Deori block

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Community development block
Nickname(s): Deori
Deori is located in Jharkhand
Deori is located in India
Location in Jharkhand, India
Coordinates: 24°30′36″N 86°11′33″E / 24.51000°N 86.19250°E / 24.51000; 86.19250Coordinates: 24°30′36″N 86°11′33″E / 24.51000°N 86.19250°E / 24.51000; 86.19250
Country  India
State Jharkhand
District Giridih
 • Type Community development block
Population (2011)
 • Total 182,527
 • Official Hindi, Santali
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration JH

Deori block is a community development block that forms an administrative division in Khuri Mahua subdivision[1] of Giridih district in the Indian state of Jharkhand.


Deori is located at 24°30′36″N 86°11′33″E / 24.51000°N 86.19250°E / 24.51000; 86.19250.

Deori CD Block covers an area of 42,351.29 hectares (104,652.3 acres), out of which 9,354.23 hectares (23,114.8 acres) was forest area.[2]

Panchayats in Deori CD Block are:Khatori, Jamkhukharo, Chiknadih, Manikbad, Bairiya, Barwabad, Salaiyadih (Khorodih), Marudih, Harladih, Dhengadih, Sikrudih, Tilakdih, Bhelwaghati, Guniyathar, Ghaskaridih, Ghose, Jamdiha, Asko, Nekpur, Parsatand, Bedodih, Hariyadih, Chahal, Chatro, Gadidighi, Bansdih and Kosogondo Dighi.[2]

River in Deori CD Block: Kunda.[2]


As per 2011 Census of India Deori CD Block had a total population of 182,527, all of which were rural. There were 94,686 males and 87,841 females. Scheduled Castes numbered 28,118 and Scheduled Tribes numbered 22,540.[3]


As of 2011 census, the total number of literates in Deori CD Block was 93,433 out of which 60,145 were males and 33,188 were females.[3]


Deori CD Block is home to mica mines.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Jharkhand gets five new sub-divisions". HT Ranchi. Hindustan Times, 4 March 2014. Retrieved 6 October 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c d "Giridih". Deori. District Administration, Giridih. Retrieved 8 November 2015. 
  3. ^ a b "C.D. Block Wise Primary Census Abstract Data(PCA)". Jharkhand – District-wise CD Blocks. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 8 November 2015.