Bhawanipur Jitpur (alsoBhawanipur Jeetpur, JitpurorJeetpur) (Nepali: भवानीपुर जितपुर, भवानीपुर जीतपुर, जितपुरorजीतपुर) is a town in Bara District in the Narayani Zone of south-eastern Nepal. It lies in the Central Development Region. It is situated about 5 km south to Simara and about 17 km north to Birganj. This place is famous for the buffalomarket that has its history since about 1960 A.D. In July 2011, it was one of the 41 newly declared municipalities. But, this municipality is named as Jitpur Simara. Its name is combined with its northern neighboring town. Once, this place was one of the richest VDCs in Nepal. At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a population of 15,662.