BLOCK DEVELOPMENT OFFICE

After Independence the main thrust was given for the rural development to build strong and Modern India as enshrined in Ghandian thoughts.

South West Garo Hills has two Blocks under its jurisdiction:

  1. Betasing Development Block
  2. Zikzak Development Block

 

Block-wise Total Population & Child Population (2001)

Name of the Block Total 
population
Total male population Total female population Total population (0-6 Years) Male population (0-6 Years) Female population (0-6 Years)
Betasing
64456
32731
31725
12876
6663
6213
Zikzak
67485
34458
33027
13919
7179
6740

 

Block-wise SC and ST Population (2001)

Name of the Block Total SC population Total ST population Male SC population Male ST population Female SC population Female ST population
Betasing
121
60564
61
30619
60
29945
Zikzak
1569
47086
816
23824
753
23262

 

Block-wise Number of Literates and Literacy Rate (2001)

Name of the  Block Literates Literacy Rate
  Total Male Female Total Male Female
Betasing
25282
14518
10764
49.0
55.7
42.2
Zikzak
24354
14314
10040
45.5
52.5
38.2

 

Statistics

Number of BPL families Betasing Block
Number of BPL families Zikzak Block
Number of SHG Betasing Block
Number of SHG Zikzak Block