Dahijor JAP Camp Deoghar

The Camp of Jharkhand Auxiliary Police, (JAP 5) is located at the Deoghar Dumka Road. It is also called Dahijor Camp. There is a beautiful Shiva temple (Shakti Nath Mandir) in front its main gate and plenty of sports facilities, such as football, basketball, handball, hockey, kabaddi and volleyball.

It is situated on Deoghar Dumka Road at Dahijor under Mohanpur P.S of Deoghar District. The 5th JAP Battalion; erstwhile Bihar Military Police (BMP) 15 was founded in 1975.Earlier the place was in the form of an agricultural farm area and this place was earlier being used as the refugee camp for the people coming from Bangladesh after the 1971 war.

See Also: Deoghar Travel Guide

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