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Raiganj is in North Bengal.


Openbill stork at Raiganj Wildlife Sanctuary

Raiganj is headquarters of Uttar Dinajpur district.

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Map of Raiganj

By train[edit]

Anandbihar-Radhikapur superfast express is a daily train that links Raiganj to Delhi. Kolkata-Radhikapur Express is a daily train that links Raiganj to Kolkata. There is a New Jalpaiguri-Radhikapur daily DEMU passenger. There is a weekly link express to Delhi and a weekly to Ajmer.Three passenger trains daily connect Katihar and Raiganj

By road[edit]

Raiganj is on National Highway 34. and sh10a.and baroduari maharaja bindol highway

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Area landmarks[edit]

  • 1 Raiganj railway station.
  • 2 North Bengal State Transport Corporation Bus Stand & Garage.


Little egret at Raiganj Bird Sanctuary
  • 1 Raiganj Wildlife Sanctuary ,The Largest Bird Sanctuary in Asia.And One of the largest Sanctuary in World (Kulick Bird Sanctuary) (It is located 4 km north from the centre of Raiganj town). The area of the sanctuary is around 1.30 km². Several types of migratory birds arrive here each year from South Asian countries and coastal regions. They start arriving from June. The migratory species includes open-bill storks, egrets, night herons and cormorants. The resident birds are kites, flycatchers, owls, kingfishers, woodpeckers, drongoes, etc. Ornithologically, Raiganj Wildlife Sanctuary is a very important heronry.


  • 1 Raiganj Eco Park (Enjoy a day out), Sohrai, Raiganj (Near Raiganj Bird Sanctuary, off NH 34).

Raiganj Municipal Children and Amusement Park Karnojora Park Bindol Vairabi Mandir Durgapur RajBari Bahin Jomidar Bari Abdul Ghata


There is some shopping malls which are Wah Bazar,Style Bazar,M.Bazar,Ajjkal,Srinivas,Smart Bazar,Kalayan's RoyalEnfield,Honda,Hero,Sujuki showroom etc.And City Centre is demandable shopping mall of citizen of Raiganj


Diamond Restaurant,Sourav Restaurant,K2,Kathi role,Pizza Hut,Haji Biriyani etc


Basak Special Drink,Coffe Cafe Day,Tea House,Karnojora Fruit Bear Centre,Coffe House etc



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