Dhanbad is a city in the state of Jharkhand, and is also known as the ‘Coal Capital of India’. Dhanbad is the 79th fastest growing city in World. According to the 2011 census, it is among the 35 cities of India with a population of more than one million. Among the Rail Divisions of Indian Railway, Dhanbad Rail Division is the second largest in terms of revenue generation after Mumbai division.
Apart from coal mines and industrial establishments, the city has some popular tourist spots also such as Chark- khurd - hot water spring, Birsa Munda Park, Gopalpur - historical site and Bhatinda Falls.