During the time of British, the city was used to be the summer capital of Bihar.

This is because of its climate during winter season. Ranchi is also one of the oldest cities in Jharkhand.

  • Aquarium¬†and Ratu Palace are the sights which are also witness for the history of Ranchi.
  • Now Ranchi is developing its economy. And for this its parks, special economic zones and industrial areas are being developed.
  • Recently new sectors and modern areas are developed for the city's development.,Ranchi is also called 'City of Waterfalls'.

Ranchi has a hilly topography and its dense tropical forests a combination that produces a relatively moderate climate compared to the rest of the state.

However, due to the uncontrolled deforestation and development of the city, the average temperature has increased