Kohalpur

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Kohalpur City

Kolpur
Kohalpur City is located in Nepal
Kohalpur City
Kohalpur City
Location in Nepal
Coordinates: 28°12′N 81°41′E / 28.200°N 81.683°E / 28.200; 81.683Coordinates: 28°12′N 81°41′E / 28.200°N 81.683°E / 28.200; 81.683
Country   Nepal
ZoneBheri Zone
DistrictBanke District
Government
 • TypeCity
Area
 • Total685 km2 (264 sq mi)
Population
 (2015[1])
 • Total35,546
 • Density52/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5:45 (NST)
Postal code
21904
Area code(s)081
Websitewww.kohalpurmun.gov.np

Kohalpur[2] (Nepali: कोहलपुर) is a municipality of Banke District of Bheri Zone which is located on Mid-Western Development Region of Nepal. Kohalpur municipality was established on 18 May 2014 by merging the two VDC called Kohalpur & Rajhena. It is near to Nepalgunj in South & Gorhai, Dang in west. It is one of the most developing city of Nepal. It is the centerpoint of roadway transport to East, West , North & South. It is listed on the Province 5 of Nepal.

References[change | change source]

  1. Profile of Kohalpur VDC. 2010.
  2. Gaviria, G., Lee, J., Ospina, P., Soloman, S. and Suharyanto I. (2012). 'Kohalpur: strategic transition from VDC to municipality and potentials for sustainable growth along a strategic highway junction', in Urban Management 2012 Applied Research Project: Four Case Studies in Nepal. Berlin: Technische Universitat Berlin.CS1 maint: multiple names: authors list (link)