shine Shoe

Address : Dalkhola Bazar, Uttar Dinajpur,
Dharmasala Road,
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (West Bengal)
Phone : 0352 525 7592
Mobile : +91 963 582 0228

Jewellery Shops in Dalkhola

Saha Jewellery Works
Address : Dalkhola Bazar,
Uttar Dinajpur, Dharmasala Road,
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Mobile : +91 983 201 8385

Kamal Jewelers

Address : Dalkhola Bazar, N H 34,
Uttar Dinajpur,
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Mobile : +91 983 249 5003

Swasti Abarani Jewelers

Address : Dalkhola Hut,
Uttar Dinajpur, Dharmasala Road,
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Mobile : +91 993 230 9565

Jay Jewelers

Address : Mithapur, N H 34,
Uttar Dinajpur,
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Phone : 0352 425 7772

M M Jewelers

Address : Dalkhola Bazar, N H 34,
Uttar Dinajpur,
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Mobile : +91 947 576 7747

Nagraj Jewelers

Address : Dalkhola Road,
Uttar Dinajpur,
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Phone : 0352 425 7109

Furniture Shops in Dalkhola

Majumder Furniture
Address : Dalkhola Bazar, Rail Gate Road,
Uttar Dinajpur,
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Mobile : +91 993 260 9290

Sri Krishna Furniture House

Address : Molick Pare Road,
Molick Pare Road, Uttar Dinajpur,
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Mobile : +91 964 107 8203

Stationery Stores in Dalkhola

Lucky Store
Address : N H 34,
Dalkhola Bazar, Uttar Dinajpur,
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Mobile : +91 947 456 0892

Sitaram Stores

Address : N H 34, Mithapur,
Dalkhola Bazar, Uttar Dinajpur,
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Mobile : +91 993 213 3400

L M House

Address : Dalkola Bazar, N H 34 Road,
Ganguly Market, Uttar Dinajpur,
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Mobile : +91 964 153 9395

Sharma Paper House

Address : Dalkhola Road,
Uttar Dinajpur,
City : Dalkhola,
Pin Code : 733201, (Dinajpur, West Bengal)
Mobile : +91 993 380 7565

Transportation in Dalkhola

This city of Dalkhola is connected to National Highways. Highway-34 enters from the mid of the town to reach NH-31. Also, NH-34 begin through Dalkhola and ends in Dumdum, which is very close to the city of Kolkata, that assists to reach this region with ease. Dalkhola Railway Station connects with many major cities, such as the Siliguri and Kolkata, as well as the Guwahati, Chennai and Patna, including Delhi. There is even a better bus transportation system that runs from the city of Dalkhola to many towns such as Siliguri, Kishanganj, along with the Kaliaganj and Raiganj, the Balurghat, and Malda. One can also find some good AC bus services to the cities like Kolkata, Patna, as well as Bhutan and Siliguri. Also, if you wish to travel by flight, you can choose Bagdogra or Purnea airport. These are the two main airports that are close to Dalkhola. Bagdogra airport is about 100 kms and Purnea airport is about 40 kms away from this Dalkhola city.

Dalkhola at a glance

Country : India
State : West Bengal
District : Uttar Dinajpur
Languages
• Official : Bengali, English , Urdu
Time zone : IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN : 733201
Telephone code : +913525 25xxxx
Vehicle registration : WB 59 and WB 91 commercial vehicle WB 60 and WB 92 private vehicle
Lok Sabha constituency : Raiganj
Vidhan Sabha constituency : Karandighi


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