Janakpur Road

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Janakpur Road
Janakpur Road is located in Bihar
Janakpur Road
Janakpur Road
Location in Bihar, India
Coordinates: 26°29′N 85°43′E / 26.483°N 85.717°E / 26.483; 85.717Coordinates: 26°29′N 85°43′E / 26.483°N 85.717°E / 26.483; 85.717
Country  India
State Bihar
District Sitamarhi
Population (2001)
 • Total 13,341
 • Official Maithili, Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 843320
Telephone code 06228
ISO 3166 code IN-BR
Website www.janakpurroad.in

Janakpur Road is a city and a notified area in Sitamarhi district in the Indian state of Bihar.


As of 2001 India census,[1] Janakpur Road had a population of 13,341. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Janakpur Road has an average literacy rate of 64%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 72%, and female literacy is 55%. In Janakpur Road, 17% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Pupri, an agro-based industrial town, is located in Sitamarhi District in Bihar. It is around 30 km south-east of Sitamarhi.

The town is noted for the famous Baba Nageshwarnath temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva.

Janaki Temple, dedicated to Goddess Sita, is a nearby attraction. The town is directly connected with Nanpur (8 km south), Bajpatti (17 km north-west) and Jaynagar (34 km north-east) by road. Madhubani (south-east), Benipatti (north-west) and Sitamarhi (north-west) are ideal tourist destinations. Nearest airport is Patna Airport. Janakpur Road Railway Station, of Eastern Railways, serves this town

choraut is one of the biggest area of janakpur road


  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.