Mithila Municipality

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Mithila is located in Nepal
Location of Mithila Municipality in Nepal
Coordinates: 26°34′N 86°34′E / 26.57°N 86.57°E / 26.57; 86.57Coordinates: 26°34′N 86°34′E / 26.57°N 86.57°E / 26.57; 86.57
Country    Nepal
Zone Janakpur Zone
District Dhanusa District
 • Mayor Mr. Hari Narayan Mahato
 • Deputy Mayor Mrs. Tara Kumari Basnet
 • Total 187.93 km2 (72.56 sq mi)
 • Total 45,164
 • Density 240/km2 (620/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+5:45 (Nepal Time)
Area code(s) 041

Mithila[1] is a municipality in Danusha District in the Janakpur Zone of south-eastern Nepal. After the government announcement the municipality was established on 2 December 2014 by merging the existing Begadawar, Nakatajhijh and Dhalkebar village development committees (VDCs).[2][3] At the time of the 2011 Nepal census after merging the three VDCs population it had a total population of 31,575 persons.[4] After the government decision the number of municipalities has reached 191 in Nepal.


  1. ^ "New Municipality". LGCDP. Archived from the original on 2016-01-11.
  2. ^ "Govt creates 61 new municipalities". My Retrieved 2014-12-03.
  3. ^ "Govt announces 61 municipalities". The Kathmandu Post. Retrieved 2014-12-03.
  4. ^ Central Bureau of Statistics of Nepal: National Population and Housing Census 2011 Archived 2013-09-27 at the Wayback Machine.

External links

  • UN map of the municipalities of Dhanusa District
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