West Bengal State Marketing Board

Particulars of Fisheries in the Blocks of Dakshin Dinajpur

SI.No Name of Block No. of Govt. Scheme operated Expenditure
('000Rs.)
Assistance
to needy
fishermen
('000Rs.)
Net area
available
for
pisciculture
(hect.)
Net area
under
effective
pisciculture
(hect.)
No. of person engaged in the profession Approx. annual production (qtl)
(1)
(2)
(3)
(4)
(5)
(6)
(7)
(8)
(9)
1
Kushmandi 4 146 118 1394.00 1185 18972 6320.40
2
Banshihari 4 210 114 608.00 541 6995 3107.96
3
Harirampur 4 248 69 913.00 776 10609 4550.29
4
Gangarampur 4 345 213 1445.00 1195 26994 7585.14
5
Kumarganj 4 248 109 918.00 716 7315 4283.77
6
Tapan 5 371 240 1421.00 1199 11555 5979.82
7
Balurghat 6 364 174 1220.00 1028 19015 6313.63
8
Hili 4 145 119 341.00 222 7856 1682.20