A village in the 24 Parganas of Canning, this is also the gateway to the beauiful Sunderbans. This village has a block development office, a panchayat and a community block. Gosaba is also an island which was bought by a British officer many years ago as a part of a group pf islands he bought from a local zamindar. This place is rich in flora and fauna and especially tall trees of wood. Fishing is the main occupation here and the fishermen work here in the mouth of danger everyday.