Kaksa is a taluk
headquarters town in Bardhaman District
of West Bengal
. It is around 16 km east of Durgapur
and 4 km north-west of Panagarh
Kaksa is only a few kilometers away from the National Highway 2.
It is bounded by Malandighi and Basudha in the north and Mankar in the east.
At Kaksa, one can see old Hindu images carved in black basalt in the neighboring tanks, and remains of the tiny forts. Panagarh Fort is another interesting spot nearby.
Panagarh Railway Station is the nearest railway station.