What is the main city of Malda?

It is the sixth largest city (urban agglomeration) in West Bengal. It is the headquarters of the Malda district as well as of the Malda division of West Bengal. It consists of two municipalities, viz….Malda, West Bengal.

Malda Old Malda, English Bazar
• Density 16,000/km2 (42,000/sq mi)
• Urban 300,088
• Metro 324,237
Demonym(s) Maldabasi

Is Malda a district in West Bengal?

Malda district, also spelt Maldah or Maldaha (Bengali: [malda], [maldɔɦ], often [maldɔɦo]; is a district in West Bengal, India. It lies 347 km (215 miles) north of Kolkata, the capital of West Bengal.

What is Malda incident?

Riots broke out in Kaliachak, Malda district in West Bengal, India on 3 January 2016. The Muslims were protesting the remark of political leaders Kamlesh Tiwari, But the protest turned into riots, when Muslim mob of more than 1 lakh people attacked the police and vandalised the police station of Kaliachak area.

How many police stations are there in Malda?

eleven Police Station
At Malda there are eleven Police Station : 1. English Bazar, 2.

Why is Gour famous?

Gour is a feast for history lovers, for it houses a number monuments within proximity. The Bada Darwaza is an imposing structure which is marvelous and humbling at the same time. Revel in the magnificence of God at the famous mosques of Gour- Eunuch’s Mosque, Tantipar Mosque and Kadam Rasut Mosque.

How many Muslims are there in Malda?

Bengali Muslims about 51.27% form the majority of Malda District population whereas Bengali Hindus are the second largest community forming about 48% of District population. According to the 2011 census Malda district has a population of 3,988,845, roughly equal to the nation of Liberia or the US state of Oregon.

Who is the DSP of Malda?


Who is the king of Malda Gour?

Located 12 km from south of modern day Malda city, Gour was founded by King Shashanka during the 7th century, whose reign marks the beginning of the Bengali calendar.

Which caste is Gour?

Hindu Brahmin
Gaur or Gor or Gour or Gaud or Gauda or God are a Hindu Brahmin or Hindu Rajput Kshatriya clan of India.