About Jhapa

Tplace encloses the area of 1606 km square with a total population of 812650. Jhapa borders Morang, the Indian state of Bihar, and the Indian state of West Bengal in North, West, South, and East respectively. Its headquarter is in Chandragadi and is comfortably reachable through regular domestic flight from Kathmandu to Bhadrapur or you can also visit the place by bus.

The district is separated by 47 Village Development Committees (VDC) and 3 municipalities, that includes Bhadrapur (South), Mechinagar (East) and Damak (West). In addition, there are some tea estates in Jhapa district. Other key borderlines include Maharanijhora, Lakhanpur, Gauradaha, Topgachhi, Gauradaha, Rajgadh, Ghailadubba, Charpane, Laxmipur, Dhulabari, Budhabare, Surunga, Charali, Baniyani, Kechana, Patharia, Balubadi, Gherabari, Pathamari, Prithvinagar, and Halddibari,
Jhapa is also famous for tea estates. Some major tea estates are Giri Bandhu Tea Estate, Burne tea state, Tokla Tea Estate,Himalaya Tea State, Damak, Sattighatta Tea Estate. It remarks modest weather as it is situated on the Indo-Gangetic region and Churia low hills. Because of immediacy to the inferior Himalaya, here the climate is peaceful and cool during the year.

With the moderate temperature, agriculture is the main income source here. Also, people depends on other source of income source like Teaching, shops, hotels, and much more. The cyclic monsoon occurs all over the district. The temperature is observed high throughout May and from the starting of September, winter starts, keeping apart fogging throughout the morning. Even though Climatic discrepancy is not that much, the southern parts of districts are more warm compared to northern ones.

Jhapa consists of highest number of literate including the literacy rate of 98.33%. Here, some of the best schools are Chulla Chulli English Boarding School, Shree Singha Devi Higher Secondary School, Birat Jyoti English Boarding Higher Secondary School, East Horizon English School, Shree Harikul Model Higher Secondary School, Bal Kalyan Boarding Secondary School, Suryodaya English School, ADES, Siddhartha Boarding School, Newtons Education Academy, and so on.

The number of colleges offering higher education is flourishing day by day. Some popular colleges are Mechi Multiple Campus and Damak Multiple Campus which are affiliated to Tribhuvan University, Manakamana Multiple Campus Birtamode, Kankai Adarsh Campus Birtamode, Gomendra Multiple College Birtamode, College for Higher Education (COHED) In addition, Kanakai Multiple Campus Surunga are the other major colleges offering higher education up to Master’s degree for Management, Education, and Humanities students.

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