About Darbhanga district:

Darbhanga is a district in Bihar state, India. The total area of the district is 2,278 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 3921971 living in houses, among them male population is 2053043 and female population is 1868928. Sex ratio of the district is 911 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 56.56%.

Darbhanga district vehicle registration code is BR 07. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Darbhanga.

Electricity board in Bihar:

  • Regulatory Commission - Bihar Electricity Regulatory Commission
  • Transmission Companies - Bihar State Power Transmission Company Ltd (BSPTC)
  • Distribution Companies - North Bihar Power Distribution Company Ltd (NBPDC), South Bihar Power Distribution Company Ltd (SBPDC)

Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • Single Phase with connected load less than 7 kW - 1 to 100 units = Rs.3.00 per unit, 101 to 200 units = Rs.3.65 per unit, 201 to 300 units = Rs.4.35, 301 and above units = Rs.5.45
  • Three Phase with connected load more than 5 KW - 1 to 100 units = Rs.3.00 per unit, 101 to 200 units = Rs.3.65 per unit, 201 to 300 units = Rs.4.35, 301 and above units = Rs.5.45
Important Festivals of the district:

Dala Chhath, Deepawali (Diwali), Shravani Mela, Teej, Chitragupta Puja, Bihula-Bishari, Sonepur cattle fair, Saraswati Puja, Holi, Eid-ul-Fitr, Eid-ul-Adha, Muharram, Ram Navami, Rath yatra, Rakshabandhan, Maha Shivaratri, Durga Puja are the major festivals celebrated in Darbhanga district.

Darbhanga Cuisine:

Aloo gobi, Anarsa, Balushahi, Bhurta, Chaat, Chapati, Chinese bhel, Dahi vada, Dal, Gajar ka halwa, Ghugni, Gulab jamun, Handia, Kachori, Kheer, Mattar paneer, Okhlee, Pakora, Paratha, Rumali Roti, Saag, Sattu, Thekua, Tilkut, Vegetable tarkari are few of the many varieties of Darbhanga.

Top tourist places in Darbhanga:

Places of interest in Darbhanga:

Shyama Kali Temple, Ahilya Asthan, Chandradhari Museum, Kusheshwar Asthan Bird Sanctuary, Darbhanga Fort, are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

Rice, Wheat, Maize, turmeric, urad, moong, gram, peas, lentils, khesaria are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Darbhanga district:

  • Aurahi
  • Darbhanga Junction
  • Laheria Sarai
  • Manigachi

Insurance Companies in Darbhanga:

  • The New India Assurance Co. Ltd ,Kathalbari, Darbhanga, Bihar 846004
  • ICICI Lombard General Insurance , First floor, Raj Complex , Near Poor homes,, station road, Darbhanga, Bihar 846004
  • Star Union Dai-ichi Life Insurance Co.Ltd ,"2nd Floor, Above Union Bank of India, Opposite Prince Hotel, Near M L Academy Chowk, Laheriasarai, Darbhanga, Bihar - 846003. ", VIP Rd, Bangali Tola, Laheriasarai, Darbhanga, Bihar 846003
  • RELIANCE GENRAL INSURANCE CO LTD ,Diamond Plaza Building, Lamington Rd, L K Market, Shapur Baug, Grant Road, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400004

Lawyers (Advocates) in Darbhanga:

Blood banks in Darbhanga:

  • LifeCell International Private Limited ,Wit Road, Darbhanga - 846004

Trading companies in Darbhanga:

  • Sharekhan ,GANGA DAMODAR NIWAS BEHIND OF ENGINEERING GAS SERVICESAHGANJ BENTA LAHERIASARAJ DARBANGADistrict:Darbhanga,BRPostcode:846003
  • Sharekhan , 19 RAMCHOWKBANGLAGARDH DARBHANGADistrict:Darbhanga,BRPostcode:846004
  • Angel Broking ,BAIROLIYA NIWASIN FRONT OF RELIANCE WEB WORLD NEAR SBI ATM GULLOBARA DARBHANGADistrict:Darbhanga,BRPostcode:846004
  • Anand Rathi ,BENTA CHOWK NEAR OBC CHANDRA AUTO MOBILESP.O. LAHERSARAI DARBHANGADistrict:Darbhanga,BRPostcode:846001
  • Sharekhan ,Ganga Damodar Niwas, Behind Of Engineering GasService, Sahganj Benta, LaheriasarajDistrict:Darbhanga,BRPostcode:846003
  • Sharekhan ,19 Ramchowk,Banglagardh,District:Darbhanga,BRPostcode:846004
  • Angel Broking ,Bairoliya Niwas, In front of Reliance web world,Near SBI ATM, GullobaraDistrict:Darbhanga,BRPostcode:846004
  • Anand Rathi ,Benta Chowk, Near OBC Chandra Auto Mobiles,P.O. LahersaraiDistrict:Darbhanga,BRPostcode:846001

Hotels in Darbhanga:

  • Hotel Naveen Residency,Bada Bazar, Darbhanga, Bihar 846004
  • Hotel Rama Residency ,Ayachi Nagar, Shahganj, Benta, Laheriasarai, Darbhanga, Bihar 846003
  • Shree Krishna Residency, Lal Bagh, Near C.M Science College, Darbhanga, Bihar 846004
  • Hotel A.P Palace,Near Punam Cinema Hall, Mirzapur Rd, Mirzapur, Darbhanga, Bihar 846004
  • Hotel Shyama Regency,State Highway 50, Opp Postal Training Centre, Kathalbari, Darbhanga, Bihar 846004
  • HOTEL BHAWANI RESIDENCY,chowk,, Benta, Laheriasarai, Darbhanga, Bihar 846003
  • Hotel P&P International,Hospital Road, Allalpatti, Laheriasarai, Darbhanga, Bihar 846003
  • Arvind and Agarwal Hotel,Tower Chouk, Bada Bazar, Darbhanga, Bihar 846004
  • Hotel Prince ,Near M L Academy High School, SH 50, Laheriasarai, Darbhanga, Bihar 846003
  • Hotel Holiday Inn and Family Restaurant,VIP Road, India, Laheriasarai, Darbhanga, Bihar 846001
  • Anamika hotel,SH 50, Benta, Laheriasarai, Darbhanga, Bihar 846003

Theatres in Darbhanga district:

  • Prasad Chitralaya - Supaul Bazar, Biraul

Demographics:

C.D.Block in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Alinagar 143,797 74,574 69,223
Bahadurpur 261,805 138,473 123,332
Baheri 302,645 159,342 143,303
Benipur 175,040 91,241 83,799
Biraul 286,113 149,326 136,787
Darbhanga 280,997 148,422 132,575
Ghanshyampur 133,210 69,394 63,816
Gora Bauram 152,112 78,823 73,289
Hanumannagar 154,631 82,107 72,524
Hayaghat 148,081 78,245 69,836
Jale 264,248 136,448 127,800
Keotiranway 270,722 142,147 128,575
Kiratpur 81,423 42,458 38,965
Kusheshwar Asthan 162,870 84,977 77,893
Kusheshwar Asthan Purbi 128,817 67,877 60,940
Manigachhi 228,618 118,772 109,846
Singhwara 267,601 138,285 129,316
Tardih 123,299 64,000 59,299
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 6
2 Andhra Bank 1
3 Axis Bank 2
4 Bank Of Baroda 6
5 Bank Of India 8
6 Bank Of Maharashtra 1
7 Canara Bank 2
8 Central Bank Of India 24
9 Corporation Bank 3
10 Dena Bank 1
11 HDFC Bank 2
12 ICICI Bank Limited 2
13 IDBI Bank 1
14 Indian Bank 4
15 Indian Overseas Bank 4
16 Punjab And Sind Bank 1
17 Punjab National Bank 9
18 State Bank Of India 28
19 Syndicate Bank 2
20 UCO Bank 3
21 Union Bank Of India 2
22 United Bank Of India 5