West Bengal State Marketing Board

Particulars of Fisheries in the Blocks of Jalpaiguri

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
Rajganj
15
2204
2204
745
559
10726
24000
2
Jalpaiguri
15
1423
1423
709
532
12293
25250
3
Maynaguri
12
990
990
731
548
11540
23900
4
Dhupguri 
14
1634
1634
810
608
11062
33010
5
Mal
9
465
465
490
368
9310
12250
6
Metiali
8
308
308
120
90
1426
8570
7
Nagrakata
9
1388
1388
62
46
6638
8092
8
Kumargram
14
2360
2360
422
316
13786
25594
9
Falakata
12
1530
1530
540
405
7635
24200
10
Madarihat - Birpara
10
509
509
240
180
2312
14696
11
Kalchini
6
149
149
84
63
1530
4460
12
Alipurduar-I
12
949
949
567
425
12861
26352
13
Alipurduar-II
12
683
683
480
360
10152
26166