Galgalia

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Galgalia
गलगलिया
Village
Galgalia is located in Bihar
Galgalia
Galgalia
Galgalia is located in India
Galgalia
Galgalia
Location in Bihar, India
Coordinates: 26°31′37″N 88°06′49″E / 26.52694°N 88.11361°E / 26.52694; 88.11361Coordinates: 26°31′37″N 88°06′49″E / 26.52694°N 88.11361°E / 26.52694; 88.11361
Country  India
State Bihar
District Kishanganj
Government
 • Type Panchayati raj (India)
 • Body Gram panchayat
Elevation 87 m (285 ft)
Languages
 • Official Maithili, Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
ISO 3166 code IN-BR
Lok Sabha constituency Kishanganj
Vidhan Sabha constituency Thakurganj

Galgalia is a village in Kishanganj District, Bihar state, India.

Transport[edit]

Galagalia is a station on the Katihar-Siliguri Line of Indian Railways.

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.[1]

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