Ekangarsarai

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Ekangar Sarai
Ekangar
town
Ekangar Sarai is located in Bihar
Ekangar Sarai
Ekangar Sarai
Location in Bihar, India
Coordinates: 25°13′0″N 85°14′0″E / 25.21667°N 85.23333°E / 25.21667; 85.23333Coordinates: 25°13′0″N 85°14′0″E / 25.21667°N 85.23333°E / 25.21667; 85.23333
Country  India
State Bihar
District Nalanda
Elevation 55 m (180 ft)
Population
 • Total 10,000
Languages
 • Official Magahi, Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 801301
Telephone code 06111
Coastline 0 kilometres (0 mi)
Nearest city Patna, Gaya, Rajgir
Literacy 80%
Lok Sabha constituency Hilsa
Climate humid (Köppen)
Avg. summer temperature 47 °C (117 °F)
Avg. winter temperature 20 °C (68 °F)

Ekangarsarai is a town in Nalanda district of Bihar state, India

Geography[edit]

It is located at 25°13′0″N 85°14′0″E / 25.21667°N 85.23333°E / 25.21667; 85.23333 at an elevation of 55 m above MSL.[1]

Location[edit]

National Highway 110 passes through Ekangarsarai.[2] Nearest airport is Patna Airport.

Economy[edit]

Banks

  • State Bank of India
  • Central Bank of India
  • Nalanda co-operative Bank
  • Madhya Bihar Gramin Bank
  • Punjab National Bank

As this city is located at the intersection of roads connecting Biharsharif (Hq. Nalanda)-Jehanabaad & Rajgir (Islampur)-Patna, it garners a lot of commercial attention. And as the railway line connecting to Fatwah (Patna) and Islampur is scheduled to expand up to Rajgir, it's going to prosper in every section. Land prices in the city is already soaring and land is almost out of reach from common man, Big investment is also falling in line in outskirts of the city. With civil infrastructure (Powergrid is already inaugurated) coming with accelerated pace (as this area has also significant political importance) it is bound to be quit comfortable place for peaceful living and business activity.

Education[edit]

Ekangarsarai is one of the best places for Education in Nalanda District of Bihar.This small town has produced a number of servicemen in various departments of Government of India.This town is having a great reputation in serving Govt. Sector and Private Sector.Students come here for study from nearby villages.Private.Swami Vivekananda Academy(S.V.N Academy), St. Mary's Academy and Vidya Jyoti School(principal - P.PATHAK) are very famous schools at Ekangarsarai.

Colleges[edit]

Lal Singh Tyagi Gramin Mahavidyalaya, Aungari Dham is located at outskirts of village Aungari, which is affiliated to Magadh University, Bodh Gaya. It offers Undergraduate & Postgraduate Programmes in different Science/Arts streams.

Schools[edit]

  • Swami Vivekananda Academy(S.V.N Academy)
  • Vidya Jyoti School
  • St. Mary's Academy
  • Central School
  • Central Public High School
  • Shree Sukdev Acaedmy (High School)
  • Modern English Academy
  • Middle School
  • Sri Staya Narayan Singh High School, Kundawapar
  • Middle School, Kundawapar

References[edit]

  1. ^ Map and weather of Ekangarsarai
  2. ^ Start and end points of National Highways

External links[edit]