A Brief Description
Godda came into existence as fifty fifth district of undivided Bihar on may 25, 1983 and became the 18th district of Jharkhand State that emerged on November 15, 2000. Prior to its upgradation to the status of a district it was a Sub-Division of Santhal Pargana district since 1855. In absence of basic infra-structure the district is still undeveloped .
Godda district falls under Santhal Pargana Division and has one Sub-Division Godda and eight blocks - Boarijore , Godda, Mahagama, Meharama, Pathargama, Poraiyahat, Sunderpahari and Thakurgangti . It has one single town and 2304 villages falling under 172 Panchayats . Out of the 2304 villages 1622 are chiragi and 682 be- chiragi. The municipal area also covers up 7 chiragi revenue villages besides the urban area . The administrative headquarters of the District is Godda. Total of 1206 revenue villages are Pradhani villages
Tender of Dist. Planing Section, Godda(Updated)
Tender of Dist. Development Section, Godda(Updated)
ST Merit List of DWO