West Singhbhum is the southernmost district of Jharkhand. It came into existence a couple years ago as a result of the old district of Singhbhum.
Rail: The Bombay-Howrah line of railways passes from this place.
The Temple of Mahadev Sal: The famous temple of the Mahadev Sal (Lord Shiva) is located near Goelkera deep inside the forest. A very beautiful temple of the Lord Shiva has been built here which later on famed as the Mahadev Sal. In the month of Shravan every year a large number of pilgrims from every nook and corner of the country come to worship and offer their respect to the Lord Shiva. Every passenger and Express trains stop at this place in the month of Shravan.