During the period of Jahangir this place was named Badh-e-dewan (district capital). This, coupled with the initiative of the then Chief Minister of West Bengal, Bidhan Chandra Roy, facilitated the establishment of this university. 727. -MEMARI, Distributor Name : DAFARPUR INDANE GRAMIN VITRAK, Address : VILL DAFARPUR PO BHATAKUL DIST-PURBA BARDHAMAN, Address : NEAR RAU CLUB. The chief educational institution was the Burdwan Raj College, which was entirely supported out of the maharaja's estate. PURBA BARDHAMAN, LPG CYLINDER SAFETY : https://indane.co.in/safety-tips.php, Find Your LPG ID : https://indane.co.in/findlpgid.php, Book Your Cylinder Online : https://indane.co.in/book_cylinder.php, Do I need KYC? Bardhaman Raj was founded in 1657 by Sangam Rai, of a Hindu Khatri family of Kotli in Lahore, Punjab, whose descendants served in turn the Mughal Emperors and the British government. Climate. It is the headquarters of Purba Bardhaman district, having become a district capital during the period of British rule. There are found few HP Gas Offices in PURBA BARDHAMAN District and find the address / contact details at below. Learn how and when to remove this template message, Burdwan Homoeopathic Medical College & Hospital, Maharajadhiraj Uday Chand Women's College, University Institute of Technology, Burdwan University, Burdwan CMS High School (Main), B. C. Road - West Bengal Board, "Burdwan Municipality - Area of Populations", "Urban Agglomerations/Cities having population 1 lakh and above", "52nd Report of the Commissioner for Linguistic Minorities in India", "Maps, Weather, and Airports for Barddhaman, India", "District Statistical Handbook 2014 Bardhaman", "C-1 Population By Religious Community - Bardhaman (M)", "Barddhaman, India Metro Area Population 1950-2020", "Census of India 2011: District Census Handbook, Barddhaman, Series-20, Part-XIIB", Official website of MGNREGS Cell, Bardhaman District, Bardhaman Utsav (Annual cultural programme of Bardhaman), Bardhaman darshan (Official tourism website), List of cities in West Bengal by population, Cities, towns and locations in Purba Bardhaman district, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Bardhaman&oldid=990582540, Cities and towns in Purba Bardhaman district, Wikipedia articles incorporating a citation from the 1911 Encyclopaedia Britannica with Wikisource reference, Wikipedia articles incorporating text from the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica, Articles with Bengali-language sources (bn), All Wikipedia articles written in Indian English, Short description is different from Wikidata, Articles with unsourced statements from May 2019, Pages using infobox settlement with possible nickname list, Articles with unsourced statements from May 2016, Articles needing additional references from March 2014, All articles needing additional references, Articles needing additional references from November 2019, Articles with unsourced statements from February 2017, Articles with unsourced statements from November 2019, Articles with unsourced statements from June 2016, Articles with Encyclopædia Britannica links, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. Bardhaman district of West Bengal was divided into two new districts. These were named Purba Bardhaman district and Paschim Bardhaman district.This district has its headquarters at Bardhaman city.. This page was last changed on 26 January 2018, at 18:09. The city owes its historical importance to being the headquarters of the Maharajas of Burdwan, the premier noblemen of lower Bengal, whose rent-roll was upwards of 300,000. PS Madhabdihi DIST-PURBA BARDHAMAN, Address : PLOT NO.1566. The Kankaleswari Kali is also located in the city of Burdwan. PS – KETUGRAM. Bardhaman also has a number of Bengali Christians, and although they are a minority, there are many churches in the city. 3609. BUNDEBAJ. Shri Kothamasu Dinesh Kumar IAS (Andhra Pradesh 2017) presently  Sub-Collector, Tenali Guntur District , has been  transferred and his services are placed at the disposal of Municipal Administration & Urban Development Department to post him as Municipal Commissioner, Nellore. PS – NUTANHAT DIST-PURBA BARDHAMAN, Distributor Name : PANDUGRAM INDANE GRAMIN VITRAK, Address : KHATIAN NO. PS-KETUGRAM. : https://indane.co.in/do-i-need-kyc.php, Distributor Locator : https://indane.co.in/locate_distributor.php, TARIFFS PRICES : https://indane.co.in/tarrifs_main.php, FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS : https://indane.co.in/faq.php, Join PAHAL : https://indane.co.in/Join-pahal.php, Join DBTL : https://indane.co.in/join-dbtl.php. … The great prosperity of the raj was due to the excellent management of Maharaja Mahtab Chand (died 1879), whose loyalty to the government especially during the "Hul" (Santhal rebellion) of 1855-56 and the Indian rebellion of 1857 was rewarded with the grant of a coat of arms in 1868 and the right to a personal salute of 13 guns in 1877.