Administration in Kalyani
Kalyani is one of the 4 subdivisions of Nadia district in West Bengal, the other sub-divisions being Ranaghat, Sadar and Tehatta. The Kalyani Municipality bears responsibility for the township’s civic administration. It is dedicated towards the maintenance of all civic utility services in the form of roads, water, street lighting, education, health, resource mobilization, culture, sports, solid waste management and other issues.
Placed within the Lok Sabha constituency of Bongaon, the city is responsible for electing one member to the Lok Sabha, or the Lower House of the Parliament of India. There is also an assembly constituency, and consequently a member is duly elected to the Vidhan Sabha which is the state legislative assembly of West Bengal.
History and Organization of Kalyani Municipality
Services by the Kalyani Municipality
- Water Supply – The Kalyani Municipality is responsible for the daily water supply in the city area. Headed by the assistance engineer, its functions revolve around reserving as well as supplying water, purifying and testing water at a fixed duration, cleaning water tanks and reservoir maintenance.
- Street Lighting – Kalyani municipality is in charge of about 3877 street lights which include sodium vapour lamps and others. Street lighting incorporates the entire functional area from electricity operation, staff, maintenance and expenditure for street lights ensuring their durability and working condition.
- Sanitation – The municipality looks after Kalyani santiation with the Sanitary Inspector as the department head and 66 subordinate employees. It covers issues on solid waste management, montoring and public health meetings undertaken by individual ward councillors, supervision of work like cleaning community lakes, halls and latrines, markets cleaning, garbage cleaning and collection of waste including bio-medical waste from nursing homes and hospitals.
- Special Services – The Kalyani municipality is also in charge of issuing birth and death certificates. It facilitates the arbori culture through maintenance of parks and gardens, cutting and pruning shrubs, organizing flower shows, sanctioning selling wood and promoting eco-friendly culture of the city.
Contact Information of Kalyani Municipality
P.O. Kalyani, Dist: Nadia,
Tel: 91-033-25828445 / 25828630
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Chairman’s Email i.d.: email@example.com
Court in Kalyani
Phone Number: 033 - 25809536
"Sahayta" which is a family counseling center has been set up in every police station within the district of Nadia including Kalyani. They strive to resolve differences between disputing family members without going into legal complications and to reduce crime against women.
Contact Information of Kalyani Main Police Station
Address: B-9 Block B, Kalyani
West Bengal 741235
Phone: 033 2582 8100