Patan is a Sub-District (Tehsil/Block/Mandal) in the Palamu District of Jharkhand. As par Census 2011 information the sub-district code of Patan is 02626. There are about 20 sub-districts in Palamu and Patan is one of them. Bishrampur, Chainpur, Chhatarpur, Haidernagar, Hariharganj, Hussainabad, Manatu, Medininagar, Mohammad Ganj, Nawa Bazar, Nawadiha Bazar Nawadiha, Nilambar Pitambarpur, Padwa, Pandu, Panki, Pipra, Satbarwa, Tarhasi, Untari Road etc. are other sub-districts in Palamu.There are about 147 villages in Patan sub-district, which you can browse from villages list.