About Goalpara

Goalpara is the district headquarters of Goalpara district in Assam. The Koch Rajbongshis and Muslims mainly comprise of the population of Goalpara. Goalpariya language is widely spoken in the place. Goalpariya is a dialect of Assamese and Bengali language.

About Goalpara

History of Goalpara

The name Goalpara comes from the word ‘gwaltippika’ which means the village of the milkmen. Goalpara served as the capital of the state of Bhaskar Varman. The British ruled the place from 1765. The region was also ruled by the Koch Rajbongshis. It was a princely state then.

Geography and Climate of Goalpara

Goalpara is situated 134 km from Guwahati. The town is situated at the bank of the Brahmaputra River. It is located at 26.17 degree north and 90.62 degree east. The town is located at an elevation of 114 feet. To the east of Goalpara is the Kamrup district, to the west is Dhubri district, Bongaigaon falls to the north and Meghalaya borders the south of Goalpara.

The climate of Goalpara remains moderate throughout the year. Goalpara has tropical monsoon climatic condition. During summer the maximum the temperature remains around 30 degrees. And during winter the maximum temperature remains around 23 degrees. Monsoon is accompanied by heavy rainfall.

Economy of Goalpara



Economy of Goalpara

The major source of economy of the town comes from agriculture. Crops like paddy, gram, banana and potato are sown. Tea cultivation is another source of economy of Goalpara. There are two tea gardens in Goalpara. Income of the town comes from tea as well.

Administration of Goalpara

This section will give you information of the seats in the Legislative Assembly of Goalpara, number of blocks and Revenue Circles.

Seats in Legislative Assembly
The following are the seats in Legislative Assembly:
  • Dudhnoi
  • Goalpara East
  • Goalpara West
  • Jaleswar
Dudhnoi is designated for schedule tribes. Dudhnoi is in the Gauhati Lok Sabha Constituency. And the other three are in the Dhubri Lok Sabha Constituency.

Number of Blocks
The following are the number of blocks in Goalpara:
  • Balijana
  • Jaleswar
  • Kharmuza
  • Krishnai
  • Kuchdhowa
  • Lakhipur
  • Matia
  • Rangjuli
Revenue Circles
The number of revenue circles in Goalpara is five. They are
  • Balijana
  • Lakhipur
  • Matia
  • Rangjuli
  • Dudhnoi
Total villages: 854
Municipal board: 1 (Goalpara)
Town Committee: 1 (Lakhipur)

Municipal of Goalpara


About Goalpara

The Municipal Board of Goalpara, like other municipal boards provide the best services to the society. The board formed, deals with various administration of the state to make it a better place to live.

Goalpara Municipality Contact Numbers

Chairman Municipal
Tel No (O): 240020
Mobile: 94350-25605
DRDA
Phone No.: 03663-240163

Officers
Water resource (E & D), EE
Phone No.: 03663-240029

PWD (B), EEM Das
Phone No.: 03663-240091

PWD (R), EE (Z A Hazarika)
Phone No.: 03663-240027

Services in Goalpara

Goalpara is a small developing town in Assam which is located in the Goalpara district. Provided with different types of services from the government as well as the private organizations, Goalpara successfully provides the residents with all the inevitable services. Services include emergency services, utility services, health services and other form of entertainment services as well. Briefly discussed below are the different types of services provided to the people of Goalpara.

Emergency Services in Goalpara

Goalpara is well equipped with the main emergency services- police, fire and rescue and emergency medical service. All the emergency facilities in Goalpara ensure public safety and health. There are police stations in every major corner of Goalpara. There are also fire services in Goalpara.
Some of the important emergency contact numbers in Goalpara are the following:

Hospitals in Goalpara



Hospitals in Goalpara


Goalpara Civil Hospital

Goalpara Town
Phone No.: 03663-240002
Civil Hospital
Deputy Superintendent
Phone No.: 03663-242870

Florence Hospital
Pancharatna Road
Goalpara
Phone No.: 03663-242084

Al-Salam Hospital
Pancharatna Road
Goalpara
Phone No.: 03663-246129/30

Solace Hospital And Research Centre
Agia Road
Goalpara
Phone No.: 03663- 240021

BK Bordoloi Blood Bank
Phone No.: 94351-92682

Rongjuli Primary Health Centre
Phone No.: 03663-286163

Matia Primary Health Centre
Phone No.: 03663-288141

Monoi Primary Health Centre
Phone No.: 03663-287173

Agia Primary Health Centre
Phone No.: 03663-285160

Lakhipur Primary Health Centre
Phone No.: 03663-283428

Important Medical Contact Numbers

Joint Director
Health Services
Phone No.: 03663-240204

Chief Medical And Health Officer
Phone No.: 03663-240204

Sub Divisional Medical And Health Officer
Phone No.: 03663-240204

Addl Chief Medical And Health Officer
Phone No.: 03663-240371

Superintendent Of 200 Bedded Civil Hospital
Phone No.: 03663-242870

200 Bedded Civil Hospital
Phone No.: 03663-243800

Sr Medical And Health Officer
Phone No.: 03663-242870

Dist Malaria Officer
Phone No.: 03663-241678

Police Stations in Goalpara

Goalpara
Phone No.: 03663-240031

Dudhnoi
Phone No.: 03663-281542

Rangjuli
Phone No.: 03663-286042

Dhupdhara
Phone No.: 03663-284303

Lakhipur
Phone No.: 03663-283432

Matia
Phone No.: 03663-288001

Marnoi
Phone No.: 03663-287001

Fire Stations in Goalpara

Fire Brigade (control room)
Phone No.: 03663-240101

Banks in Goalpara

Goalpara has all the proper banking facilities that provide transaction convenience to the denizens. There are many banks in Goalpara that provide excellent services to the people. There are also ATM services of these banks located in Goalpara.

Services in Goalpara


Given below is the list of various banks located in Goalpara. One can also find the location of the ATMs of the respective banks by clicking on the bank names given below:

State Bank of India
Goalpara,
Assam
Phone No.: 03663-240037 (GM)

UCO Bank
Chowk bazaar,
Goalpara,
Assam
Phone No.: 03663-241805

Central Bank of India
PO: Ajaipur,
tehsil- Sitamau,
Goalpara,
Assam
Phone No.: 03663-240178

Punjab National Bank
Goalpara,
Assam
Phone No.: 9864261673

Union Bank of India
Dosti nagar ward no 4,
Goalpara Pancharatna road,
Assam

United Bank of India
Bapuji nagar
PO: Baladmari,
Goalpara,
Assam
Phone No.: 09613660661

Axis Bank
Agia road,
Goalpara,
Assam
Phone No.: 03663-243469

HDFC Bank
Agia road,
Baladmari,
Goalpara,
Assam
Phone No.: 9957193333

Apex bank
Goalpara,
Assam
Phone No.: 03663-240053

Electricity Services in Goalpara

Electricity is one of the important infrastructures of a state. The government is responsible for the proper maintenance of electricity. Every aspect of life like house works, office works and outside works are dependent on electricity.

Electricity Helpline Numbers

ASEB, EE
Phone No.: 03663-240068

ASEB, SDO
Phone No.: 03663-240036

Power house
Phone No.: 03663-240038

EE, AEGCL, Agia
Phone No.: 03663-285053
Telebill section: 03663-240060

Telephone/Opp Power house
Phone No.: 03663-246000
Complaint: 198
Enquiry: 197
Booking: 180

Postal Services in Goalpara

Communication is an integral part of our lives. Post offices serve as the mode of distance communication. There are many functions of the post office like delivering letters, post cards, cards, book packets, providing for mail services like speed post, direct post, express parcel post and financial services like money transfer, money order, post office saving, postal insurance and so on.

Post Office: Goalpara
Post Office type: Sub office
Phone No.: 03663-240056
Location: Goalpara taluk, Goalpara dist
PIN: 783101

Post Office: Lakhipur
Post Office type: Sub office
Phone No.: 03663-283420
Location: Lakhipur taluk, Goalpara dist
PIN: 783129

Post Office: Baladmari

Post Office type: Sub office
Phone No.: 03663-240004
Location: Goalpara taluk, Goalpara dist
PIN: 783121

Post Office: Barbhita
Post Office type: Branch office
Phone No.: 03663-283420
Location: Barbhita, Goalpara dist
PIN: 783101

Post Office: Simlabari
Post Office type: branch office
Location: Goalpara taluk, Goalpara dist
PIN: 783101

Post Office: Dakurbhita
Post Office type: Branch office
Location: Goalpara Taluk, Goalpara dist
PIN: 783101

Post Office: Matia
Post Office type: Sub office
Location: Matia taluk, Goalpara dist
PIN: 783125

Post Office: Damra
Post Office type: Sub office
Location: Damra, Goalpara dist
PIN: 783122

Post Office: Manikganj
Post Office type: Branch office
Location: Manikganj, Goalpara dist
PIN: 783122

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    Jahangir ali from Vill. Chelabari 360 Days ago

    I dont know why simple probroblem no power i am totally no happy simple rain electricaly no power why ..

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