Paschim Medinipur district (also known as Midnapore West) is one of the districts of the state of West Bengal, India. Paschim Medinipur, located in the south-western part of West Bengal, was created with the partition of the erstwhile Midnapore district, then the largest district of India, on 1 January 2002. It ranks second in terms of geographical area (9,295.28 km2) amongst the districts of the state, next to South 24-Parganas (9,960 km2). On 4th April 2017, the Jhargram subdivision was converted into a district and present geographical area of Paschim Medinipur stands 6,308 km2 (2,436 sq mi).
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