Bairgania

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Bairgania
बैरगानिया
Town
Bairgania is located in Bihar
Bairgania
Bairgania
Location in Bihar, India
Coordinates: 26°44′17″N 85°16′25″E / 26.73806°N 85.27361°E / 26.73806; 85.27361Coordinates: 26°44′17″N 85°16′25″E / 26.73806°N 85.27361°E / 26.73806; 85.27361
Country  India
State Bihar
District Sitamarhi
Population (2001)
 • Total 35,821
Languages
 • Official Maithili, Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Sheohar
Vidhan Sabha constituency Riga
Website

sitamarhi.bih.nic.in

bairganialive.webs.com

Bairgania is a town and a notified area in Sitamarhi district in the state of Bihar, India. It is one of the Blocks of Sitamarhi Districts.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Bairgania had a population of 34,821. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Bairgania has an average literacy rate of 43%, lower than the national average of 59.5%; with 66% of the males and 34% of females literate. 20% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Transport[edit]

Bairgania is on the Barauni–Gorakhpur, Raxaul and Jainagar lines. There is a border crossing to Gaur, Nepal with a customs checkpoint.
Bairgania is served by buses and trains From Patna via Sitamarhi.

Places To Visit[edit]

Patel Nagar Pond[edit]

This a very popular pond due to the Holy Festival Of Chath Puja .

Shivalya Mandir[edit]

This is an ancient temple of lord Shiva made up by the king of Sivhar.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.