|Rural Municipality in Nepal|
|Province||Province No. 1|
|Established||10 March 2017|
|• Chairperson||Mr.Ganesh Bahadur Limbu (NC)|
|• Vice-chairperson||Mrs.Kalpana Tumbahamphe (NCP)|
|• Total||210 km2 (80 sq mi)|
|• Density||60/km2 (150/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+5:45 (NST)|
Meringden is a Gaupalika(Nepali: गाउपालिका ; gaupalika)(Formerly: village development committee) located in Taplejung District in the Mechi Zone of eastern Nepal. The local body was formed by merging five VDCs Thinglabu, Santhakra, Khamlung, Lingtep,Thukima,Nalbu. Currently, it has a total of 6 wards. The population of the rural municipality is 12,548 according to the data collected on Nepalese local elections, 2017.
As per 2017, Meringden hosts a population of 12,548 across a total area of 210km2.
- "MOFALD List of Gaupalika" (PDF). Retrieved 2017-06-02.