Patwatoli

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Patwatoli Manpur
village
Patwatoli Manpur is located in Bihar
Patwatoli Manpur
Patwatoli Manpur
Location in Bihar, India
Coordinates: 24°49′N 85°02′E / 24.82°N 85.03°E / 24.82; 85.03Coordinates: 24°49′N 85°02′E / 24.82°N 85.03°E / 24.82; 85.03
Country  India
State Bihar
District Gaya
Named for Weaver
Languages
 • Official Maithili, Hindi, Patwa
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 823003
Telephone code 0631
Nearest town BodhGaya, India
Lok Sabha constituency Gaya Town
Vidhan Sabha constituency Gaya Town

Patwatoli is a locality in the Manpur block of the Gaya district, Bihar, India, traditionally known for its weavers but now known for having a disproportionately high number of youths studying at Indian Institutes of Technology, National Institutes of Technology, with at least 200 of the 1,000 households in the locality having at least one engineer.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Telegraph - Calcutta (Kolkata) | Bihar | Tradition alive & kicking". Telegraphindia.com. 2011-05-26. Retrieved 2011-10-21. 
  2. ^ Patwatoli, Gaya: a nursery for IIT. Retrieved 7 October 2014.