Jasidih

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Jasidih
Jasidih Junction
Nickname(s): 
Satellite Town of Deoghar
Jasidih is located in Jharkhand
Jasidih
Jasidih
Location in Jharkhand, India
Jasidih is located in India
Jasidih
Jasidih
Jasidih (India)
Coordinates: 24°31′19″N 86°38′52″E / 24.5220°N 86.6477°E / 24.5220; 86.6477Coordinates: 24°31′19″N 86°38′52″E / 24.5220°N 86.6477°E / 24.5220; 86.6477
Country India
StateJharkhand
DistrictDeoghar
Elevation
260 m (850 ft)
Population
 (2001)
 • Total14,129
Languages
 • OfficialHindi, Santali
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Vehicle registrationJH-15
Lok Sabha constituencyGodda
Vidhan Sabha constituencyDeoghar

Jasidih is a satellite town of Deoghar in Deoghar district in the Indian state of Jharkhand. This town's railway station connects Deoghar to other cities.

Geography[edit]

Jasidih is a Hill Station located at 20°N 89°E / 20°N 89°E / 20; 89.[1] It has an average elevation of 260 metres (853 feet). Its nearby villages are Rohini, Kushmaha, Tabhaghat and others.

Demographics[edit]

As of 15 September 2017 India census,[2] Jasidih had a population of 14,129. Males constitute 60% of the population and females 40%. Jasidih has an average literacy rate of 71.5%, lower than the national average of 74.5%.In Jasidih, 20% of the population is below 20 years of age.

Transportation[edit]

Railway[edit]

Jasidih is located on the Howrah-Delhi main line. Jasidih was ranked as one of the cleanest railway station in India. It is well connected with foot over bridges and Google Wifi. There are frequent local trains from Jasidih to Deoghar. There also exists auto rickshaw and car service from Jasidih station.

Road[edit]

Jasidih is also well connected by road to neighboring including Jamui, Banka, Bhagalpur, Dumka, Giridih, Godda and Dhanbad.

Places of interest[edit]

Visitors' attractions[edit]

  1. Arogya Bhawan (Near Janardan's Colony)
  2. Taj Mahal painting
  3. Gayatri Mandir
  4. Rohini Park Rohini
  5. River View
  6. Haldigram
  7. Digariya Pahad
  8. Anukul Thakur Ashram Manikpur
  9. Pagla Baba Mandir (Balanand Ashram)

Market[edit]

Jasidih has a good market area. This market serves as the destination for food and other goods for many tourist who visit Deoghar.

Institutions[edit]

Birla Institute Of Technology, Deoghar is one of the extension centers of BIT Mesra, Ranchi and is located at Jasidih.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Jasidih
  2. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 16 June 2004. Retrieved 1 November 2008.