Kaliganj police station has jurisdiction over a portion of Kaliganj CD block. The total area covered by the police station is 320.02 sq. km. and the population is 310,800 as per 2001 census, out of which 52% are male and 48% are female. Literacy rate of Kaliganj is 76.13%.
Matiari, a village of Kaliganj is famous for folk crafts made by bell metal.