Thankot

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Thankot
थानकोट
sonitpur
Village development committee
Tribhuvan Rajmarg0158.JPG
Thankot is located in Nepal
Thankot
Thankot
Location in Nepal
Coordinates: 27°41′N 85°11′E / 27.683°N 85.183°E / 27.683; 85.183Coordinates: 27°41′N 85°11′E / 27.683°N 85.183°E / 27.683; 85.183
Country    Nepal
Zone Bagmati Zone
District Kathmandu District
Population (2011)
 • Total 12,047
Time zone Nepal Time (UTC+5:45)
Postal code 44619
Area code(s) 01

Thankot is a large village lies in the west of Kathmandu District in the Bagmati Zone in central Nepal. It lies in the bed of 'Chandragiri hill'. According to the 1980 Nepal census it has a population of 12047 and has 2820 households. This a main entrance in the capital from rest part of the country.

Some of the important places in thankot are 'Tribhuwan park', 'Narayan temple', 'Mahalaxmi Temple','Chadragiri hill'. [1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "National Population and Housing Census 2011". Government of Nepal, National Planning Commission Secretariat, Central Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved November 2012.