Parasan

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Parasan
परासन
Municipality
Parasan is located in Nepal
Parasan
Parasan
Location in Nepal
Coordinates: 28°37′N 80°29′E / 28.61°N 80.49°E / 28.61; 80.49Coordinates: 28°37′N 80°29′E / 28.61°N 80.49°E / 28.61; 80.49
Country    Nepal
Zone Mahakali Zone
District Kanchanpur District
Population (1991)
 • Total 9,796
Time zone Nepal Time (UTC+5:45)

Parasan (परासन) is a town and market center in Punarbas Municipality in Kanchanpur District in the Mahakali Zone of south-western Nepal. The former village development committee was merged to form a new municipality on 18 May 2014. At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a population of 9796 people living in 1615 individual households.[1]

Economy[edit]

Parasan has been one of the village development committees which have been subject to the Nepali government's Land Reform Program, which was launched in 1964.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Nepal Census 2001". Nepal's Village Development Committees. Digital Himalaya. Retrieved 24 November 2008. 
  2. ^ Country Papers: Nepal. Asian and Pacific Development Centre. 1997. p. 6.