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Dakshinkali Municipality
दक्षिणकाली नगरपालिका
Dakshinkali in 2009
Dakshinkali in 2009
2009-03 Dakshinkali 01.jpg
Dakshinkali Municipality is located in Nepal
Dakshinkali Municipality
Dakshinkali Municipality
Location in Nepal
Coordinates: 27°35′0″N 85°15′0″E / 27.58333°N 85.25000°E / 27.58333; 85.25000Coordinates: 27°35′0″N 85°15′0″E / 27.58333°N 85.25000°E / 27.58333; 85.25000
Country    Nepal
Region Central
Zone Bagmati Zone
District Kathmandu District
Established December 2014
 • Total 42.6 km2 (16.4 sq mi)
Population (2011 Nepal census)
 • Total 24,297
 • Density 570/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
 • Ethnicities Newar, Bahun, Chhetri, Tamang, Magar
Time zone NST (UTC+5:45)
Website www.daxinkalimun.gov.np/en

Dakshinkali is a municipality in the Central development region of Kathmandu District in the Bagmati Zone of Nepal. The new municipality was formed by merging six existing villages —Chalnakhel, Chhaimale, Dakshinkali, Sheshnarayan, Sokhek and Talkududechour— on 02 Dec 2014.[1][2] The office of the municipality is that of the former Balambu village development committee.


Dakshinkali municipality has a total population of 24,297 according to 2011 Nepal census.[3]


  1. ^ "Govt announces 61 municipalities". The Kathmandu Post. 3 December 2014. Retrieved 2 December 2014. 
  2. ^ "Govt creates 61 new municipalities". República. 3 Dec 2014. Retrieved 2 Dec 2014. 
  3. ^ "2011 Nepal census (Ward Level)" (PDF). Central Bureau of Statistics. November 2012. Archived from the original (PDF) on July 31, 2013. Retrieved November 2012.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)

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