Makar, Nepal

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Makar is located in Nepal
Location in Nepal
Coordinates: 27°33′N 83°48′E / 27.55°N 83.80°E / 27.55; 83.80Coordinates: 27°33′N 83°48′E / 27.55°N 83.80°E / 27.55; 83.80
Country   Nepal
ZoneLumbini Zone
DistrictNawalparasi District
 • Total16,206
Time zoneUTC+5:45 (Nepal Time)

Makar is a town in Bardaghat Municipality in Nawalparasi District in the Lumbini Zone of southern Nepal. The municipality was established on 18 May 2014 by merging existing Makar and Panchanagar VDCs.[1][2] At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a population of 16,206 people living in 2780 individual households.[3]


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  2. ^ "Government announces 72 new municipalities". The Kathmandu Post. Retrieved 2014-06-10.
  3. ^ "Nepal Census 2001". Nepal's Village Development Committees. Digital Himalaya. Archived from the original on 12 October 2008. Retrieved 18 December 2008.