Inauguration of "SARKAR AAPKE DWAR" Programme by Hon'ble Chief Minister of Jharkhand at Sarju Latehar

Independance Day'2017

Celebration of Independance Day in Latehar District

Kamaldah Talab

It is located in Betla National Park and is famous for its Lotus flowers

Betla National Park

It is a national park located in Latehar. It is the finest parks observing a variety of wild life...


It is a popular hill station in Latehar and is referred as "The Queen of Chotanagpur".

Netarhat Vidyalaya

The school is situated in Netarhat, Latehar, far away from disturbed and busy life of town, and is very close to lap of nature surrounded by Sal trees on a hill top

Lodh Falls

It is a waterfall in a mid forest of Latehar and is the highest waterfall in Jharkhand

Palamu Forts

These are two ruined forts located deep in the forest of Latehar distinguished by the name Purana Kila and Naya Kila

Upper Ghaghri Falls

It is located 4 kilometres from Netarhat in Latehar district

Maa Nagar Bhagwati Mandir

The mandir is located in Nagar village of Chandwa block in Latehar district

Cave of Tubed

The cave is located in Tubed village of Latehar block

Mirchaiya Falls

Mirchaiya falls is located in Garu block of Latehar district

Netarhat Dam

It is Located in the Netarhat in Latehar district

Welcome to Latehar District

Latehar district has been created on 4th April 2001. Previously, it was a subdivision of old Palamau district of Jharkhand State. It is part of Palamu Division. The geographic location of Latehar district stands at between 84deg. 31 min. East latitude 23 deg. 44.4 sec north latitude. The geogrophical area of the district is 3651.59 square kilometers. There are two subdivisions (Latehar and Mahuadanr) and 9 (Nine) Development Blocks, namely Latehar, Chandwa, Balumath, Bariyatu, Herhanj, Manika, Barwadih, Garu and Mahuadanr in the district within which distantly located villages are scattered amidst the dense forest, hilly terrains and agricultural fields. The number of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes is predominantly high here and Latehar comes under Tribal Sub Plan Area.



This section gives a brief idea about the District Administration.


Important Sectors

This section pertains to various sectors of the District, and provides related information.



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