About Gopalganj district:

Gopalganj is a district in Bihar state, India. The total area of the district is 2,033 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 2558037 living in houses, among them male population is 1269677 and female population is 1288360. Sex ratio of the district is 1021 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 65.47%.

Gopalganj district vehicle registration code is BR 28. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Gopalganj.

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 Gopalganj district.

Gopalganj 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 Gopalganj.

Top tourist places in Gopalganj:

Places of interest in Gopalganj:

Thawe Fort, Thawe Durga Temple, Bhuri Shravar Ashram, Dhurna Kund, Shri Pitambara Peeth (Bagalamukhi), Dighwa-Dubauli, Husepur, Lakri Dargah, Hanuman temple, Temple of Maa Durga, krishna theatre 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.

Hotels in Gopalganj:

  • Hotel laxmi,Yadovpur Road, Gopalganj, Bihar 841428
  • Hotel Shabnam,SH45, Gopalganj, Bihar 841428
  • Hotel Kailash,Gopalganj, Bihar 841428
  • Hotel Vaibhav ,Banjari Road, Post Office Chowk, Gopalganj, Bihar 841428
  • hotel Yatri, Haziapur, Gopalganj, Bihar 841428
  • chainpur gopalganj,Jalpurwan, Haziapur, Gopalganj, Bihar 841428

Theatres in Gopalganj district:

  • Janta Cinema - Gopalganj, Gopalganj

Demographics:

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

Tehsil Population Male Female
Baikunthpur 217,165 107,960 109,205
Barauli 221,999 109,742 112,257
Bhorey 178,199 86,326 91,873
Bijaipur 133,038 63,841 69,197
Gopalganj 152,188 76,980 75,208
Hathua 221,804 110,528 111,276
Katiya 110,637 52,338 58,299
Kuchaikote 332,041 165,651 166,390
Manjha 199,452 97,285 102,167
Pach Deuri 99,933 48,924 51,009
Phulwaria 130,801 64,952 65,849
Sidhwalia 141,563 70,633 70,930
Thawe 116,106 59,014 57,092
Uchkagaon 151,437 74,446 76,991
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 2
2 Andhra Bank 1
3 Axis Bank 1
4 Bank Of Baroda 2
5 Bank Of India 4
6 Canara Bank 5
7 Central Bank Of India 16
8 Corporation Bank 2
9 Federal Bank 2
10 HDFC Bank 2
11 ICICI Bank Limited 1
12 IDBI Bank 4
13 Indian Bank 1
14 Indian Overseas Bank 1
15 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 1
16 Punjab National Bank 1
17 State Bank Of India 20
18 UCO Bank 1
19 Union Bank Of India 1
20 United Bank Of India 1
21 Vijaya Bank 1