Jhulaghat

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Jhulaghat
village
Jhulaghat is located in Uttarakhand
Jhulaghat
Jhulaghat
Jhulaghat is located in India
Jhulaghat
Jhulaghat
Location in Uttarakhand, India
Coordinates: 29°34′16″N 80°22′30″E / 29.571°N 80.375°E / 29.571; 80.375Coordinates: 29°34′16″N 80°22′30″E / 29.571°N 80.375°E / 29.571; 80.375
Country  India
State Uttarakhand
District Pithoragarh
Government
 • Body Gram Panchayet
Area
 • Total 3 km2 (1 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 1,250
 • Density 420/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 262526
Telephone code 05964
Vehicle registration UK
Coastline 0 kilometres (0 mi)
Nearest city Pithoragarh
Sex ratio 985 /
Literacy 95%%
Lok Sabha constituency Almora-Pithoragarh
Civic agency Gram Panchayet
Climate Very Hot during summer and Cold during winter (Köppen)
Precipitation 800 millimetres (31 in)
Avg. summer temperature 48 °C (118 °F)
Avg. winter temperature 4 °C (39 °F)
Website uk.gov.in

Jhulaghat is a village on the India border, 36 Kilometers far from Pithoragarh. Both sides of the towns are called Julaghat and Jhulaghat. The Kali river flows from East to West along the India Border creating an international boundary. India connected by a small suspension bridge on the Kali river making an entry point of the people of both country. There is a customs checkpoint for goods.

Map of the VDC's in Baitadi District

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Julaghat of Nepal is a village of Dasharathchanda Nagar of Baitadi District of Nepal. Jhulaghat Town of Indian side of Pithoragarh district, India. Majority of the population in Indian side are from Majirkanda Village,a lot of people from Kali Kumaun, Soar Ghati[1] of Uttrakhand as well as Baitadi District and Darchula District of Nepal are living here. The population of Jhulaghat is slightly more than one thousand. Mahesani Mandir(temple) is one of the attraction point besides Kali river and Nepal border.Chilled Water of Kali river is also attraction and the river Kali for river rafting. Musical Ramlila in Jhulaghat is played during the winter for more than 105 Years.The town is good business centre for indian and nepali people.Indians are attracted to foreign goods available in shops at Nepal side of Jhulaghat and Nepali people attracted to Indian goods.Popular places near to this village is Taleshwar Mahadev Mandir which is about 4 kilometers away and Tripura Sundari temple in Baitadi District of Nepal is around 7-8 Kilometers away.

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