Welcome to Jalpaiguri
The name Jalpaiguri came from the word "jalpai" means "olive" which grew in the town and were seen even in 1900. The suffix "guri" means a place. The name as well be associated with Jalpesh, the presiding deity (Shiva) of the entire region. The district situated in the northern part of West Bengal has international borders with Bhutan and Bagladesh in the North and South respectively and borders with Assam and Darjeeling hills in the East, West and Northwest.
The entire topography is crisscrossed with rivulets, rivers and hills. The district is primarily rural with more than 80% of rural population. It has also high percentage of SC/ST population. Relatively sizeable population resides in Tea Gardens and Forest villages which are isolated and mostly inaccessible. The district is the gateway to the entire North-Eastern States and Bhutan. Having high percentage of migrated population different cultural groups (Ranjbanshi, Ravas, Totos, Metch, Santhals, Madasia and Oraons) have created a unique cultural harmony which is rarely seen in other districts of West Bengal.
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Notice Inviting Tender from Office of the Assistant Director of Fisheries,Jalpaiguri, Memo No.: 679/IFP,680/IFP,681/Magur, Dated:09/12/2016
Recruitment Notice for the post of Accounts Clerk, Clerk cum Typist and Nirman Sahayak in DPRDO,Jalpaiguri ApplyNow
Final Panel for DEO under MDM Section,Jalpaiguri HQ/Jalpaiguri Municipality/Rajganj Block/Dhupguri Municipality Memo no.128(9)/MDM,Dated 24/10/2016 Office of the District Magistrate, Jalpaiguri
Notice Inviting Quotation from ANANDADHARA-District Office,DRDC, Jalpaiguri Zilla Parishad, Memo No.62Estt/02/VI/SARAS/DRDC Dated:06/12/2016