Bengali (Andaman and Nicobar Islands)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total354
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00038900

Bengali is a small village of hectares in Car Nicobar Tehsil in Nicobar district in the Union territory of andaman & Nicobar Islands, India.[2] The village is administrated by a sarpanch who is elected representative of the village by the local elections. Bengali depends on Port Blair, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include Two taps, One Well supply, Two tanks, Two tubewells, and Two handpumps. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Bengali is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Well. Bengali's pin code is 744303[4], and village code is 00038900.

Bengali has One post office (Teressa B.O). The village is connected with a single bus service. Bengali has One bank and Two credit societies for the regulation of economic activity. The village is also equipped with Two recreational centers.

The village has an uninterrupted 24 hours electric supply from a power grid.


Bengali is a census village in the district of Nicobar, andaman & Nicobar Islands. The village has a total population of 354 and has total administration over 150 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Bengali has 29 children, 20 boys and 9 girls.
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 230 (64.97%) males constitute 122 (34.46%) of the population and females 108 (30.51%).

Medical facility

  • Bengali has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 244 people are literate in Bengali out of which 167 are males and 77 are females.

Bengali has the following educational facilities:

  • 1 Education facility
  • 1 Primary school
  • 1 Upper primary school
  • 1 Secondary school
  • 3 Colleges in the nearby range


According to a census 2011 report, 166 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 152 male, 14 female with 138 (83.13%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 124 males and 14 females. 28 people are reported to work for a marginal period of time in the year.

They depend on the agricultural markets (Mandi) of the nearby towns of Port Blair and Nicobar to sell - and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 744303 and Post Offices under 744303 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-02.
  2. "Pin Code 744303 and Post Offices under 744303 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-02.
  3. "744303 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-03-02.
  4. "Pincode 744303". Retrieved 2021-03-02.

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