DISTRICT RESOURCES
NEWS AND EVENTS
West Singhbhum

West Singhbhum is one of the oldest district of Jharkhand. After the British conquest of Kolahan in 1837, a new district was consequently constituted to be known as Singhbhu,. the district is spread over 21 degree 58 minutes and 23 degree 36 minutes north latitude to 85 degree and 86 degree 54 minutes east longitude. The district has an area of 5351.41 sq.kms. The total population of the district is 15,01,619 and the density is 209 sq.km. The sex ratio of West Singhbhum is 1004 females per thousand males. The district has been divided into 3 sub-division and 18 blocks.