Gumla

Gumla block is situated at about 96 km from Ranchi Commissionary of Jharkhand state. It has been established on 25 May 1956. Gumla block was introduced in SAMUDAYIK VIKAS PRAKRAM -I on 01.04.1963 and on 01.14.1967 it came under UTTAR PRAKRAM �II. In this block GAHAN KRISHI KARYAKRAM has been started on 01.04.1963. PANCHAYAT SAMITI has been established on 02.10.1964. Gumla block is surrounded by forests and Mountains ANJAN DHAM is situated in Anjan village which is the birth place of GOD HANUMAN. It is 8 km north west of Gumla block. Industry on small scale is based on forest produce such as Tamarind (Imli), Lac(LAH) Karanj seeds, Chiraunji & Bamboo. It is tribes dominated block. Beside agriculture Villagers also depend on Pisciculture & Sericulture for their economy. One can get best quality of SILK SARI from AROUSE, GUMLA.

Gumla Block
Title Value
Total Number of Panchayat 25
Total Number of Villages 108
Total Number of Primary Schools 125
Total Number of Middle Schools 65
Total Number of High Schools 13
Total Number of College 01
Total Population 162356
Total Population of Male 81665
Total Population of Female 80691
Total Population of SC 6235
Total Population of ST 104379
Total number of Literate Male 51425
Total number of Literate Female 37634
Total Number of CSC 103
Total Number of Bank Branches 30
Total Number of Government Hospital 01
Total Number of CHC 01
Total Number of PHC 02
Total Number of HSC 30
Total Number of ATM 22
Total Number of Post Office 27
Total Number of Thana 01
Total Number of PDS 124
Total Number of Petrol Pumps 07
Total Number of Anganwadi 243
Total Number of Tourist Places 01 (Anjan Dham)