Purulia district

PuruliaPuruliya districtPuruliyaPakbirra Jain templePoorooleaPurulia, West Bengal
Purulia district (Pron: puruliːaː)is one of the twenty three districts of West Bengal state in Eastern India.wikipedia
289 Related Articles

Raghunathpur, Purulia

Raghunathpur RaghunathpurJoychandi Pahar
Some of the other important towns of Purulia district are Raghunathpur-Adra, Jhalida and Balarampur.
Raghunathpur is a city and a municipality in Purulia district in the state of West Bengal, India.

Purulia

PuruliyaPurulia CityPurulia Ground
Purulia is the administrative headquarters of the district.
It is the headquarters of the Purulia district.

Bankura district

BankuraBankura,Bishnupur
This district is bordered on the east by Bankura, Paschim Medinipur districts, on the north by Bardhaman district of West Bengal state and Dhanbad district of Jharkhand state, on the west by Bokaro and Ranchi districts of Jharkhand state and on the south by West Singhbhum and East Singhbhum districts of Jharkhand state.
Bankura district is surrounded by Purba Bardhaman district and Paschim Bardhaman district in the north, Purulia district in the west, Jhargram district and Paschim Medinipur district in the south, and some part of Hooghly district in the east.

Dhanbad

Dhanbad stationDhanbad, Jharkhand
The district was very large in size and included parts of Bankura and Bardhaman districts of present West Bengal state and Dhanbad, Dhalbhum and Seraikela-Kharswan districts of present Jharkhand states.
Present Purulia district was carved out of the district of Manbhum.

Manbazar

By Regulation XIII of 1833 the Jungle Mahals district was broken up and a new district called Manbhum was constituted with headquarters at Manbazar.
Manbazar is a census town in Manbazar I CD Block in Purulia Sadar East subdivision of Purulia district in the state of West Bengal, India.

East Singhbhum district

East SinghbhumPurbi Singhbhum districtPurbi Singhbhum
This district is bordered on the east by Bankura, Paschim Medinipur districts, on the north by Bardhaman district of West Bengal state and Dhanbad district of Jharkhand state, on the west by Bokaro and Ranchi districts of Jharkhand state and on the south by West Singhbhum and East Singhbhum districts of Jharkhand state.
The district is bounded on the east by Jhargram district, on the north by Purulia district, both of West Bengal, on the west by West Singhbhum district of Jharkhand state, and on the south by Mayurbhanj district of Odisha.

West Bengal

West Bengal, IndiaBengalWestern Bengal
The district was very large in size and included parts of Bankura and Bardhaman districts of present West Bengal state and Dhanbad, Dhalbhum and Seraikela-Kharswan districts of present Jharkhand states. Purulia district (Pron: puruliːaː)is one of the twenty three districts of West Bengal state in Eastern India.

Dwarakeswar River

DwarakeswarDhaleshwari RiverDwarakesvar
Among these Kangsabati, Kumari, Silabati(silai), Dwarakeswar, Subarnarekha and Damodar are the important ones.
The river originates near Madhabpur in Purulia district and enters Bankura district near Chhatna.

Santaldih

The district has large scale industries like Santaldih Thermal Power Station at Santaldih, Pumped Storage Project at Baghmundi, ACC Damodar Cement Factory at Madhukunda.
Santaldih is a census town in Raghunathpur subdivision of Purulia district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Madhukunda

The district has large scale industries like Santaldih Thermal Power Station at Santaldih, Pumped Storage Project at Baghmundi, ACC Damodar Cement Factory at Madhukunda.
Madhukunda is a census village under Bailtora village panchayat of Santuri intermediate panchayat in Purulia district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Ajodhya Hills

The prominent of the district like Ajodhya Hills, Matha, Murguma Dam and Kuilapal Forests, Jaychandi Pahar, Panchakote Raj, Duarsini Hills and Forests attract quite a good number of visitors to Purulia every year.
Ajodhya Hills, is a small plateau with hilly surroundings located in the Purulia district of the state West Bengal, India.

Baghmundi

The district has large scale industries like Santaldih Thermal Power Station at Santaldih, Pumped Storage Project at Baghmundi, ACC Damodar Cement Factory at Madhukunda.
Baghmundi is a village, with a police station, in Baghmundi CD Block in Purulia Sadar West subdivision of Purulia district in the state of West Bengal, India.

Jhalda

Jhalida
Jhalda subdivision consists of Jhalda municipality and four community development blocks: Jhalda–I, Jhalda–II, Jaipur, Bagmundi.
Jhalda is a city and a municipality in Purulia district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Purulia I

Purulia–I
Purulia I is a community development block that forms an administrative division in Purulia Sadar East subdivision of Purulia district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Balarampur, Purulia (community development block)

BalarampurBalarampur CD Block
Balarampur is a community development block that forms an administrative division in Purulia Sadar West subdivision of Purulia district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Purulia II

Purulia–II
Purulia II is a community development block that forms an administrative division in Purulia Sadar East subdivision of Purulia district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Bardhaman district

BardhamanBurdwan districtBurdwan
This district is bordered on the east by Bankura, Paschim Medinipur districts, on the north by Bardhaman district of West Bengal state and Dhanbad district of Jharkhand state, on the west by Bokaro and Ranchi districts of Jharkhand state and on the south by West Singhbhum and East Singhbhum districts of Jharkhand state.
It was bounded on the north by Birbhum and Murshidabad districts, on the east by Nadia District, on the southeast by Hooghly District, on the southwest by Bankura and Purulia districts, and on the northwest by Dhanbad district of Jharkhand.

Manbhum

Manbhum DistrictMaunbhoom District
By Regulation XIII of 1833 the Jungle Mahals district was broken up and a new district called Manbhum was constituted with headquarters at Manbazar.
Upon re-organisation of the Indian states in the mid-1950s, present Purulia district was carved out of the district of Manbhum and became a part of the West Bengal; the remaining part of Manbhum district was kept with Bihar state and became part of Dhanbad district.

Arsha (community development block)

ArshaArsa
Arsha is a community development block that forms an administrative division in Purulia Sadar West subdivision of Purulia district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Bandwan (community development block)

BandwanBanduanBundwan
Bandwan is a community development block that forms an administrative division in Purulia Sadar East subdivision of Purulia district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Puncha (community development block)

Puncha Laulara
Puncha is a community development block that forms an administrative division in Manbazar subdivision of Purulia district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Jhalda I

Jhalda–I
Jhalda I is a community development block that forms an administrative division in Purulia Sadar West subdivision of Purulia district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Kangsabati River

KangsabatiKasaiKansabati river
Among these Kangsabati, Kumari, Silabati(silai), Dwarakeswar, Subarnarekha and Damodar are the important ones.
After rising at Jabor Pahar near Jhalda in the Chota Nagpur plateau in Purulia district, it passes by Purulia, Khatra and Ranibandh in Bankura district, and then enters Paschim Medinipur in the Binpur area.

Jhalda II

Jhalda–II
Jhalda II is a community development block that forms an administrative division in Purulia Sadar West subdivision of Purulia district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Baghmundi (community development block)

BaghmundiBagmundiBanghmundi
Baghmundi is a community development block that forms an administrative division in Purulia Sadar West subdivision of Purulia district in the Indian state of West Bengal.