The newly created Khunti district, earlier a sub-division of Ranchi district was carved out of Ranchi district and created on 12.9.07 as the 23rd district of Jharkhand. Part of the South Chotanapur Commissionary, Khunti is a very new district, established on 12th September 2007. Khunti is a district with 6 Blocks, and is 40 Km. from South of the state capital, Ranchi.

At a Glance

  • Area:  2611 Sq. Km
  • Population:  5,31,885
  • Density: 215 per sq. kms
  • Literacy: 64.51%
  • Language:Nagpuri, Mundari
  • Villages:756
  • Male:2,67,525
  • Female:2,64,360

DC Khunti

Khunti DC
Shri. Suraj Kumar I.A.S.