Mahuda is a census town in Baghmara CD Block in Dhanbad subdivision of Dhanbad district in the Indian state of Jharkhand....

Census Town
Mahuda is located in Jharkhand
Location in Jharkhand, India
Mahuda is located in India
Mahuda (India)
Coordinates: 23°45′N 86°16′E / 23.75°N 86.27°ECoordinates: 23°45′N 86°16′E / 23.75°N 86.27°E
Country India
 • Total6,938
 • OfficialHindi, Urdu
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
828305 (Mahuda)
Telephone/ STD code0326

Police station

Mahuda police station serves Baghmara CD Block.[1]


As per the 2011 Census of India, Mahuda had a total population of 5,196 of which 2,813 (54%) were males and 2,383 (46%) were females. Population below 6 years was 643. The total number of literates in Mahuda was 3,628 (79.68% of the population over 6 years).[2]


This Place is having 24*7 mobility of Passengers through Road and Railways. Mahuda is beside National Highway 18 old number NH32. This Bus Service is available frequently for Dhanbad, Bokaro, Ranchi, Kolkata Jamshedpur. Dhanbad is only 19 km away from here from where all big cities are connected through Rail, Road. Mahuda Junction railway station is considered to be 3rd big Station and substitution station for after Dhanbad Junction railway station, Gomoh There is a station at Mahuda named Mahuda Junction railway station on the Adra-Gomoh branch line passes through this block.[3]

Mahuda Junction Railway Station is 500m away on a left turn exactly near BCCL Area Office on Dhanbad - Bokaro Road.[4]


  1. ^ "Dhanbad – Welcome to the Coal Capital of India". Administrative Structure of Dhanbad District – List of Thana and Outpost of Dhanbad Outpost. Jharkhand Government. Retrieved 15 October 2017.
  2. ^ "2011 Census C.D. Block Wise Primary Census Abstract Data(PCA)". Jharkhand – District-wise CD Blocks. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 15 October 2017.
  3. ^ "58603 Kharagpur-Gomoh Passenger". Time Table. Indiarailinfo. Retrieved 15 October 2017.
  4. ^ Google Maps
Baghmara (community development block)

Baghmara is a community development block that forms an administrative division in Dhanbad district, Jharkhand state, India.

Chandrapura Junction railway station

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DAV Public School, Mahuda

D.A.V Public School, Mahuda, or DAV Mahuda, was established on July 12, 1993 at Mahuda Area of Dhanbad district as an English medium co-educational school affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi, India. The school is run by the DAV College Managing Committee, New Delhi, a non-profit making society.

Dhanbad (Lok Sabha constituency)

Dhanbad Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 14 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Jharkhand state in eastern India. This constituency covers parts of Bokaro and Dhanbad districts.

Dhanbad Junction railway station

Dhanbad Junction Railway Station, station code DHN, is a railway station of the Indian railway serving the city of Dhanbad, the headquarters of Dhanbad district in the Indian state of Jharkhand. It is the largest railway station in Jharkhand, handling over 100 trains and 100,000+ passengers every day. Dhanbad is also the headquarters of the Dhanbad Rail Division of the East Central Railway zone. Grand Chord rail-line that connects Howrah and New Delhi passes through Dhanbad junction. Dhanbad is located at 23°47′32″N 86°25′42″E. It has an elevation of 235 metres (771 ft).

One of the largest and busiest railway junctions, it is arguably the most important station on the Grand Chord. In fact Dhanbad is the junction at which the Grand Chord really diverges from the CIC section. CIC rail line starts from Dhanbad and ends at Singrauli in Madhya Pradesh. Besides the CIC section there was a direct line to Ranchi which goes through Bokaro and Chandrapura. Most trains bound for Ranchi take this route. Dhanbad has a rail connectivity with the other major parts of the country such as Kolkata, Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Kochi, Indore, Bhopal, Gwalior, Jabalpur, Jaipur, Nagpur, Pune, Guwahati, Jamshedpur, Daltonganj etc. Another rail line passing through the district, starts at Kharagpur and ends at Gomoh, this rail line comes under South Eastern Railway. Dhanbad is connected with most of the states through rail network. Every train passing through Dhanbad has a stop here.This Station is facing a serious problem of connectivity. And losing its importance after closure of Dhanbad-Chandrapura rail line. Platform 6-7 is fading away now. but Mahuda Junction is just 19 km by road become the substitution for Dhanbad and nearby places for different trains after closure of Chandrapura Dhanbad line.

There used to be another railway line from Dhanbad connecting it to Jharia and Pathardih. The line used to intersect the CIC section, requiring a Diamond Crossing. Now that the line has been dis-mantled, the Diamond Crossing is no longer operational.

Previously when there were much less trains from Ranchi and adjoining areas, Dhanbad along with Tatanagar railway station served as the main railway stations for the entire state of Jharkhand.

Dhanbad–Chandrapura line

It was initially started as Dhanbad Katras rail line and was extended upto Chandrapura in 1930. The first train in this route ran from Dhanbad to Katrasgarh.Dhanbad–Chandrapura line was a railway passing through Railways in Jharia Coalfield lying between the Dhanbad line on the north and the Chandrapura in the south.

The rail line was laid late nineteenth century by extending the Grand Chord to Katrasgarh via Dhanbad in 1894. This line was opened in 1930.

The Netaji SC Bose Gomoh-Chandrapura-Dhanbad sector was electrified in 1986–87.

The line closed due to a mine fire had reached tracks, thus making it unsafe for use. The railway also suspended good traffic on the line which has nine loading side of Bharat Coking Coal Limited.

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Gayatri Gyan Mandir, Mahuda

Gayatri Gyan Mandir is a Hindu temple located at Washery Colony, near Mahuda Junction railway station, Mahuda, Dhanbad, Jharkhand, India. Here the goddess Gayatri is worshipped. It is a temple located in Baghmara census town in Dhanbad. The temple campus is located near Mahuda Bazaar. Mahadeo Mandir is also nearest to it.

Giridih district

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Gola (community development block)

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Mahuda Junction railway station

Mahuda Junction railway station is a railway station near NH 18 previously NH32, Mahuda Bazaar in Dhanbad district, Jharkhand state. It is operated by South Eastern Railway Adra division. Its code is MHQ. It is one of cleanest stations of Dhanbad despite its use for coal transportation. It is nearest to the Katras Baghmara and Dhanbad as it became the other substitute station for Dhanbad Junction. Ii is just 19 km from the area main junction. It is nearest to Bokaro Steel City. It is a good location both for Bokaro and Dhanbad. The important train is Nandan Kanan exp (ndls-puri). It is mainly in function for Washeries i.e. Mahuda, Moonidih .

The direct trains for major city like Ranchi, Rourkela, Nagpur, Kharagpur, Howrah, New Delhi, Kanpur, Fatehpur, Allahabad, Puri, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Surat, Bokaro, Adra, Gaya, Mughalsarai, Asansol, Malda

Mandu (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

Mandu (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is an assembly constituency in the Indian state of Jharkhand.


Moonidih is a village in Dhanbad district in the Indian state of Jharkhand

National Highway 18 (India)

National Highway 18 (NH 18)(combination of old NH 32, NH 33 and NH 5) is a National Highway in India. It originates from Gobindpur, Dhanbad and terminates at Balasore, Odisha. It passes through Dhanbad city, Mahuda, Chas, Purulia, Balrampur, Jamshedpur, Ghatshila, Baharagora, Baripada and Balasore. It was earlier NH32 but it got changed in 2012.

North Chotanagpur division

North Chotanagpur division is one of the five divisions in the Indian state of Jharkhand.

The division comprises the following districts: Bokaro district, Chatra district, Dhanbad district, Giridih district, Hazaribagh district, Koderma district and Ramgarh district. It was earlier part of Chota Nagpur Division.

Railways in Jharia Coalfield

Jharia Coalfield has a series of railway lines covering the region lying between the Grand Chord line on the north and the Damodar in the south.

Rani Sati Mandir Mahuda

Rani Sati Mandir is located at Mahuda area in Dhanbad District. It is a famous temple in this area.

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