Sagarmatha Zone

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Sagarmatha

सगरमाथा अञ्चल
Lower Pangboche village in Khumbu, Nepal
Lower Pangboche village in Khumbu, Nepal
Sagarmatha districts.png
Country   Nepal
Time zoneUTC+5:45 (Nepal Time)

Sagarmatha (Nepali: सगरमाथा अञ्चलAbout this soundListen ) is one of the fourteen zones located in eastern Nepal. It includes mountain districts of the Himalayas (including Mount Everest) in the north, hill districts in the center, and valley districts of the Terai in the south. It is bordered by China to the north, India to the south, the Koshi Zone to the east and the Janakpur Zone to the west. The main city of the Sagarmatha Zone is Rajbiraj which is also the headquarters.

Sagarmatha is divided into six districts:

District Type Headquarters
Khotang Hill Diktel
Okhaldhunga Hill Okhaldhunga
Saptari Outer Terai Rajbiraj
Siraha Outer Terai Siraha
Solukhumbu Mountain Salleri
Udayapur Inner Terai Triyuga

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