Information about Jharkhand

Area : 79,714 sq km

Population : 26,909,428
Capital : Ranchi
Principal Languages : Hindi

History and Geography
Jharkhand, which came into being on 15 November, 2000, as the 28th State of the Union, is the homeland of the tribals for which they had been dreaming for centuries. According to a legend, Raja Jai Singh Deo of Orissa had declared himself the ruler of Jharkhand in the 13th century. Continue reading