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GAGAHA - At Glance

Block Name  : GAGAHA                                             Tehsil Name   : GOLA & BANSGAON

Block Code : 0140                                                        Telephone No. :   924-37326

GAGHA is situated in Lat. 26  26' N. and Long. 83  27' E.  at a distance of  17 km. from Bansgaon and 44 km. Gorakhpur.  The Development Block Gagaha was inaugurated on April 1, 1962 .

Gagaha Block  is under Lok Sabha Kshetra 37- Bansgaon     and       Vidhan Sabha Kshetra    - Bansgaon,   Dhuriapar and   Chillupar.

       Census 2001

Total Area                  158.3 sq. km
Total Population        128394
Male Population        63879
Female Population     64515
SC Population           33568
ST Population           -
Total Literates            43446
  Male Literates             31320
  Female Literates          12126

     Revenue

       No. of Village                       231
       No. of Inhabitated Villages    193
        No. of Uninhabitated Villages    38
         No. of  Nyay Panchayat           10
         No. of Gram Sabha                  71

       Schools    

  Primary Junior Senior College
No. of schools 129 29 5 -
No. of students 20620 5465 4527 -
No. of teachers 276 124 98 -

     Hospitals

  Allopathic Homeopathic Unani Ayurvedic
No. of PHC 4 2 - 2
No. of Beds 10 - - 8
No. of Doctors 4 2 - 1

         Communication

Post Offices                      

   20

Telegraph Offices            

     1

PCO's                                 

    42

No. of Telephone connections   

    745

 Railway station Halt                     

      -

Bus Station                                     

      8

         Others

Police Stations                     

   -

Fair Price Shops                  

  130

Child & Mother Welfare Centre 

     5

Electrified Villages              

     143

Villages with L.T. Mains    

     115

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