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Public Utility Services in Kishanganj

At the outset it is important to understand what ‘utility’ indicates for particular society. When any government provide certain services for the general public to use and get benefitted is considered the ‘utility’ services as it brings a social change. Mostly these services directly or indirectly benefit the residents of the city. Although Kishanganj is a small city of Bihar, it always seeks the attention of tourists and businessmen alike due to its strategic location of being a gateway to many famous destinations nearby.

Public Utility Services in Kishanganj

That is why good number of visitors keeps coming here every day. Bihar government has taken many concrete steps to provide maximum safety, security and comfort to tourists visiting the state. Kishanganj therefore has several such utility services which its tourists and citizens use to make their lives easier to lead sustainable lifestyle.

District Administration in Kishanganj

Administration in KishanganjBihar government has taken many innovative steps to improve the administration of the town city. District Collector administers Kishanganj and adjoining areas of the region to ensure that everything remains well in order. Several crucial decisions related to administer this region are taken by the District Collector who functions in coordination with supporting officers and staffs. The key decisions are therefore to accomplish regulatory functions besides administrative issues and addressing the grievances of public. Additional roles of District Collector are arranging census and various types of emergency relief operations amongst others. The District Collector of Kishanganj therefore serves as a chief executive of this region in the Bihar state.

District Magistrate and Collector
Phone : Office : 06456-222530
Residence : 06456-222535
Email : dm-kishanganj.bih@nic.in

Safety and Security in Kishanganj

Out of the many important roles which the Police in Kishanganj District plays, the one that remain of the primary importance is that it ensure timely enforcement of law and order without any prejudice. They maintain law and order and guarantee complete prevention of criminal activities. Kishanganj Police showcase their courage, dedication and morality combined with strong sense of service to the common masses. Kishanganj District’s Police Force is headed by District Superintendent of Police. Several officers, clerks and junior staffs assist him to execute the roles of District Police Force.

Superintendent of Police
Address: 06456-222338 (O) 06456-222438 (R) 06456-223138 (F)
Phone: 9431822999(Mob)

Kishanganj Police Headquarters
Address: Police Headquarters, Opposite NH-31, Kishanganj, Pin: 855107
Phone: 9431822927

Kishanganj Police Sub Station
Address: Kishanganj City Police Station, Kishanganj, Pin: 855107
Phone: 9431822921

Healthcare Services in Kishanganj

District administration of Kishanganj has been working extensively under the guidance of the Bihar government to offer best healthcare services to the masses thus ensuring healthy lifestyle. In fact Healthcare Services in Kishanganj has attained momentum in the last couple of years with the establishment of several healthcare centers that offer best services to tackle emergency situations through many schemes and their variegated options.

Hospitals in Kishanganj

A well-organized District Health Society (DHS) keeps every such health related issues in order. Alongside government hospital in district headquarters and various parts of the district, good number of private hospitals too has already established. Large chunk of such hospitals in Kishanganj now offer best of healthcare services and quality treatment to the masses.

Sadar Hospital Kishanganj
Address: Near Gandhi Chowk, Kishanganj
Phone: 06456 - 224331, 224332

M.G.M College & Hospital
Address: Lions Club, Near Cultex Chowk, Kishanganj
Phone: 06456 - 222414/223306

Life Care Nursing Home
Address: Subhaspally, Kishanganj
Phone: 9006694684, 06456 -225704

Banking in Kishanganj

As visitors of Kishanganj are of diverse nature due to this place being a key trade and business hub and the district headquarters, many banks have established their branches here. Visitors and locals avail the banking services from them. ATM Outlets spread in many parts of this district have easy access to them. Nationalized and private banks operate in district including State bank of India, Syndicate Bank, Punjab National Bank, ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank and Axis Bank amongst others having their branches in the Kishanganj . They have ATM outlets at several convenient places in and around the city to provide best customer-friendly service which facilitates easy banking options to locals and tourists.

State Bank of India Branches in Kishanganj
Branch: Kishanganj Branch
IFSC: SBIN0000117
Address: Gandhi Chowk, P.O: Kishanganj, District: Kishanganj, Bihar –855107
Contact: 06456-222720, 222588

Bank Of India Branches in Kishanganj
IFSC: BKID0004638
Address: Churi Patti, Azad Market, Kishanganj, Bihar – 855107

Union Bank Of India Branches in Kishanganj
IFSC: UBIN0560324
Address: Dinajpur Road, Caltax Chowk, Kishanganj, Bihar – 855107
Email: cbskishanganj@unionbankofindia.com

HDFC Bank Branches in Kishanganj
IFSC: HDFC0002749
Address: Amarlekha Complex, Hospital Road, Next to Oriental Bank Of Commerce, Kishanganj, Bihar – 855107

Traffic and Transport in Kishanganj

Kishanganj is a clean city because its roads have hardly been encroached till now. The best thing is that traffic movement in roads remains well in order and tourists get full support from the locals. Anybody in trouble can easily find some helping hand in the city area due to orderliness of this place where too much sense of belongingness can be seen. Tourists therefore enjoy great time and stay in Kishanganj who feel great peaceful stay unlike the maddening crowds of metropolitan cities. This city is well connected to rest parts of India through roadways, railways and airways. Nearest airport, Bagdogra Customs International Airport is located at a distance of mere 90 kilometers from the Kishanganj city.
This airport has several regular flight service to national capital Delhi, nearest big city Kolkata and northeastern cities besides flights to international destinations in Bhutan and Nepal.

Transport in Kishanganj

Operated under the Northeast Frontier Railways, Kishanganj Railway Station links all northeastern states with the rest parts of the country. New Jalpaigui Railway Station is nearest to it at approximately 100 kilometers while the major railway point of this region namely Katihar Junction is at 140 kilometers from Kishanganj city. Bihar State Road Transportation Corporation (BSTDC) operates many buses crossing NH31 and so does West Bengal State buses cross this city while linking it with other parts of the region. Cycle rickshaws, tempo, intercity buses and tongas are local means of transportation in Kishanganj city.

Postal Services in Kishanganj

Efficient and reliable postal services in Kishanganj deserves applauds. Postal networks in the remote rural areas to urban sides remain the most important one here. The post offices are involved in multiple things besides their regular primary tasks to collect, process, transmit and deliver all types of mails. Some other notable functions of post offices in Kishanganj include money orders, issuing postal orders, bill payments, form sells and other important services such as savings accounts, philately and parcels amongst others. The District Head Post Office of Kishanganj is situated at Kishanganj city itself.

Post Offices in Kishanganj

Besides Indian Postal Services, Kishanganj city also has the presence of many private courier operators that usually involve in dealing with the special package deliveries as well as documents. The courier operators DTDC, FirstFlight, Trackon and Blazflash amongst others offer efficient and timely delivery services and therefore run successfully.

Kishanganj Main Post Office
Address: Postmaster, Post Office Kishanganj, Bihar
Pin Code: 877107

DTDC Courier Service
Address: Millat nagar, Near Registry Office, Bahadurganj, Kishanganj (Bihar) – 855107
Phone: +(91)-9661739339, +(91)-7250316248

Blue Dart Express Ltd.
Address: Near Laxmi Hotel & Opposite Anand Bhawan, Mahabir Marg, Kishanganj Bazar, Kishanganj (Bihar) – 855108
Phone: +(91)-9431422872, 9804453175

Gati Kwe
Address: Jaiswal Mansion, Hospital Road, Kishanganj (Bihar) – 855107
Phone: +(91)-6456-225735, +(91)-9860354284, +(91)-9931408437

Trackon Couriers Pvt. Ltd.
Address: Bazar Chowk, Kasera Patti Road, Kishanganj (Bihar) – 855108
Phone: +(91)-6456-226854, +(91)-9431232238

Akash Ganga Courier Ltd.
Address: Kasera Patti Road, Kishanganj Bazar, Kishanganj (Bihar) – 855108
Phone: +(91)-9431653996, +(91)-9431232238

Media in Kishanganj

Freedom of speech and expression is the key to sustainable democracy. Such freedom isn’t possible without press and media which are the great advocators of freedom of expression in a particular society. Newspapers and television channels performs their roles as guardians of democracy and the voices of its masses. Media is an ultimate medium through which the masses are made aware of advancements in the societies and so do they make aware of the world affairs. As Hindi is a common language in Kishanganj several Hindi newspapers are available here from Dainik Jagran to Hindustan and Nav Bharat Times et al. Urdu and English newspapers circulated in Kishanganj are Rashtriya Sahara, Inqalab, Akhbar-e-Mashriq, Telegraph, Times of India and Hindustan Times amongst others. All these newspapers reach to most households in Kishanganj city and its adjoining areas.

Telecom Services in Kishanganj

Telecom Services in Kishanganj

Several internet service providers have their broadband internet services in Kishanganj and they offer best services for the satisfaction of residents. As almost all big players of mobile operators have their services in Kishanganj with excellent mobile networks they present reliable and fast 3G internet services. The service providers like BSNL, Airtel, Vodafone, Idea and Reliance Communication et al have 3G Internet in this city. These operators have their representatives in Kishanganj in service centers which resolves the issues if there are any.

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