About MangaldoiMangaldoi is a small yet important town located in the Darrang district of Assam. The municipal board office of Darrang district is located at Mangaldoi.
A small town located in Assam in the Darrang district, Mangaldoi was named after the daughter of Rajah of Darrang, Mangaldahi. She was married to Pratap Singha who was the ruler of Ahom Kingdom. Mangaldoi is the headquarters of Darrang district and is a very important centre of the district for trading purposes.
One of the developing towns of Assam, Mangaldoi in Darrang district has people of different caste, creed and religion. The festivals and other rituals followed here are same as the other towns of Assam. The culture, food habits and cuisine of the people here is traditional and rooted.
Geography of MangaldoiMangaldoi is at an elevation of 112 feet and its location is at 26.43°N 92.03°E. It covers an area of 5 kms. and river Brahmaputra flows to the south of the town. Mangaldoi is at a distance of 65 kms. away from Guwahati.
Demography of MangaldoiThe population of the town counts to as high as 42,946 as per the 2011 census. Amongst this population, 52% are males and the rest are females. The literacy rate of the town is also very impressive reaching to 81% which is way higher than the national literacy rate which is 59.5% only. Male literacy counts to 85% and female to 76% with 11% of the population being below 6 years of age.
Mangaldoi ConstituencyThe Mangaldoi Constituency is one of the 14 Lok Sabha constituencies of Assam. This constituency consists of 10 Legislative Assembly constituencies. The 10 constituencies here are:
It was in the year 1967 that for the first time the MP from Mangaldoi constituency was selected.
Mangaldoi JudiciaryInaugurated in the year 1984, the The Court of the District & Sessions Judge, Darrang District lies in Mangaldoi town. The court of the Addl. District and sessions judge (FTC) was established in the year 2001 on 1st December. In total, the District and sessions judge of Mangaldoi consisits of 10 courts which is headed by a group of judicial officers of different grades. District and sessions judge heads the Darrang District Judiciary and is in charge of the entire court complex.
Office of the District & Sessions Judge Court,
District and Sessions Judge Court Complex,
District : Darrang
PO :- Mangaldai,
Pin- 784125 ,
Phone Nos.: 03713-222238,
Services in MangaldoiMangaldoi is a small developing town in Assam which is located in the Darrang district. Provided with different types of services from the government as well as the private organizations, the town 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 Mangaldoi.
Healthcare Services in MangaldoiBeing a small town in Darrang district of Assam, the town has been able to establish a few clinics and hospitals to provide the necessary emergency services to medical patients at the least. Some of the hospitals here are:
Mangaldoi Civil Hospital
National Highway 52,
Mangaldoi Poly Clinic
Debsons Nursing Home
Mangaldai Poly Clinic
District TB Centre Hospital
Civil Hospital Building,
Opposite Mangaldoi Club
Phone No.: (3713) 223009
Baba Ramdev Patanjali Chikitsalaya
Near Krishi Vikas Kendra
Phone No.: 9864259339, 9707741016
Near Lovely Restaurant
Phone No.: (3713) 255509
Near LCV School
Phone No.: (3713) 254248
Important phone numbers and details in Mangaldoi town are as follows:
Phone No.: 03713 222136
Police Reserve, Mangaldai
Phone No.: 03713 222219
State Bank of India
Phone No.: 03713 222139
Phone No.: 03713 222152
Phone No.: 03713 222220
Phone No.: 03713 222108
Phone No.: 03713 222253
Nagar Samabai Bank
Phone No.: 03713 222343
Transport in MangaldoiBeing a small town, transport and communication to and from the town is not a complicated affair. Even within the town rickshaws, auto rickshaws and other private cabs run conveniently for public transporting purpose.
Mangaldoi is well connected to other places by the NH 52 that runs through it. There are many buses and private vehicles running from Mangaldoi to the nearest places.
The nearest airport is Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport in Guwahati which is situated about 70 kms away.
The nearest railway station is Balipara railway station located at around 18 kms away.
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