Bagaha

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Bagaha
Town of Tigers
Bagaha is located in Bihar
Bagaha
Bagaha
Location in Bihar, India
Coordinates: 27°08′N 84°04′E / 27.13°N 84.07°E / 27.13; 84.07Coordinates: 27°08′N 84°04′E / 27.13°N 84.07°E / 27.13; 84.07
Country India
StateBihar
DistrictPashchim Champaran
Elevation
135 m (443 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total113,012 [1]
Languages
 • OfficialBhojpuri, Hindi, Urdu
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
845101
Telephone code06251
Sex ratio1.13 /
Lok Sabha constituencyValmiki Nagar
Vidhan Sabha constituencyBagaha
Websitewestchamparan.bih.nic.in

Bagaha is a city and a municipality in Pashchim Champaran district in the state of Bihar, India. It is Subdivision of Pashchim Champaran district and is Police District. It is located around 64 kilometres (40 mi) away from its district headquarters Bettiah towards north-west. It is 294 kilometers away from its state capital Patna.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 India census,[2] Bagaha had a population of 112,634. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Bagaha has an average literacy rate of 38%, lower than the national average of 59.5%; with 66% of the males and 34% of females literate. 19% of the population is under 6 years of age. Bagaha is located on the bank of River Gandak and near the Valmiki Tiger Reserve.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bagaha City Population Census 2011".
  2. ^ "Bagaha City Population Census 2011".

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