The State that was carved out from Bihar on 15th November 2000 forming a new state was the state Jharkhand which lies in eastern india. This state is well known for its mineral resource & Forestry Products for which it popularly known as Vananchal(The the land of wood). Ranchi being the captial city of the state.
The State is bounded by Bihar in the North, Uttar Pradesh and Chhattisgarh to west, Orissa to the south & West Bengal by east. The State is divided into 24 Districts.
Districts of Jharkhand
18. East singhbhum
19. West singhbhum
Major Cities ofJharkhand
- The capital city of the state also well known for its scenic attractions, water falls & rocks. This city is situated at an altitude of 2140 ft above sea level.
Bakaro well known for its largest steel mills in india.
How to reach Jharkhand
Ranchi the capital city of the state has domestic airport which has regular flights connecting kolkata, mumbai, patna, New delhi etc.
Ranchi is well connected with major cities in india opreated by South Eastern Railways.
Ranchi is located at the junction of National Highways 23 and 33.