Chame, Nepal

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Chame

चाँमे
Municipality
Chame, Nepal.jpg
Chame is located in Nepal
Chame
Chame
Location in Nepal
Coordinates: 28°33′7″N 84°14′27″E / 28.55194°N 84.24083°E / 28.55194; 84.24083Coordinates: 28°33′7″N 84°14′27″E / 28.55194°N 84.24083°E / 28.55194; 84.24083
Country   Nepal
ZoneGandaki Zone
DistrictManang District
Elevation
2,650 m (8,690 ft)
Population
(2011)[1]
 • Total1,129
Time zoneUTC+5:45 (Nepal Time)

Chame (Nepali: चाँमे) is the headquarters of Manang District in the Gandaki Zone of northern Nepal.[2] At the time of the 2011 Nepal census it had a population of 1129 people living in 279 individual households. Manang District is the lowest populated district in Nepal.

2015 Nepal earthquake[edit]

The village was affected by an earthquake on 25 April 2015. Reports from the area indicate that the roads and buildings of the village are damaged.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "National Population and Housing Census 2011(Village Development Committee/Municipality)" (PDF). Government of Nepal. National Planning Commission. November 2012.
  2. ^ Districts of Nepal - Statoids
  3. ^ Amey, Ben (27 April 2015). "Delmar doctor stranded in Nepal after earthquake". WNYT.com. WNYT.com. Archived from the original on 1 May 2015. Retrieved 1 May 2015.