Jharkhand came up as an independent state on 15 November 2000. The state capital is Ranchi. The state is famously known as land of woods, is a nice place to visit. Most of the parts of the state are covered with tribal area.
Jharkhand shares its border with the states of Bihar to the north, Uttar Pradesh and Chhattisgarh to the west, Orissa to the south, and West Bengal to the east.
The state lies at 24' 3" to 24' 5" North Latitude 86' 9" to 87' 4" East Longitude and is 2019 mts. above the sea level.
The state is mostly covered by the forests, wildlife sanctuaries, minerals and industries.
major tourist place are ranchi , hazaribagh , jamshed pur dhanbad , devghar , netarhat , betla forest reserve , dalma forest reserve and alot
details can be seen in the following link http://portal.jharkhandtourism.in/
RANCHI IS CAPITAL CITY OF STATE JHARKHAND , LOCATED IN SOUTH EAST OF INDIA RANCHI IS WELL KNOWN FOR ITS PLEASENT WEATHER AND GREENERY
THIS GROUP TO HELP TOURIST COMING JHARKHAND AND RANCHI
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