Puraini (community development block)

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Puraini
पुरैनी सामुदायिक विकास खंड
Community development block
Puraini is located in Bihar
Puraini
Puraini
Location Bihar, India
Coordinates: 26°02′35″N 87°00′46″E / 26.04306°N 87.01278°E / 26.04306; 87.01278Coordinates: 26°02′35″N 87°00′46″E / 26.04306°N 87.01278°E / 26.04306; 87.01278
Country  India
State Bihar
District Madhepura
Population (2001)
 • Total 77,792
Languages
 • Official Maithili, Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Madhepura
Vidhan Sabha constituency Alamnagar
Website madhepura.bih.nic.in

Puraini is one of the administrative divisions of Madhepura district in the Indian state of Bihar. The block headquarters are located at a distance of 48 km from the district headquarters, namely, Madhepura.

Geography[edit]

Puraini is located at 26°02′35″N 87°00′46″E / 26.0430200°N 87.0126720°E / 26.0430200; 87.0126720.

Panchayats[edit]

Panchayats in Puraini community development block are: Kurshandi, Sapardah, Aurai, Nardah, Ganeshpur, dharmapur Puraini, Banshgopal, Makdampur and Durgapur.[1]

Demographics[edit]

In the 2001 census Puraini Block had a population of 77,792.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Puraini Block". Blocks of Madhepura. brandbihar.com. Archived from the original on 2013-01-17. Retrieved 2011-02-07.