Jamshedpur Steel City of India:
Jamshedpur the name of the city known to everyone as the industrial city of India. The city was established in 1908 by the efforts of Parsi industrialist Jamshedji Tata. The Steel City also often known as the Pittsburgh of India. Jamshedpur constructed on the perfect planning and is still maintaining and managed in an admirable way. Dolma hills surrounded the city and kept the green covering.
Industries in Jamshedpur
The surrounded city located with limestone quarries, magnesite, and iron and coal deposits. The first gigantic factory Tata Iron and Steel Company(TISCO) established in 1912. TELCO another industrial unit, which produces locomotives. The famous National Metallurgical Research Laboratory also located in this city. The tourists can also visit some of the industrial units to know some knowledge about ‘how the manufacturing units are working here’.
Tourist Attractions in Jamshedpur:
Jamshedpur is the place to the tourists to know not only about the knowledge of industries but also enjoy a lot by roaming around the city. Especially the Damodar Valley Project attracts a lot and gives a lot of enjoying to the tourists. The city also spread with the lakes, rivers and the Dolma hills. Here the pollution is heavy but the greenery purifies most of the air pollution. Dimna Lake and Jubilee Park also make a lot of fun to the tourists. Especially Tata Steel Zoological Park one of the most attractive part to the tourists.
Damodar Valley Project
Damodar Valley Project is also another tourist attraction place. The project reserves the flood water of the Damodar River. The reservoir is also using to produce power and irrigation purposes. From this project, Bihar and West Bengal states are getting water for their purposes.
Dimna Lake in Jamshedpur:
Dimna Lake seems very beautiful. Tata Steel has constructed this lake for water to its plant and to the city also. It is an artificial reservoir and the main sources of the city’s drinking water. The place is located about 13 km from the city and a popular tourist spot.
Tata Steel Zoological Park
The park houses have a variety of flora and fauna in their natural habitat. Many varieties of migratory birds visit this place every year during the winters and bird lovers visit this place in large during the winter season. The park has also beautiful lakes and boat house restaurants.
Dalma Wildlife Sanctuary:
Dalma Wildlife Sanctuary, one of the best Sanctuaries in India, situated in Dalma mountain ranges and occupied 193 sq. Km. Here we can see the deer, sloth bear, leopard and tigers in their natural habitat. The Sanctuary inaugurated in 1975 by late Sanjay Gandhi. This is the place for the devotees also, here on the top of the hill a temple of Lord Shiva is situated and crowded with devotees during Shivaratri.
How to reach the place:
By Air: The nearest airport is located in Patna.
By Rail: Tatanagar railway station is connected with many major railway junctions in India.
By Road: There is Road connectivity to Jamshedpur from every major city like Dhanbad, Patna and other cities.