Kosi Zone

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Kosi
Koshi districts.png
Country   Nepal
Population
 (2011)
 • Total2,335,047
Time zoneUTC+5:45 (Nepal Time)

Kosi is one of the fourteen zones of Nepal.[1] The headquarters of Kosi Zone is Biratnagar. It is also its largest city. Other cities of Kosi Zone are Inaruwa, Dharan, Dhankuta and Itahari. Its main rivers are the Arun, Tamar and Sapta Koshi. Kosi has six districts. These are Bhojpur, Dhankuta, Morang, Sankhuwasabha, Sunsari and Terhathum.[2]

District Type Headquarters
Bhojpur Hill Bhojpur
Dhankuta Hill Dhankuta
Morang Terai Biratnagar
Sankhuwasabha Mountain Khandbari
Sunsari Terai Inaruwa
Terhathum Hill Myanglung

Famous Religious Places[change | change source]

  • Pindeswari Temple, Dharan
  • Buda Subba, Dharan
  • Panchakanya Temple, Dharan
  • Bishnupaduka, Dharan
  • Kali Mandir, Biratnagar

Related pages[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Koshi, Nepal". Thulung Photo.com. Archived from the original on 14 February 2016. Retrieved 20 August 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. "Kosi Zone in Nepal". Visit Nepal. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 20 August 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)