About Saharsa district:

Saharsa is a district in Bihar state, India. The total area of the district is 1,702 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 1897102 living in houses, among them male population is 995502 and female population is 901600. Sex ratio of the district is 906 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 53.2%.

Saharsa district vehicle registration code is BR 19. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Saharsa.

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 Saharsa district.

Saharsa 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 Saharsa.

Top tourist places in Saharsa:

Places of interest in Saharsa:

saharsa, mahaveer mandir, annapurna mandir, sai mandir, gyatri temple, ram mandir, shiv mandir,matsyagandha mandir, prashant 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 Saharsa:

  • Hotel Vijieya,Nera Mira Theatre, Mira Rd, Saharsa, Bihar 852201
  • Hotel Rajdarbar,Hotel Raj Darbar, Saharsa, Bihar 852201
  • Hotel Pardeshi Cardo,VIP Road, Purab Bazar, Opp. Bank of Baroda, Sant Nagar, Saharsa, Bihar 852201
  • Hotel Koshi Niwas, Bangaali Bazar Rd, Naya Bazar, Saharsa, Bihar 852202
  • Hotel Sangam Bihar, Saharsa - Simri Bakhtiyarpur - Shalkhua Rd, Shardha Nagar, Saharsa, Bihar 852201
  • hotel Blue Heaven,Naya Bazar, Saharsa, Bihar 852202

Theatres in Saharsa district:

Demographics:

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

Tehsil Population Male Female
Banma Itahri 90,943 47,726 43,217
Kahara 141,805 74,224 67,581
Mahishi 206,774 108,437 98,337
Nauhatta 161,784 84,347 77,437
Patarghat 128,322 67,197 61,125
Salkhua 132,844 69,953 62,891
Satar Kataiya 151,060 79,332 71,728
Saur Bazar 214,166 111,963 102,203
Simri Bakhtiarpur 280,582 147,626 132,956
Sonbarsa 235,841 123,078 112,763
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 1
2 Andhra Bank 1
3 Axis Bank 1
4 Bank Of Baroda 1
5 Bank Of India 3
6 Canara Bank 2
7 Central Bank Of India 6
8 Corporation Bank 1
9 Dena Bank 1
10 ICICI Bank Limited 1
11 IDBI Bank 1
12 Indian Bank 1
13 Indian Overseas Bank 1
14 State Bank Of India 27
15 Union Bank Of India 1
16 United Bank Of India 2