About Our District

The name of the district “Golaghat” is derived form the word “GOLA” which means shop and “GHAT” means the landing point of river. The name of the place originated from the shops established by some businessman during the mid part of 20th Century AD at the bank of river Dhansiri nearby present Golaghat Town. The Total geographical area of the district is 3502.00 sq. km. Total number of sub-division 4 (four) and circles 6 is in the district.