Khadak Municipality

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Khadak

खडक (Nepali)
Municipality in Nepal
Khadak is located in Nepal
Khadak
Khadak
Location in Nepal
Coordinates: 26°39′N 86°38′E / 26.65°N 86.63°E / 26.65; 86.63Coordinates: 26°39′N 86°38′E / 26.65°N 86.63°E / 26.65; 86.63
CountryNepal
Development RegionEastern
ZoneSagarmatha
DistrictSaptari
ProvinceProvince No. 2
MunicipalityKhadak
Government
 • MayorHemayu Haque
 • Deputy MayorYasmin Sultan
Area
 • Total96.77 km2 (37.36 sq mi)
Population
 (2017)[1]
 • Total45,367
 • Density470/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
 • Religions
Hindu, Muslim, Christian
Languages
 • LocalMaithili, Tharu, Nepali
Time zoneUTC+5:45 (NST)
Postal Code
56414
Area code(s)031
Websitewww.khadakmun.gov.np

Khadak Municipality (Nepali: खडक नगरपालिका) is located in Saptari District in the Province 2 of Nepal. It was formed in 2016 occupying current 11 sections (wards) merging previous Siswa Belhi , Banarjhula, Pansera, Khojpur, Kalyanpur, Fulbariya, Mainasarsabahu and Banauli VDCs,[2] residing its head office at Kalyanpur Bazaar. It occupies an area of 96.77 sq. km with a total population of 45,367.[3][1]

Transportation[edit]

Khadak Municipality is located as a station at Mahendra Highway, thus it is directly linked with it.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Nepal, Government of Nepal (November 2012). ""National Population and Housing Census 2011 (Village Development Committee/Municipality)" (PDF). National Planning Commission. Archived (PDF) from the original on 21 December 2016.
  2. ^ "PM formally announces 744 local units operational". My Republica. Archived from the original on 13 August 2018. Retrieved 13 August 2018.
  3. ^ "Population Ward Level 753 Local Unit" (PDF). CBS. 2 June 2017. Archived (PDF) from the original on 27 January 2018.
  4. ^ "ONCE-OVER - The Himalayan Times". The Himalayan Times. 10 October 2007. Retrieved 5 October 2018.