Bhojpur District is one of 14 districts of Province No. 1 of eastern Nepal. The district’s area is 1,507 km² with a population of 182,459 (2011). The administrative centre is Bhojpur. It is surrounded by Dhankuta and Sankhuwasabha in the east, Khotang in the west, again Sankhuwasabha in north-east and Solukhumbu in the north-west and Udayapur in the South.

According to the DCC Bhojpur, this place was named after the Betula utilis. Betula utilis had found here in large quantity. The Nepali name for Betula utilis is “Bhojpatra”.

“Bhojpur” is a combination of two words “Bhoj” and “Pur”, Bhoj refers to Bhojpatra and “Pur refers to a place or city.

Classified as a Hill District, this district actually spans five of Nepal’s eight climate zones. 3% of the district’s area is below 300 meters elevation in the Lower Tropical zone and 31% is Upper Tropical from 300 to 1,000 meters. 50% of the land area belongs to the Subtropical Zone between 1,000 and 2,000 meters and 15% is Temperate (2,000 to 3,000 meters). 2% rises higher into the Subalpine Zone.

Climate Zone Elevation Range % of Area
Lower Tropical below 300 meters (1,000 ft)  2.7%
Upper Tropical 300 to 1,000 meters
1,000 to 3,300 ft.
subtropical 1,000 to 2,000 meters
3,300 to 6,600 ft.
temperate 2,000 to 3,000 meters
6,400 to 9,800 ft.
subalpine 3,000 to 4,000 meters
9,800 to 13,100 ft.


Bhojpur: The administrative centre of Bhojpur

Bhojpur is one of two urban municipalities in this District of Province No. 1 of Nepal. It was established on 18 May 2014 merging the existing Bhaisipankha, Bokhim, Bhojpur, Taksar Village Development Committees. It is the district headquarters of this district, a hilly/mountainous district in Province No. 1. At the time of the 2011 Nepal census, it had a population of 27204 with an area of 159.51 square kilometres (61.59 sq mi).

Bhojpiur is the traditional home of Kirat Rai and has its long history since the settlement of the Kirat Rai people. Bhojpur bazaar is famous for its metalwork, particularly khukuri knives. It is home to many businessmen as well as skilled craftsmen. Other major towns in the district include Dingla to the north, Ghoretar to the south, and Taksar near the airstrip, from where flights connect to Biratnagar and Kathmandu.

The design and construction of the 240 km Koshi Highway in east Nepal between Dharan on the Terai Plain and Num in the Middle Himalaya commenced in the early 1970s and was completed in 2012 when the first vehicles were able to drive to Num. Construction of this highway links Bhjopur to other major cities and towns like Hile, Dhankuta and Dharan.

You may also like Khotang

Read about the Latest News, about Nepal Reviews, Gadgets, How-to, Lifestyle, Entertainment, Lyrics, etc. on the All Info Nepal website, and don’t forget to follow us on FacebookTwitterInstagramLinkedin.

20 thoughts on “Bhojpur || The Administrative Centre is Bhojpur”
  1. I was recommended this website by my cousin. I am not sure whether this post is written by him as nobody else know such detailed about my problem. You’re amazing! Thanks!

  2. I wish to express some appreciation to you for rescuing me from this particular trouble. As a result of looking throughout the internet and coming across proposals that were not powerful, I believed my entire life was gone. Existing devoid of the strategies to the problems you’ve fixed as a result of this write-up is a serious case, and the kind which may have badly affected my career if I had not discovered the website. Your personal knowledge and kindness in taking care of all the things was priceless. I’m not sure what I would’ve done if I had not encountered such a thing like this. It’s possible to now look forward to my future. Thanks very much for this impressive and effective guide. I won’t be reluctant to refer your blog to any person who should get assistance on this subject matter.

  3. Simply want to say your article is as amazing.
    The clearness to your publish is just spectacular and that i can suppose
    you are an expert in this subject. Well together with your
    permission allow me to grasp your RSS feed to stay updated
    with drawing close post. Thank you one million and
    please carry on the gratifying work.

  4. I love what you guys are usually up too. Such clever work and
    coverage! Keep up the awesome works guys I’ve you guys to my own blogroll.

  5. This is the perfect site for everyone who wishes to find out about this topic.

    You understand so much its almost tough to argue with you (not that I actually would want to…HaHa).
    You definitely put a new spin on a topic that’s
    been discussed for decades. Great stuff, just wonderful!

  6. 728089 896877Aw, this was a very good post. In concept I wish to put in writing like this moreover ?taking time and precise effort to make an exceptional write-up?but what can I say?I procrastinate alot and certainly not appear to get one thing done. 71456

  7. This design is steller! You definitely know how to keep a reader amused.
    Between your wit and your videos, I was almost moved to start my own blog (well, almost…HaHa!) Wonderful job.

    I really enjoyed what you had to say, and more than that, how
    you presented it. Too cool! cheap flights cheap flights

  8. Greate post. Keep posting such kind of info on your site.

    Im really impressed by it.
    Hey there, You have done a fantastic job. I will certainly digg it and for my part suggest
    to my friends. I am sure they’ll be benefited from this website.
    scoliosis surgery scoliosis surgery

  9. Hi there, just became alert to your blog through Google, and found that it’s really informative. I抦 gonna watch out for brussels. I will appreciate if you continue this in future. Many people will be benefited from your writing. Cheers!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.