Location

The town of Kalna, is 60 kilometres from Bardhaman. Kalna is located at 23°13’N to 88°22’E. It has an average elevation of 11 metres from the sea level. The town can easily be accessed by rail or roadways. It is connected from Howrah towards Katwa. AmbikaKalna, 81 kilometres from Howrah, is the main railway station. There are several local trains as well as express trains on the route and almost all of them stop at the AmbikaKalna rail station. By road, the town can be accessed from primarily 4 places, Bandel, Pandua, Bainchi and Barddhaman. Kalna is situated on the agriculturally rich alluvial soil between the Bhagirathi, Ajay River and Damodar River.

The town Kalna is the headquarter of Kalna Sub division. This town is situated in the South Eastern Part of the District Burdwan, in the State of West Bengal. It is surrounded by Ganges in the North, Kalyanpur Gram Panchayet in South, Santgachiya Gram Panchayet in East and Hatkalna Gram Panchayet in West. Its distance from Kolkata is about 83 km. Distance from district head quarters is near about 60 km. Other important towns like Santipur and Nabadwip of the District Nadia are very adjacent to this town, Santipur is within the reach of only 10km. and the distance of Nabadwip town is only 24 km. The town Kalna is well linked with the State capital Kolkata both by railway and Road connections. A good number of important State roads passing through the town. Among them following are very much important. Kalna- Bardhaman Road, Kalna – Baidyapur Road, Kalna – Bandel Road, Kalna – Santipur Road, Kalna – Katwa Road.