Palamu is a district in Jharkhand state of India.


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Palamu District

Palamu is one of the 24 districts of Jharkhand, spread in an area of 4393 square kilometers. It is divided into 21 Subdivisions and 21 blocks. As on 24th June 2024, the current population of Palamu district is 23.59 lakhs, which includes urban population of 2.75 lakhs and rural population of 20.84 lakhs. The sex ratio of district is 928 females per 1000 males. There are 4.36 lakhs houses in the district which means every household has around 5 members. There are around 3.3 lakhs teenagers in district. It has literacy rate of 53% which means around 12.46 lakhs persons can read and write. The district has working population of 8.67 lakhs. Total 6.52 lakhs people belonging to scheduled caste and 2.2 lakhs scheduled tribe people live in the district.

Subdivisions in Palamu district

Palamu district has total 21 Subdivision.

Blocks in Palamu district

Palamu district has total 21 blocks.

Palamu Zilla Panchayat

Prabha Devi is the President (Adhyaksha) of Zilla Panchayat Palamu, who can be contacted at email address and mobile number 95047xxx57. The office landline number is 06562-22**68. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is Sekhar Jamuar , who can be reached at email address and mobile number 70046xxx30. The office address is Zila Parishad Office, Court Compound, Medininagar Palamu, Pincode - 822101. You can reach there by taking a bus till Daltonganj bus stop which is less than a km away. Palamu Zilla Panchayat consists of total 21 Panchayat Samiti.

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