|• Type||Panchayati raj (India)|
|• Body||Gram panchayat|
|Elevation||87 m (285 ft)|
|• Official||Maithili, Hindi|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
|ISO 3166 code||IN-BR|
|Lok Sabha constituency||Kishanganj|
|Vidhan Sabha constituency||Thakurganj|
There is a customs post on the border with Nepal's Jhapa District, Mechi Zone leading to Bhadrapur municipality. Citizens of India and Nepal cross this border freely. The foundation stone for a bridge across the Mechi River to Bhadrapur was laid in 2010. It is being built by the Government of Nepal.
- "Foundation stone for bridge over river Mechhi laid". Retrieved 2012-01-02.