Karahiya vdc

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Karahiya
करहिया
View of Butwal , Near karahiya
View of Butwal , Near karahiya
Nickname(s): Karahiya VDC
Karahiya is located in Nepal
Karahiya
Karahiya
Location in Nepal
Coordinates: 27°42′N 83°27′E / 27.700°N 83.450°E / 27.700; 83.450Coordinates: 27°42′N 83°27′E / 27.700°N 83.450°E / 27.700; 83.450
Country    Nepal
Development Region Western
Zone Lumbini Zone
District Rupandehi District
VDC Butwal
Time zone Nepal Time (UTC+5:45)
Website www.butwalmun.org.np

Karahiya is a town in Tillottma Municipality in Rupandehi District in the Lumbini Zone of southern Nepal. The former village development committee was merged to form the new municipality on 18 May 2014. It is located halfway between Butwal and Bhairahawa in the foothills of Chhure range and on the bank of Tinau River. Its climate is moderate, slightly hot in summer and moderately cool in winter. Temperature records are 35.9 °C (96.6 °F) and 11.5 °C (52.7 °F).[1] At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a population of 10,550 people living in 1992 individual households.[2]

People[edit]

People of many castes like Brahman, Gurung, Magar, Kshtri, Tharu, Muslims and others with various religions live there. It consists of about nine wards.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.butwalmun.org.np/page-brief-Introduction
  2. ^ "Nepal Census 2001". Nepal's Village Development Committees. Digital Himalaya. Archived from the original on 12 October 2008. Retrieved 8 December 2008.