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Wiki Explores Paschim Bardhaman - Phase I

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Paschim Bardhaman district

Wiki Explores Paschim Bardhaman - Phase I is a two day event to further document some areas of district of Paschim Bardhaman, West Bengal, India. The objective of this event is to do further photo-documentation of the various heritage structures in the said area most of which have less or no presence in Wikimedia commons.


  1. Photograph heritage sites around Asansol, Raniganj, Durgapur, Panagarh, Barakar
  2. Upload media for the heritage structures of Paschim Bardhaman in Commons.
  3. Create / Update articles about the heritage structures in Bengali and English Wikipedia
  4. Create / Update items in Wikidata


Date: 29th December to 30th December 2022


  1. Amitabha Gupta (talk) 15:19, 16th November 2022 (UTC)
  2. Biswas Dibyendu (talk)


  • Day 0 - 28th December 2022 (Wednesday) - Depart from Kolkata by Coalfield Express for Asansol town at 17:20. Check into Hotel at Asansol. Night stay at Asansol town.
  • Day 1 - 29th December 2022 (Thursday) Cover Raniganj, Durgapur, Panagarh area. Night stay at Asansol town.
  • Day 2 - 30th December 2022 (Friday) Cover Asansol, Barakar, Maithon Area. Night stay at Asansol town.
  • Day 3 - 31st December 2022 (Saturday) Checkout from Asansol Hotel and depart for Kolkata by Coalfield Express at 07:00

Places to be covered[edit]

[Note: Some places outside the sub-division will also be covered]

  1. KhandraYesY
  2. UkhraYesY
  3. KumardihiYesY
  4. IkraYesY
  5. NandiNoN
  6. KantaberiaYesY
  7. KajoraYesY
  8. ArrahYesY
  9. PanagarhYesY
  10. GaruiYesY
  11. HirapurYesY
  12. Chota DighariYesY
  13. BarakarYesY
  14. Maithon NoN