About Bundu

Bundu is a Nagar Panchayat town in Ranchi District. It is located on National Highway No 33 - between Ranchi and Jamshedpur City. Bundu is also one of the two sub divisions of Ranchi District, the other being Ranchi sub-division. This small town is immensely beautiful, as nature has showered it with bounty of scenic landscapes. In fact one of the most beautiful waterfalls of Jharkhand state is located very near to Bundu town, which is obviously one of the major tourist attractions of this town. Below is a complete profile of Bundu, wherein we’ve explored all the important aspect of this small town.

About Bundu
Sun Temple

Administration in Bundu

The most important local administrative body is local Nagar Panchayat. There are total 11 wards in Bundu Nagar Panchayat. These 11 wards are supervised by chairman and vice chairman, who are directly elected by ward representatives. As is the case with all other municipal councils or corporations, ward representatives of Bundu Nagar Panchayat are also entrusted with the responsibility of looking after their wards.Besides Bundu Nagar Panchayat, Ranchi District Collector and many local administrators working under him also bear influence on day-to-day administration of Bundu town. Names and contact information’s of all the important local administrators have been given below.

Bundu Nagar Panchayat Chairman: Shree Alindar Oraon – 9534040713
Bundu Nagar Panchayat Vice Chairman - 9835382821
Ranchi District Collector: Manoj Kumar - 2208151, 2360120
Bundu Sub Divisional Officer: Sandeep Singh - 06530-255200
Bundu Block Divisional Officer: Md Salman Jafar Khijri - 7783034211

Tourist Attractions in Bundu

Bundu boost two must see tourist destinations. One is a temple that is indeed very unique looking and other is a waterfall that is considered amongst the most beautiful waterfalls of Jharkhand state. Below is more information about these two tourist spots.

Surya Temple: Located on highway no 33 (Ranchi –Jameshdpur Highway), this newly constructed Sun temple boosts a huge chariot shape, with 18 richly decorated wheels (9 on each side) and 7 life- like white horses standing on front of the temple. Thanks to its marvelous architecture, today this temple is surely one of the most unique temples found in Jharkhand state. And not to mention that temple is set in the midst of immense lush greenery. Besides, the temple is even more beautiful from inside, where after you enter your heart and mind will blossom in spiritual peace and serenity. Over all, Bundu’s Surya Mandir is surely worth visiting. Because its unique architecture and surrounding serenity will definitely leave you enchanted.

Dassam Falls: This is an immensely beautiful waterfall located near Taimara village, just few kilometers away from Bundu town. For its scenic and idyllic beauty, this waterfall has always enjoyed immense popularity amongst locals and visiting tourists alike. This waterfall is actually part of Kanchi River, one of the tributaries of famous Subarnarekha River. The total height of water fall is 44 meters and water is absolutely clean and pure. It goes without saying that most people that do come here ending up enjoying or taking bathing under the water fall. Locals and tourists are especially attracted to this waterfall during monsoon season, as owing to monsoon rainfalls the waterfall really comes on its own and looks immensely beautiful.

Safety and Security in Bundu

Bundu comes under red corridor region. Red corridor regions are those regions that face considerable naxal insurgency problems. Bundu region’s naxalism problem, however, has never ever blown out of proportion and as such the problem is mainly restricted to areas that are close to forest areas. This is to say that main urban area of Bundu town has largely been free from Naxal problem. Aside from Naxalism problem, Bundu town does not face threat any other kind of organized crime. Stray pity crimes though do occur, which are duly dealt by local police authorities.

Bundu Police Station: 06530-222001
Tamar Police Station:
06530-272472
Supritendent of Police ,Rural (Ranchi District): 2200238/2491885

Banking Services in Bundu

Owing to its interior location Bundu town doesn’t exactly have a very robust banking service. However, few prominent public sector banks have been operating their branches here for many years now. The presence of these few prominent banks is indeed making world of difference to locals. Because apart from offering standard banking services, they are also offering all modern banking services like NEFT transaction, net banking, flexible saving/current accounts and many other modern banking services that are generally available in urban or first tier cities.

Bank of India
Address: N.H. – 33, AT & PO – Bundu
IFSC Code: BKID0004911
Phone no: 06530-222229

Canara Bank
Address: Canara Bank First Floor, Subhash Chowk, Main Market, Bundu, Dist :- Ranchi
IFSC Code: CNRB0004896
Phone no: 0651 2480812

Bank Of Baroda
Address: Bundu College, NH 33, PO Bundu, Dist Ranchi, Jharkhand 835204
Phone no: 1800223344

Important Facts and Figures

Country: India
State: Jharkhand
District: Ranchi
Population: 21,054 – 2011 census
Geographical Location: 23.18°N 85.58°E
Elevation: 337 m (1,106 ft)
Official languages: Hindi, Panchpargania, Bangali
Pin code: 835204
STD Code: 06530


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