Ranchi - the Capital City
Ranchi is the capital of the state of Jharkhand and is primarily the political hub of the state. From business point of view, it is the trading and mining hub of the state of Jharkhand. It is city with very good climate and provides for adequate infrastructure and other services to enable comfortable living.
Ranchi is situated in the heart of Chhotanagpur at an altitude of 2,140 ft above sea level. Ranchi is well known for its scenic attractions, water falls, barren rocks and hillocks. It has a number of industrial complexes which are very important in the industrial life of the country.
While on one hand, beautiful and exciting water falls are scattered around this town, on the other hand, huge industries are also to be seen here which do attract visitors. There are many scenic attraction in and around Ranchi which hold tourists for days together. It is also an important place for the study of tribal ways of life. It offers an ideal opportunity to those interested in Anthropology. Jharkhand Tribal Research Institute and Museum is well worth a visit for those seeking to know more about the tribes of Jharkhand. And above all, it is the central point of Chhotanagpur which one can not miss to visit. Due to its good climate, people of jharkhand and nearby states prefer to settle down in this city.
Ranchi is well connected by rail, road and air to all major towns and cities of India. The Birsa Munda Airport directly connects Ranchi to Patna, Kolkata, New Delhi, Mumbai and several other cities. There are regular bus services also available from Ranchi to all important places of the State.