Why is Giridih famous for?
Giridih is known to be rich in coal, and has many small and big coal mines in and around the town. After 1972 when the town was separated from the Hazaribagh district, Giridih became its own headquarters. The climate of Giridih is usually dry, pleasant during winter between October and March.
What is the meaning of Giridih?
the land of hills
The literal meaning of Giridih is the land of hills and hillocks – giri, a Hindi word, means hills and dih, another word of the local Khortha dialect, means land of.
How many villages are there in Giridih district?
|Sl No||C.D.Block||Total Villages|
What is the pin code of Giridih?
What is the literacy rate of Giridih?
Literacy rate in rural areas of Giridih district is 61.55 % as per census data 2011….Giridih District Urban/Rural 2011.
|Average Literacy||61.55 %||79.45 %|
|Male Literacy||75.88 %||85.67 %|
|Female Literacy||46.42 %||72.68 %|
Which of the mineral is found in abundance in Giridih district of Jharkhand?
Mineral Reserves – Quantum, Location & Uses
|Minerals||Quantum (‘000 t)||Location/ Uses|
|Cobalt(m.t)||9.00||Singhbhum/ Extraction of Cobalt Oxide|
|Copper Ore||108690||Singhbhum, Giridih/ Copper|
|Dolomite||29864||Palamu, Garhwa/ Cements, Magnesia, Building Stone|
|Felspar||5152||Dumka, Hazaribagh, Deoghar/ Crockery Wares, Glazed Tiles, Refractories|
What is the area of Giridih?
When was Giridih district established?
4th Dec 1972
Giridih District, an administrative district of Jharkhand has its headquarters at Giridih.It was carved out from Hazaribagh District on 4th Dec 1972.
Who is the BDO of Giridih?
Dr. Sudesh Kumar
4. Officer-in-Charge, Certificate Section, Giridih….District Contacts.
|Designation||Block Development Officer, Giridih|
|Name||Dr. Sudesh Kumar|
How many Tehsil are there in Giridih district?
There are 3,96,521 houses in the district. The Giridih district is further divided in to Tehsils / Blocks / Community Development Blocks (C.D….List of Blocks (CD) / Tehsils in Giridih.
|Tehsil (CD Block)||Deori|
What is the education rate of Jharkhand?
Literacy rate in Jharkhand has seen upward trend and is 67.63 percent as per 2011 population census. Of that, male literacy stands at 78.45 percent while female literacy is at 56.21 percent.
What is the literacy rate of Jharkhand in 2021?
Jharkhand Literacy Rate