This district of Bokaro was created on 1st April, 1991 by taking out Chas and
Chandankiyari C.D. It is one of the highly industrialized coal belt district in Jharkhand.
Blocks of Dhanbad district and the entire Bermo Subdivision of Giridih district and
then merging them to form a new district. Bokaro district is bounded on the East by
Dhanbad district and some portion of West Bengal State, on the West by Ramgarh
district, on the South by Purulia district of West Bengal and on the North by parts of
Giridih, Hazaribag and Dhanbad districts.
The district extends between 23026” to 23057” North latitude and 85034” to
86026” East latitude. The district is located at an elevation of 200-546 m from Mean
Sea Level (MSL). It falls under survey of India Topographical Sheet Nos. 73 E/9, E/10,
E/13, E/14, 73 I/1, I/2, I/5 and I/6.
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