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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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dcj List of empaneled candidates for the post of CSC District Programme Management Executive in DeGS in the District of Jalpaiguri

dcjResolution of the RTA Board meeting held on 12.08.2016 at 5.00 P.M.,in the chamber of the District Magistrate, Jalpaiguri

dcjNotice related cancellation of e-Tender 04/WB/CMDMP/JPG/2016-17, dated 16/08/2016 from Office of the District Magistrate,Jalpaiguri,Mid-Day-Meal Section

dcjCorringendum Notice from General Deptt., Health Section, Office of the District Magistrate, Jalpaiguri Memo No. 157/Health/DM.Jal, Dated: 15/09/2016

dcj Recruitment Notice of Group-D staff for Eklabya Model Residential School, Nagrakata

dcjNotice Inviting Tender from Office of the District Magistrate,Jalpaiguri,Panchayats & R.D. Section, Memo No.920 PRD Dated:19/09/2016

dcj List of candidates qualified for COMPUTER TEST and INTERVIEW for recruitment to various posts under MGNREGA, Jalpaiguri

dcj Notice Inviting Tender from Office of the District Magistrate & Officer-in-charge,Health Section, Jalpaiguri, NIT No.158/Health/DMJal Dated:15/09/2016

dcj Notice Inviting Tender from Office of the District Magistrate & Officer-in-charge,Health Section, Jalpaiguri, NIT No.157/Health/DMJal Dated:15/09/2016