About Dumka district:

Dumka is a district in Jharkhand state, India. The total area of the district is 3,716 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 1321096 living in houses, among them male population is 669240 and female population is 651856. Sex ratio of the district is 974 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 62.54%.

Dumka district vehicle registration code is JH 04. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Dumka.

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 Dumka district.

Dumka 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 Dumka.

Top tourist places in Dumka:

Places of interest in Dumka:

durga mandir temple, hanuman mandir, disom manjhi than church, pagla baba mandir, bada mandir, chota mandir, holy child church, mini amar cinema 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 Dumka district:

  • Bansjora
  • Kumrabad Rohini
  • Taljhari

Insurance Companies in Dumka:

  • Life Insurance Corporation of India ,Bhagalpur Rd, LIC colony, Dumka, Jharkhand 814101
  • Life Insurance ,At Hathagar, P.O.-Hansdiha,, Dumka, Jharkhand 814110

Lawyers (Advocates) in Dumka:

Blood banks in Dumka:

  • Sadar Hospital ,Near Town Hall

Trading companies in Dumka:

  • Motilal Oswal ,OPPOSITE PNBBHAGALPUR ROAD DUMKADistrict:Dumka,JHPostcode:814101
  • India Infoline (IIFL) ,BARA THAKURABARI ROADDHUMKADistrict:Dumka,JHPostcode:814101
  • KARVY STOCK BROKING LTD ,73GRANT ESTATE WARD NO 16District:Dumka,JHPostcode:814101
  • Religare ,98, Station Road,JamtaraDistrict:Dumka,JHPostcode:815351
  • KARVY STOCK BROKING LTD. ,73, Grant Estate,Ward No 16, DumkaDistrict:Dumka,JHPostcode:814101
  • APOLLO SINDHOORI CAPITAL INVESTMENTS Ltd ,Plot No.34/9A,Pal Bagan Road,District:Dumka,JHPostcode:815354

Hotels in Dumka:

  • Sona Hotel,Dumka, Jharkhand 814101
  • Hotel Shashwat , Sri Shyam Plaza ,Dumka, Near Veer Kunwar Singh Chowk, Dumka, Jharkhand 814101
  • The Maihar Garden,Bhagalpur Rd, Dumka, Jharkhand 814101

Theatres in Dumka district:


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

Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 12
2 Andhra Bank 2
3 Axis Bank 2
4 Bank Of Baroda 2
5 Bank Of India 4
6 Canara Bank 4
7 Central Bank Of India 6
8 Dena Bank 1
9 HDFC Bank 1
10 ICICI Bank Limited 1
11 IDBI Bank 1
12 Indian Bank 1
13 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 1
14 Punjab National Bank 1
15 State Bank Of India 40
16 Syndicate Bank 1
17 Union Bank Of India 1
18 United Bank Of India 1