Haldia is a modern city and region in Purba Medinipur region, in the Indian province of West Bengal. It is a noteworthy riverport and modern belt found roughly 125 kilometers southwest of Calcutta close to the mouth of the Hooghly River, one of the distributaries of the Ganges. The Haldia Township is circumscribed by the Haldi River a branch of the Ganges River. Haldia is a middle for some petrochemical organizations, and is being created as a noteworthy exchange port for Kolkata.
Haldia is a base of Indian Coast Guard. Indian drift watch DHQ 8 Headquarters for West Bengal is situated at Haldia. There is a hoverport to house four of the eighteen air cushion vehicles having a place with the Indian Coast Guard. Indian drift watch additionally have pantoon pier to billet armada of boats. By and by two quick oil vessels, one inshore petroleum vessels, and one little art is based at Haldia.
Haldia is additionally associated through the 1620 km long inland conduit, National Waterway that keeps running from Allahabad crosswise over Ganges, Bhagirathi and Hooghly stream framework to Haldia Sagar. A sailboat benefit used to work from Kolkata to Haldia, yet was pulled back because of its high cost and disagreeability among visitors. The Japanese people group of Haldia are for the most part specialists and best officials at the Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation purged terephthalic corrosive plant in the city.