Pakur District of Jharkhand was carved out from Sahibganj District and is spread over 1806 sq. km with its coordinates at 24°38’N latitude and 87°51’E longitude.
With a population of 701, 664, the economy of Pakur is dependent on the few small-scale stone chip, lac and bidi industries. The district is also well known for its stone industries.
The quaint tribal villages, pretty as a picture and the meandering rivers in the sun kissed terrains make Pakur the ideal weekend getaway for those looking for a break from routine monotony.