Lahan, Nepal

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लहान नगरपालिका
Lahan is located in Nepal
Location in Nepal
Coordinates: 26°40′N 86°48′E / 26.667°N 86.800°E / 26.667; 86.800Coordinates: 26°40′N 86°48′E / 26.667°N 86.800°E / 26.667; 86.800
Country   Nepal
ZoneSagarmatha Zone
Province No.2
DistrictSiraha District
 • TypeLahan Municipality
 • MayorMunni Shah
 • Total79,963
Time zoneUTC+5:45 (NST)
Postal code
Area code(s)033
the Mahendra Highway in Lahan

Lahan (Nepali: लाहान) is a town and municipality in Siraha District in the Sagarmatha Zone of south-eastern Nepal. It is connected with Mahendra Highway, which is also called the east-west highway. It is located nearly 350 kilometers or 99.3 miles east of the capital, Kathmandu. Lahan is located at the latitude of 26.717 and longitude of 86.483. It is at an elevation of 111 meters above sea level. It follows Nepali time zone, UTC Offset: +05:45 hours.

The population has increased gradually due to urbanisation over a period of 20 years.[1] All disputes are settled in the district court located in Siraha.


Communication: Radio Saugat 88.1 MHz,Radio Salhesh, Radio Samadh 102.6 MHz, phoolwari FM, Radio Saugat 88.1 MHz,Radio Sargam 93.0 MHZ,Siraha.


  1. ^ "Nepal Census 2001". Nepal's Village Development Committees. Digital Himalaya. Archived from the original on 12 October 2008. Retrieved 17 November 2008.

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