Land records are a repository of details related to any concerned land and/or property and are maintained by all Indian states separately. The State Government of West Bengal (WB) has thus digitized land ownership records via Banglarbhumi.
Banglarbhumi is an online portal for land records introduced by the Department of Land & Land Records in collaboration with the Directorate of Land Records and Survey, Government of West Bengal. Land and property owners in West Bengal can thus gain access to details like the area, plot number, property value, and jurisdiction of their property via this web portal.
It also provides access to land information WB, including the Record of Rights with quick and hassle-free turnaround time. These land records serve as an essential database during a property transaction for both buyers and sellers.
The portal provides the following services and functions to land and property owners as well as departmental users in West Bengal.
The following benefits ensue from the Banglarbhumi WB online portal –
Users new to Banglarbhumi can register with this online portal in a few simple steps -
Step 1 - Visit Banglarbhumi’s official website.
Step 2 – Next, click on ‘Signup’.
Step 3 – Fill in the Public Registration Form displayed on the screen with details like -
Step 4 – Select a password.
Step 5 – Confirm your identity with captcha verification.
Step 6 –Click on ‘Generate OTP’ and verify all details by entering the OTP (sent to the mobile number provided).
Step 7 –Next, click on ‘Submit’ to complete the registration process.
Departmental users and citizens need to follow separate processes to login to this land record portal.
Departmental users can proceed with the following steps to register and login to this portal.
Step 1 – Go to the official website of Banglarbhumi.
Step 2 – Once on the homepage, opt for ‘Citizen Services’.
Step 3 – Next, click on ‘Departmental User’.
Step 4 – Proceed to enter the correct username and password in their designated spaces.
Step 5 – Verify your identity with captcha confirmation.
Step 6 – At last, click on ‘Login’ to open your departmental user profile.
Citizens can proceed to log in to their Banglarbhumi profile via the following steps.
Step 1 – Go to Banglarbhumi’s official website.
Step 2 – On this portal’s homepage, select ‘Citizen Services’.
Step 3 – Next, click on ‘Citizens’.
Step 4 – Provide your profile login details, i.e., the username and password.
Step 5 – Verify your details by entering the captcha code.
Step 6 – Proceed to click on the ‘Log In’ option to open your profile.
Follow the steps given below to track status regarding WB land or property rights application. To do so, you need to visit the Government of West Bengal’s e-District web portal.
Users can check the Bangla Bhumi land record either through the ‘Know Your Property’ option or through ‘Query Search’. In both cases, they need to log in as per their identity as a ‘Departmental User’ or a ‘Citizen’.
Step 1 – Once logged in, click on ‘Know Your property’ on Banglarbhumi’s home page.
Step 2 – You will be redirected to the ‘Khatian and Plot Information’ page.
Step 3 – Next, provide all correct details regarding your property’s District, Block, and Mouza as entered in your ROR application.
Step 4 - Now, provide either the Plot Number or the Khatian Number, as applicable.
Step 5 – Confirm these details with captcha verification.
Once complete, proceed to click on ‘View’ and check all land records displayed on your screen.
Step 1 – After logging in, click on the ‘Menu’ tab present on the website’s home page.
Step 2 – Next, click on the ‘Query Search’ option to open a pop-up.
Step 3 – In the ‘Query Search’ pop-up, provide the Query No. and Query Year.
Step 4 – Verify all your details with captcha confirmation.
Finally, click on ‘Show’ to view land record details displayed on the screen.
Proceed with the following steps to check Plot Map Request details -
Opting to make an offline payment further requires confirmation of your payment status via the ‘Request GRN Search’ option. Once confirmed, you can access plot map details on the Banglarbhumi portal.
Check the following steps to make fee payment for various services on this portal.
Step 1 – On the Banglarbhumi land record portal’s homepage, scroll to ‘Online Application’.
Step 2 – Select ‘Fee Payment’ from the dropdown.
Step 3 – Next, fill in the form appearing on your screen for a requisite service. The options include –
Step 4 – Proceed to enter the application number for an applied service and verify it with captcha.
Step 5 – Click on ‘Next’ for redirection to Banglarbhumi’s secure gateway for payment.
Step 6 – Next, select a suitable payment method from ‘Debit Card’, ‘Credit Card’ and ‘Net Banking’, and provide the required details.
Once this payment is verified, a confirmation message appears on your screen.
File a Public Grievance Application on the Banglarbhumi web portal in the following few steps.
Once the grievance application is complete, users can also check its status via this portal. To do so, proceed with the following steps.
Step 1 – Click on the ‘Public Grievance’ tab on the Banglarbhumi portal’s home page.
Step 2 – Next, select the ‘Grievance Status/Description’ option.
Step 3 – On the new page that appears, fill in the required UPN and verify with captcha.
Once all the entries are complete, click on ‘Show’ to check your grievance application status.
The Government of West Bengal has also launched the Jomir Tothya app to simplify land record access for state residents. These records can prove crucial and help verify land and property details when availing a home loan.
With Bajaj Housing Finance Limited Home Loan, you get access to a sanction of up to Rs.3.5 crore, at a competitive interest rate, which you can repay over a flexible tenor of up to 30 years.
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