Ghaghra

Ghaghra block is situated at about 26 KM from district headquarter Gumla. It is surrounded by Sisai Block at its East, Bishunpur Block at the west, Lohardaga District at the North and Gumla Block at its southern border. Agriculture is the chief occupation of the villagers. They depend upon farming. There are many Dams and chekdams but are not in perfect position. Farmers depend on Monsoon for irrigation. So only KHARIF crops are cultivated. This Block have some Bauxite Mines. Dewaki Temple of GOD SHIVA is 3 KM far from block headquarter.

Ghaghra Block
Title Value
Total Number of Panchayat 18
Total Number of Villages 120
Total Number of Primary Schools 93
Total Number of Middle Schools 51
Total Number of High Schools 12
Total Number of College 01
Total Population 114399
Total Population of Male 57147
Total Population of Female 57252
Total Population of SC 2102
Total Population of ST 88805
Total number of Literate Male 31975
Total number of Literate Female 31840
Total number of CSC 30
Total number of Bank
04
Total number of Government Hospital
00
Total number of CHC
01
Total number of PHC
01
Total number of HSC 27
Total number of ATM
01
Total number of Post Office
11
Total number of Thana
01
Total number of PDS
86
Total number of Petrol Pumps
04
Total number of Anganbari
183