'সু স্বাগতম' পুরুলিয়া পৌরসভা আপনাকে স্বাগত জানায় ,পানীয় জলের অপচয় বন্ধ করুন , সঠিক সময়ে কর প্রদান করুন , রাস্তাঘাট পরিষ্কার পরিচ্ছন্ন রাখুন , উন্নয়নমূলক কাজে পৌরসভার সহিত সহযোগিতা করুন , এলাকায় গাছ লাগান , কোন অভিযোগ থাকলে পৌরসভার সাথে যোগাযোগ করুন । 'নমস্কার' 

 

Nabendu Mahali

Chairperson

BOA , Purulia Municipality

 

 

Rebati Raman Tudu

Vice Chairperson

 BOA, Purulia Municipality

 

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Welcome to Purulia Municipality

 

Welcome to Purulia Municipality

 

Welcome to Purulia Municipality

 

Welcome to Purulia Municipality

 


     

c).Area: The total area of this town is 12.630 Sq.Km with 22 wards and 7 mouzas,34 slum pockets and 800 holdings.

 

d).Demography: The district has a population of 2,538,233 (as per the 2001 census) out of which 19.35% is Scheduled Caste and 19.22% is Scheduled Tribes. The literacy rates of male and female are 74.18% and 37.15% of the total population respectively. According to the 2001 census, 83.42% of the populations are Hindus, while 7.12% are Muslims.
 
 
The populations of the town as per 1991 and 2001 census are 92,386 and 113,766 respectively.
As per the census report 2001,the population of Puruia is 1,13,799(2001)
The population and the decadal growth are shown in the table
 
Population as per Census Report
Decadal Growth
1961
1971
1981
1991
2001
1981-1991
1991-2001
 
 
 
 
1,13,799
11.68%
10.10%

 

e).Climate and Rainfall: South west monsoon is the principal source of rainfall in the district. Average annual rainfall varies between 1100 and 1500 mm. The relative humidity is high in monsoon season, being 75% to 85%. But in hot summer it comes down to 25% to 35%.

Here the Climate is extreme in nature.During winter minimum temperapture falls up to 6-7 degree centigrade and in summer the max.temp.sometimes rises to 400 C. Temperature varies from 7 degrees celsius in winter to 45 degrres Celsius in summer.
 
f).Soil: Clay soil,morrum and latarite soil are found in this area.
 
g).Water Supply:Initially the people used to drink the pond water from ‘Saheb Band’ through the collection and supplied by PHE.But at present they are not getting water from the said Saheb Bandh due insufficient availability in .There is 1500 house connections out of 3606 holdings and 130 standpost.Average supply 28 lpcd in part of town.
 
h).Administrative Set up: Purulia is the distruct head quarter.The town Puruia emerged out as a municipal town in the year 1876.
 
i).Rivers: The main rivers passing through or bordering the district are Kangsabati, Kumari, Dwarakeswar, Subarnarekha and Damodar. The river Kangsabati or Kansai flows along the southern boundary of the town.
 
j).Geology: Due to undulated topography nearly 50% of the rainfall flows away as runoff. The district is covered by mostly residual soil formed by weathering of bed rocks.

 

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