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Formation of Dhanbad District

Dhanbad was originally a part of Manbhum District which was first in Bengal and then in 1911 it was separated from Bengal and became a part of Bihar-Orissa province. H. Coupland, I.C.S. Published the first District Gazetteer for Manbhum in … Continue reading

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History of Manbhum

INTRODUCTION : There was a District called MANBHUM District in the Eastern Part of India during British Raj. To know the history of erstwhile MANBHUM district we have to go back to the Mughal era. During the regime of Akbar, … Continue reading

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