Barasat Municipality - at a glance
Barasat Municipality was entablished on 1st April 1869, but up to –
1882, it had not any independent existence, like other offices it
was controlled by Magistrate Office. During that time there was
no Chairman of the municipality; Magistrate was the Controller of
municipality. Later on after 1882 Barasat Municipality had got its
own formation as an autonomous body and became local government.
Barasat Association, a citizens organization, had help Barasat Municipality
by donating land for the construction of municipal building.
Total Barasat municipal area divided into 29 nos. of Mouzas. Previously,
there were no wards and later there were 18 wards under Barasat
Municipality. Later on after amalgamating surrounding Panchayets
within Barasat Municipality in 1995 and then after, at present Barasat
Municipality has 35 nos.wards.
Area, Population and it's projection to 2025
|Area (sq. km.)
(Projected on 2025)
|Density of Population (Person / Sq.km.)