Jupu

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Jupu
जुपु
Jupu is located in Nepal
Jupu
Jupu
Location in Nepal
Coordinates: 29°09′N 81°18′E / 29.15°N 81.30°E / 29.15; 81.30Coordinates: 29°09′N 81°18′E / 29.15°N 81.30°E / 29.15; 81.30
Country    Nepal
Zone Seti Zone
District Achham District
Population (2001)
 • Total 3,072
 • Religions Hindu
Time zone Nepal Time (UTC+5:45)

Jupu is a market center in Mangalsen Municipality in Achham District in the Seti Zone of western Nepal. The municipality was established merging with existing Janalibandali, Kuntibandali, Oligau, Jupu and Mangalsen village development committees (VDCs) on 18 May 2014.[1][2] At the time of the 1991 Nepal census, the village had a population of 3096 living in 628 houses.[3] At the time of the 2001 Nepal census, the population was 3072, of which 45% was literate.[3] It lies in the height of 2,400 m (7,900 ft) above sea level. The village is enriched in different cultures like the Dasain festival.[citation needed]

Mostly in jupu rawal families are leaving. Main festival jupu gaon is Chaitraasthmi which is celebrate by all castes and communities through the part of Achham District. Main Temple is Shri Kalika Mata which is built at middle of Jupu gaon Near Khaula(Patkani) holi putala like Bada Dasain also celebrate in jupu Gaon.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "72 new municipalities announced". My Republica.com. Retrieved 2014-06-10. 
  2. ^ "Government announces 72 new municipalities". The Kathmandu Post. Retrieved 2014-06-10. 
  3. ^ a b "Nepal Census 2001". Nepal's Village Development Committees. Digital Himalaya. Retrieved 2012-09-02.