It is a fine blend of diverse cultures and religions of India. The strong history and is preserved well in its modern locale. Midnapore district was a district of the state of West Bengal, it was divided into the Purba Medinipur District and the Paschim Medinipur District. Purba Medinipur District or East Midnapore District is the southernmost district of Burdwan division. The headquarters is located at Tamluk. Its popular attractions included Shankarpur, Muktidham, Kurumbera, Garbeta, Digha, Haldia, Junput, etc. Paschim Medinipur district or West Midnapore district is among one of the biggest districts of West Bengal. It is much enriched in archaeology. Pre-historic features of this region can be proved from its Stone Age evidences, which are collected from the river-beds of Subarnarekha, Kansavati and Tarapheni. Famous attractions here are Chandrakona, Jhargram Royal Palace, Deer Park, etc.