Nirmali

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Nirmali
निर्मली
Town
Nirmali is located in Bihar
Nirmali
Nirmali
Location in Bihar, India
Coordinates: 26°19′N 86°35′E / 26.32°N 86.58°E / 26.32; 86.58Coordinates: 26°19′N 86°35′E / 26.32°N 86.58°E / 26.32; 86.58
Country  India
State Bihar
District Supaul
Elevation 59 m (194 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 20,173
Languages
 • Official Maithili, Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Supaul
Vidhan Sabha constituency Nirmali

Nirmali is a town and a notified area in Supaul district in the Indian state of Bihar.

Geography[edit]

Nirmali is located at 26°19′N 86°35′E / 26.32°N 86.58°E / 26.32; 86.58.[1] It has an average elevation of 59 metres (193 feet).It has an area of 5.3 km².[2]

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 Nirmali had a population of 20,173.[3] Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Nirmali has an average literacy rate of 59%, lower than the national average of 74.04%: male literacy is 68%, and female literacy is 49%. In Nirmali, 17.6% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Transport[edit]

Nirmali is on the Barauni–Gorakhpur, Raxaul and Jainagar.

Notable events[edit]

President special train has been used twice in Indian history. The first was used by Dr. Rajendra Prasad to come from Patna to Nirmali.

Nirmali, a small town in the arms of two well known rivers, Koshi & Balaan. The famous leader Jayaprakash Narayan took refuge here after breaking away from Hanuman nagar Jail (Nepal) during the freedom struggle.The town has been famous for its extensive rice production.

Health center[edit]

  1. Dhirendra Memorial Nursing Home(Dr.Surendra Mahaseth,Director)
  2. Dr.R.N.Prasad
  3. Dr.R.P.Yadav
  4. Dr. sanjay kumar mbbs,ms
  5. Dr.B D Roy MBBS,DCH
  6. Dr. S N Roy, MBBS,Patna
  7. Dr.Suman Mandal

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Nirmali
  2. ^ [1]
  3. ^ census report