Dhaka, East Champaran

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Dhaka
Town
Dhaka is located in Bihar
Dhaka
Dhaka
Location in Bihar, India
Coordinates: 26°41′N 85°10′E / 26.68°N 85.17°E / 26.68; 85.17Coordinates: 26°41′N 85°10′E / 26.68°N 85.17°E / 26.68; 85.17
Country  India
State Bihar
District Purvi Champaran
Government
 • Type Nagar Panchayat
Elevation 55 m (180 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 32,618
Languages
 • Official Maithili, Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Sheohar
Vidhan Sabha constituency Dhaka
Website eastchamparan.bih.nic.in

Dhaka is a town and a notified area in the district of East Champaran in the state of Bihar, India.Dhaka is Nagar Panchayat that is divided into 20 wards. It comes under Sikrahana subdividison. In the last 10-15 years Dhaka emerged as the market place for its nearby area.it is very close to border of Nepal . Here people of all religion lives here but this is a muslim populated area . A first website about dhaka town is www.dhakaeastchamparan.in.

Geography[edit]

Dhaka is located at 26°41′N 85°10′E / 26.68°N 85.17°E / 26.68; 85.17.[1] It has an average elevation of 55 metres (180 feet). Its boundary touches with Nepal, sitamari, sheohar.

Political history[edit]

Dhaka is famous for leader like Late Motiur Rahman who was MLA during early 1990s, and became Rajya Sabha MP in 2004. He died in 2007. Apart from him, many politicians such as Anwarul Haque, Nek mohammad, Pawan Jaiswal, Faisal Rahman are from this area. Pawan Jaisawal was MLA of Dhaka from 2010 -2015 . Now the present MLA is faisal rehman of rastriye jantal dal . As a MLA pawan jaiswal started a very good and appreciable tradition of group marriage 'samuhik vivah' . In his first year 75 were got married then 101 couole then 125 couple got benefited from this policy .

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Dhaka

External links[edit]

It is 12 kms away from Bairgania It is 28 kms away from motihari