Ranibandh is located at 22° 52′ 0″ North, 86° 47′ 0″ East and 65 km South from Dist. HQ. Ranibandh Police Station has a jurisdiction over an area of 63177.02 Acres having population 73,188 with 6 G.B.This police station is under Khatra Sub-Division and sharing border with Khatra and Barikul P.Ss of this district. Ranibandh is the only town and market of this area. There is six (6) Gram Panchayets in this juridiction.Set in sylvan surroundings, Ranibandh in south Bankura is a forest area spread over a dozen hills. Shaal, mahua, shishu, kendu, palash and arjun trees fill the landscape. Tribal settlements dot the area. A top a nearby hill is the idol of the God worshipped by the tribals. The view of the Kangsabati River from the hilltop is breathtaking.