Munger division

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Munger division
Division of Bihar
Location of Munger division in Bihar
Location of Munger division in Bihar
Coordinates: 24°45′N 85°00′E / 24.750°N 85.000°E / 24.750; 85.000Coordinates: 24°45′N 85°00′E / 24.750°N 85.000°E / 24.750; 85.000
Country  India
State Bihar
Headquarters Munger
Districts

Munger, Begusarai, Khagaria, Jamui, Lakhisarai and Seikhpura

Official language = Hindi,Angika,
Government
 • Commissioner Sri Rajesh kumar[1]
Population (2011)
 • Total 9,362,742
Website munger.nic.in

Munger division is an administrative geographical unit of Bihar state of India. Munger is the administrative headquarters of the division. Currently (March, 2018), the division consists of Munger district, Jamui district, Khagaria district, Lakhisarai district, Begusarai district and Sheikhpura district. Earlier all these districts were part of Munger (earlier known as Monghyr) district.[2][3]It is part of the Angika Region and while it does not hold official status, Angika is the most widely spoken language. The language belongs to the Eastern Indo-Aryan Languages being linguistically similar to Bengali and Oriya.

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  1. ^ "Govt shifts 12 IAS officials, five get additional charge". The Times of India. 10 May 2015. Retrieved 18 May 2015. 
  2. ^ "Districts Of Munger Commissionary". Official website of Munger division. Archived from the original on 6 May 2015. Retrieved 18 May 2015. 
  3. ^ "Lakhisarai DM told to suspend circle officer". The Times of India. 14 January 2015. Retrieved 18 May 2015.