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East Garo Hills at a Glance

District Name East Garo Hills
District Headquarter Williamnagar
   
Area TotaL - 1517.00 sq. kms. (approx.)
Rural - 1507.28 sq. kms. (approx.)
Urban - 9.72 sq. kms. (approx.)
   
Location lies between 25.24ºN & 26.10ºN Latitude
and 90ºE & 91.3ºE Longitude
   
District Boundaries West Khasi Hills district in the East
West Garo Hills district in the East
North Garo Hills district in the North
South Garo Hills district in the South
   
Population
(as per 2011 Census) Total - 1,45,798
Male - 74,352
Female - 71,446
Sex Ratio per 1000 males - 961
Rural - 1,21,201
Urban - 24,597
Population Density per sq. km. - 96
For more details see Demography & Topography
   
Drainage
3 (Three) major rivers
Simsang (Someshwari)
Manda (Dudhnoi)
Damring (Krishnoi)
   
Administrative Units
Civil Sub-Divisions None
C&RD Blocks
3 (Three) C&RD Blocks
Dambo-Rongjeng C&RD Block
Samanda C&RD Block
Songsak C&RD Block
Revenue Villages 492 (Four Hundred & Ninety-Two) Revenue Villages
Towns
1 (One) Town
Williamnagar
Urban Level Bodies
1 (One) Municipality
Williamnagar Municipality
Urban Wards 10 (Ten) Urban Wards in Williamnagar
Parliamentary Constituencies
1 (One) Parliamentary Consttuency
Entire district falls under 2-Tura (ST) Parliamentary Constituency
Assembly Constituencies
3 (Three) Assembly Constituecies
41-Songsak(ST) Assembly Constituency
42-Rongjeng (ST) Assembly Constituency
43-Williamnagar (ST) Assembly Constituency
Autonomous District Council Constituencies
3 (Three) Assembly Constituecies
27 - Samandagre District Council Constituency
28 - Darugre District Council Constituency
29 - Williamnagar District Council Constituency
   
Police Department
Police Stations
2 (Two) Police Stations
Williamnagar PS
Rongjeng PS
Police Outposts
1 (One) Police Outposts
Mangsang Police Outpost
Police Checkposts
1 (One) Police Checkpost
Nengkhra Police Checkpost
Anti-Dacoity Camps (Temporary)
3 (Three) Anti-Dacoity Camps
Dobu ADC
Nengmandalgiri ADC
Songsak ADC
Fire Stations
2 (Two) Fire Stations
Williamnagar Fire Station
Rongjeng Fire Station
   
Health Department
Hospitals
1 (One) Hospital
Williamnagar Civil Hospital
Community Health Centres
1 (One) Community Health Centre
Rongjeng CHC
Primary Health Centres
8 (Eight) Primary Health Centres
Bansamgre PHC
Dagal Apal PHC
Dobu PHC
Mangsang PHC
Rongrong PHC
Samanda PHC
Songsak PHC
Dipensaries
1 (One) Dispensary
Williamnagar Dispensary
Leprosy Societies
1 (One) Leprosy Society
Williamnagar Leprosy Society
Tuberculosis Societies
1 (One) Tuberculosis Societies
District TB Society (RNTCP), Williamnagar
   
Postal Information
Sub Post Offices
2 (Two) Sub Post Offices
Williamnagar 794 111
Rongjeng 794 110
Branch Post Offices
under Williamnagar Sub-Post Office
8 (Eight) Branch Post Offices
Rongsakgre 794 111
Songsak 794 111
Sokadamgre 794 111
Bolkinggre 794 111
Bansamgre 794 111
Dawagre 794 111
Rongrenggre 794 111
Samanda 794 111
Rombagre 794 111 (West Garo Hills)
Branch Post Offices
under Rongjeng Sub-Post Office
12 (Twelve) Branch Post Offices
Gambil 794 110
Gairong 794 110 (North Garo Hills)
Wage Asi 794 110 (North Garo Hills)
Dainadubi 794 110 (North Garo Hills)
Rongmil 794 110
Dokongsi 794 110
Darugre 794 110
Rongchek Akong 794 110
Mangsang 794 110
Dobu 794 110
Nongchram 794 110
Ronga Agal 794 110 (South Garo Hills)
Dokongsi 794 110
   
Markets / Haats
Haats
34 (Thirty-Four) Haats
2 (Two) Daily Haats
32 (Thirty-Two) Weekly Haats
Market Name Distance from
Williamnagar
(in kms.)
Market Days
Williamnagar 0 Daily
Rongjeng 55 Daily
Asil Hat 41 Thursday
Chinabat Hat 43 Wednesday
Chiading Hat 35 Sunday
Dagal Apal Hat 46 Saturday
Doburinggittim Hat 21 Thursday
Dearek Hat N.A. Wednesday
Gabil Hat 124 Wednesday
Gairong Hat 88 Wednesday
Jadigittim Hat N.A. Wednesday
Mangsang Bamil Hat 74 Wednesday
Nogolpara Hat N.A. Monday
Nangapa Hat 43 Monday
Nengsa Hat 98 Sunday
Nehru Hat N.A. Sunday
Nengkra Hat N.A. --
Pallak Hat N.A. Wednesday
Rongsakgre Hat 26 Tuesday
Rabugong Hat N.A. Friday
Rongmil Hat 68 Friday
Rongri Hat 39 Monday
Rongrong Hat 88 Thursday
Rongsang Agal Hat -- Thursday
Rongap Hat 16 Friday
Songsak Agitok Hat 30 Wednesday
Samanda Hat 17 Monday
Sakware-Adokgre Hat 139 Sunday
Seren Memorial Hat N.A. Sunday
Thengchi Hat N.A. Monday
Thapa Hat 56 Thursday
   
Electoral Information
No. of Electors
in 3 (Three) Assembly Constituencies
  Male Female
41 - Songsak (ST) A.C. 12326 11322
42 - Rongjeng (ST) A.C. 13263 12473
43 - Williamnagar (ST) A.C. 15169 13685
Total for the District 40758 37480