About Madhepura district:

Madhepura is a district in Bihar state, India. The total area of the district is 1,787 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 1994618 living in houses, among them male population is 1042373 and female population is 952245. Sex ratio of the district is 911 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 52.25%.

Madhepura district vehicle registration code is BR 43. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Madhepura.

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 Madhepura district.

Madhepura 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 Madhepura.

Top tourist places in Madhepura:

Places of interest in Madhepura:

Dakini Sthan Mandir, Jwala Mandir, Singheswar Sthan Mandir, 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 Madhepura:

  • Hotel Madhepura,Main Road, Madhepura, Bihar 852113
  • Hotel Grand Lucknow,GuljarBagh Ward no 20, Madhepura West By Pass Rd, Madhepura, Bihar 852113
  • HOTEL MANJU,Hotel Manju, Near T P College, NH106, Madhepura, Bihar 852113
  • HOTEL MEENU PALACE, Ward no.-01, Lalu Nagar, Madhepura, Near B N Mandal Univesity, Madhepura, Bihar 852113
  • S K Hotel,RB Nagar, Madhepura, Bihar 852113
  • Hotel Rajendra Palace, Maheshkhunt - Madhepura - Purnia Rd, Madhepura, Bihar 852113

Theatres in Madhepura district:

  • Ambar Chitramandir - Jawahar Chaulk, Behariganj
  • Kanchan Takies - Chaulk,P.O and P.S, Murliganj
  • Radhika Chitramandir - P.O.- Biharigunj, Behariganj
  • Shanti Chitramandir - Cinema Chauk,P.O - Murligunj, Murliganj

Demographics:

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

Tehsil Population Male Female
Alamnagar 175,401 92,171 83,230
Bihariganj 135,534 70,615 64,919
Chausa 152,693 80,538 72,155
Gamharia 82,522 42,950 39,572
Ghailarh 91,818 47,805 44,013
Gwalpara 126,020 65,271 60,749
Kishanganj 189,159 99,033 90,126
Kumarkhand 243,629 127,577 116,052
Madhepura 191,375 100,292 91,083
Murliganj 185,631 97,180 88,451
Puraini 104,436 54,688 49,748
Shankarpur 106,222 55,157 51,065
Singheshwar 134,159 70,300 63,859
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Axis Bank 1
2 Bank Of Baroda 1
3 Bank Of India 2
4 Canara Bank 2
5 Central Bank Of India 13
6 HDFC Bank 1
7 ICICI Bank Limited 1
8 IDBI Bank 1
9 Indian Bank 1
10 State Bank Of India 31
11 UCO Bank 1
12 Union Bank Of India 1