Bishunpur

Bishunpur block is situated at about 70 KM from district headquarter Gumla. It is surrounded by Ghaghra Block at its East, Palamu District at the north- west, and Chainpur Block at its south. The most primitive schedule tribes ASUR ,BRIJIYA, KORWA & BIRHOR reside here. Agriculture is the chief occupation of this block. Farmers depend on Monsoon for irrigation. So only KHARIF crops are cultivated. This Block have many Bauxite Mines. Panch Pandav Pahar which has importance of Tourism is situated at 3 KM from block headquarter. Neterhat which is known for its sunrise & sunset is just 20 K.M. far from Bishunpur headquarter.

Bishunpur Block
Title Value
Total Number of Panchayat 10
Total Number of Villages 68
Total Number of Primary Schools 52
Total Number of Middle Schools 30
Total Number of High Schools 11
Total Number of College 00
Total Population 62319
Total Population of Male 31506
Total Population of Female 30813
Total Population of SC 1021
Total Population of ST 56052
Total number of Literate Male 18343
Total number of Literate Female 12078
Total number of CSC 14
Total number of Bank
03
Total number of Government Hospital
00
Total number of CHC
01
Total number of PHC
01
Total number of HSC
18
Total number of ATM
01
Total number of Post Office
13
Total number of Thana
02
Total number of PDS
39
Total number of Petrol Pumps
01
Total number of Anganwadi
136