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Coordinates: 28°12′N 81°41′E / 28.200°N 81.683°E / 28.200; 81.683
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Kohalpur City
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; 81.683
Country   Nepal
ZoneBheri Zone
DistrictBanke District
 • TypeCity
 • Total685 km2 (264 sq mi)
 • Total35,546
 • Density52/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5:45 (NST)
Postal code
Area code081

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. The city of Nepalgunj is to the south of the region, and Ghorahi is to the west. It is six kilometres from the Indian border. 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.{{cite book}}: CS1 maint: multiple names: authors list (link)