About Saran district:

Saran is a district in Bihar state, India. The total area of the district is 2,641 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 3943098 living in houses, among them male population is 2023476 and female population is 1919622. Sex ratio of the district is 954 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 65.96%.

Saran district vehicle registration code is BR 04. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Chhapra.

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 Saran district.

Saran 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 Saran.

Top tourist places in Saran:

Places of interest in Saran:

Ranjeet Singh Dev Fort, Fort, Tapra Talkies, Shiv Mandir, Lord Hanuman Temple, Samthar Fort, Chaukri, Shiv Temple, Mohan Talkies 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 Saran district:

  • Awatarnagar
  • Chainwa
  • Chhapra
  • Imli
  • Chhapra Kacheri
  • Daudpur
  • Ismailpur
  • Khairah
  • Kopa Samhota
  • Manjhi
  • Marhaura
  • Masrakh
  • Bara Gopal
  • Nayagaon
  • Parmanandpur
  • Paterhi
  • Rajapatti
  • Gautamsthan
  • Revelganj Ghat
  • Sanjha
  • Sham Kauria
  • Sidhwalia
  • Dighwa Dubauli
  • Sitalpur

Insurance Companies in Saran:

Lawyers (Advocates) in Saran:

Blood banks in Saran:

Trading companies in Saran:

Hotels in Saran:

  • Hotel Rajdarbar,Near Mouna Chowk, Nai Basti, Chhapra, Bihar 841301
  • Hotel Ramdoot,Kachahri Rd, Dahiyawan Tola, Darshan Nagar, Chhapra, Bihar 841301
  • Hotel Manipuri,Opp.Mandir, Thana Chowk,, Saran, Chhapra, Bihar 841301
  • Indralok Hotel,Darshan Nagar, Chhapra, Bihar 841301

Theatres in Saran district:

  • Pankaj Palace - Chapra, Chapra

Demographics:

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

Tehsil Population Male Female
Amnour 200,395 101,804 98,591
Baniapur 262,673 132,071 130,602
Chapra 240,287 126,716 113,571
Dariapur 296,164 152,224 143,940
Dighwara 96,811 50,404 46,407
Ekma 214,445 107,972 106,473
Garkha 268,156 136,799 131,357
Ishupur 146,822 73,894 72,928
Jalalpur 174,156 88,658 85,498
Lahladpur 79,969 38,558 41,411
Maker 84,695 41,623 43,072
Manjhi 268,073 136,520 131,553
Marhaura 235,191 119,970 115,221
Mashrakh 188,899 95,509 93,390
Nagra 124,028 64,086 59,942
Panapur 121,738 61,317 60,421
Parsa 155,838 80,884 74,954
Revelganj 80,621 41,968 38,653
Sonepur 232,340 122,925 109,415
Taraiya 138,721 70,235 68,486
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 6
2 Andhra Bank 1
3 Axis Bank 1
4 Bank Of Baroda 4
5 Bank Of India 1
6 Bank Of Maharashtra 1
7 Canara Bank 3
8 Central Bank Of India 21
9 Corporation Bank 2
10 HDFC Bank 1
11 ICICI Bank Limited 2
12 IDBI Bank 2
13 Indian Overseas Bank 1
14 Punjab National Bank 1
15 State Bank Of India 31
16 Union Bank Of India 3
17 United Bank Of India 1
18 Vijaya Bank 1