Chopra is located at 26°24′N & 88°18′E. It is the entry & exit point to and from Uttar Dinajpur District to the Northern side. It is located to the North of Islampur PS, East of Pothia PS, District Kishanganj (Bihar), South of Phansidewa Ps (Darjeeling) and Bangladesh covering 75% on the North, after Phansidewa and the entire portion on the East. It is a Muslim dominated area where Hindu and other communities are less populated. It is communally sensitive area and a crime prone area too. Chopra falls under the Lok Sabha Constituency of Darjeeling and Bidhan Sabha Constituency of Chopra itself. Chopra Block has eight Gram Panchyats – Haptiagachh GP, Sonapur GP, Chopra GP, Chutiakhore GP, Lakhipur GP, Ghirnigaon GP, Daspara GP & Majhiali GP. Sonapur, Chopra, Kalagachh, Kachakali & Daspara are some of the major business centres.