Chainpur block, Gumla

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Chainpur
Community development block
Country India
StateJharkhand
DistrictGumla
Government
 • Typejharkhand govt.
Population
 (1991)
 • Total44,573
Languages
 • OfficialHindi, Kurukh
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Vehicle registrationJH
Websitegumla.nic.in

Chainpur block, one of the eleven administrative blocks of Gumla district, Jharkhand state, India, has a population (1991 census) of 44,573. The block comprises eighty-three villages.Lies bordered with Chhattisgarh, also is on the way to reach Tanginath Shrine. Lies within it are many historical places like Raja Dera and similars.

Satue of Paramveer Albert Ekka.jpg

Lance Naik Albert Ekka, Param Vir Chakra, was born in village Jari of Chainpur Block.

Coordinates: 23°21′46″N 85°20′09″E / 23.3628°N 85.3358°E / 23.3628; 85.3358