Sambhunath

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Shambhunath
शंभूनाथ नगरपालिका
Municipality
Buddha Chok at Kathauna Bazar
Buddha Chok at Kathauna Bazar
Shambhunath is located in Nepal
Shambhunath
Shambhunath
Location in Nepal
Coordinates: 26°38′N 86°40′E / 26.63°N 86.67°E / 26.63; 86.67Coordinates: 26°38′N 86°40′E / 26.63°N 86.67°E / 26.63; 86.67
Country    Nepal
Zone Sagarmatha Zone
District Saptari District
Population (1991)
 • Total 5,167
Time zone UTC+5:45 (NST)

Shambhunath Municipality is a Town in Saptari District in the Sagarmatha Zone of south-eastern Nepal. Merging the existing Khoksar Parbaha, Shambhunath, Mohanpur, Bhangha, Basbalpur and Rampur Jamuwa village development committee this new municipality was formed on 18 May 2014.[1][2] Kathauna Bazar is now finally head office of this new municipality . At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a population of 5168 people living in 933 individual households.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "72 new municipalities announced". My Republica.com. Archived from the original on 18 June 2014. Retrieved 10 June 2014. 
  2. ^ "Government announces 72 new municipalities". The Kathmandu Post. Archived from the original on 6 October 2014. Retrieved 10 June 2014. 
  3. ^ "Nepal Census 2001". Nepal's Village Development Committees. Digital Himalaya. Archived from the original on 12 October 2008. Retrieved 22 November 2008.