RAKAB FOREST

Keshargarh is famous for Rakab Forest which was known to be the Forest of 16 cross and which was the Hunting place of Kashipur. Maharaja Keshgarh is famous for his fight against British Rulers and looted the Purulia Treasury. Fort is still lying in a dilapidated condition with other remnants of period attracts tourists. A mela is held named as Milmoni Mela. He was hanged to death by the British rulers. The place is nearly 35Km. from Purulia Town.