About Saraikela-Kharsawan district:

Saraikela-Kharsawan is a district in Jharkhand state, India. The total area of the district is 2,724.55 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 1063458 living in houses, among them male population is 543232 and female population is 520226. Sex ratio of the district is 958 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 68.85%.

Saraikela-Kharsawan district vehicle registration code is JH 22. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Saraikela-Kharsawan.

Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • for load upto 4 KW - 1 to 200 units = Rs.2.60 per unit, 201 and above units = Rs.3.10 per unit
  • for load more than 4 KW - 1 and above units = Rs.3.20 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Holi, Diwali, Ramnavami, Dussehra, Basant Panchami, Chhath Puja, Jityya Bhaiya Dooj, Eid-ul-Fitr, Eid-ul-Adha, Muharrum, Sohrai, Karma, Sarhul are the major festivals celebrated in Saraikela-Kharsawan district.

Saraikela-Kharsawan Cuisine:

Handia, Bamboo Shoots, Rugra, Kanda, Thekua, Mitha Khaja, Pua, Mahua, Litti, Aaloo Chokha, Dhuska, Chhirka or Chhilka Roti, Arsa Roti, Dubhni Roti, Bedmi Poori, Dhuska & Ghugni are few of the many varieties of Saraikela-Kharsawan.

Top tourist places in Saraikela-Kharsawan:

Places of interest in Saraikela-Kharsawan:

Saraikela, Chaibasa, Kiriburu, Chaibasa, Chakradharpur, Saraikela, Adityapur, are the major tourist attractions of the district.


Paddy, Jowar, Bajra, Wheat, Maize, Barley, Gram, Linseed, rapeseed, Mustard and Rice are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Saraikela-Kharsawan district:

  • Chandil Junction
  • Goonda Bihar
  • Kunki
  • Latemda
  • Latemda
  • Mahali Marup
  • Manikul
  • Nimdih
  • Rajkharsawan Junction
  • Sindri BH
  • Tiraldih

Insurance Companies in Saraikela-Kharsawan:

Lawyers (Advocates) in Saraikela-Kharsawan:

Blood banks in Saraikela-Kharsawan:

  • Sadar Hospital ,Seraikella- Kharsawan

Trading companies in Saraikela-Kharsawan:

Hotels in Saraikela-Kharsawan:

Theatres in Saraikela-Kharsawan district:


C.D.Block in the district and their information is given below.

Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Axis Bank 1
2 Bank Of Baroda 3
3 Canara Bank 6
4 Central Bank Of India 2
5 Dena Bank 1
6 HDFC Bank 1
7 ICICI Bank Limited 2
8 IDBI Bank 1
9 Indian Overseas Bank 2
10 Indusind Bank 1
11 United Bank Of India 2