Kanchrapara is a residential area, located in North 24 Parganas district, Kolkata. It is a part of the area covered by Metropolitan Development Authority and is surrounded by Gayeshpur Municipality to the east, Kampa Chakla Gram Panchayet to the south, Bager Khal to the north and Halisahar Municipality to the west.
Many telecommunication companies are located here like Idea Cellular, BSNL, Airtel, Aircell, Reliance Mobile, Vodafone and Tata Docomo. In addition, many media houses have also set up their branches in this area like The Times of India, The Hindu, Hindustan Times, The Economic Times, The Business Line, The New Indian Express, Nav Bharat Times and Dainik Jagran.
Kanchrapara is well-connected to other parts of the city via an extensive network of roads. Kalyani Expressway, Kabiguru Rabindra Path and Jaguli Road connect to NH-34. The region is served by state buses which connects Kanchrapara to major areas in the city.
The Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International airport is an hour drive from this area while the Railway Station is only 3.5 kilometers away.Educational Institutions
Many good educational institutions are located in Kanchrapara. This includes Kendriya Vidyalaya, Harnett English Medium School (C.B.S.E), Harnett High School for boys, Indian Girls' High School and JIS College of Engineering.Hospitals
Famous hospitals in the area are Ghandi Hospital, Railway Hospital, Octave Clinic and Diagnostic Center and Night Angel Nursing Home.
Real Estate in Kanchrapara
Due to well-developed infrastructure and smooth connectivity, Kanchrapara has become one of the most preferred residential localities in Kolkata. Group, Group, Developers and Pincon Developers are some of the famous developers who have launched their real estate projects in Kanchrapara. Some of the top projects in this area are Symphony and Blossom by Group, Neer by Group, Upahar by Developers and Abasan Chinsurah by Pincon Developers.
The average real estate price in Kanchrapara is Rs. 2,669 per sq.ft. with unit sizes ranging between 480 sq.ft. to 1,434 sq.ft.