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Mahuda is a town and a Railway station in the Dhanbad district of Jharkhand State of India.


Mahuda is a village cum town in Baghmara Tehsil in Dhanbad District in Jharkhand State . Mahuda is 13 km far from its Tehsil Main Town Baghmara . Mahuda is located at distance of 19.2 km from Jharia and 19 km distance from its District Main City Dhanbad.[1][2]


Mahuda is in famous Jharia coal mining belt and has collieries and also a coal washery belonging to Bharat Coking Coal Limited, which forms the back bone of economy of the town and surrounding areas.

Mahuda also has a Railway station originally built for coal mining purpose managed by South Eastern Railway. The station code in MHQ. Mahuda is located on one end of Chota Nagpur Plateau.

Educational institutions[edit]

Mahuda also has several schools and collage also. Name of some prominent ones are :-

  1. Ravi Mahato Smarak High School, Mahuda, Dhanbad
  2. DAV Public School, Mahuda
  3. Mahuda College, Mahuda, Dhanbad
  4. Ravi Mahato Smarak Teacher's Training (B.Ed) College, Mahuda (Dhanbad)


Coordinates: 23°44′53″N 86°16′08″E / 23.748°N 86.269°E / 23.748; 86.269