About Sitamarhi district:

Sitamarhi is a district in Bihar state, India. The total area of the district is 2,199 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 3419622 living in houses, among them male population is 1800441 and female population is 1619181. Sex ratio of the district is 899 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 52.05%.

Sitamarhi district vehicle registration code is BR 30. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Sitamarhi.

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 Sitamarhi district.

Sitamarhi 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 Sitamarhi.

Top tourist places in Sitamarhi:

Places of interest in Sitamarhi:

Janaki Temple, Haleshwar Asthan, Panth Pakar, Pupri, Goraul Sharif 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 Sitamarhi:

  • Hotel Sitayan,NH 104, Raghunathpuri, Pratap Nagar, Sitamarhi, Bihar 843301
  • HOTEL PAYAL,kuldeep complex, station road, Sitamarhi, Bihar 843302
  • Hotel Mini Taj, Main Road, Sharif Colony, Sitamarhi, Bihar 843302
  • Hotel Kishore, NH 77, Sharif Colony, Sitamarhi, Bihar 843301
  • Hotel Umang, Sitamarhi Main Road, Laxmana Nagar, Bihar 226010
  • Hotel Maa Shiv Ganga,Station Rd, Malahi, Sitamarhi, Bihar 843302
  • Hotel Shiv Surya,Mata Mandir Rd, Indiranagar, KVJ Nagar, Sitamarhi, Bihar 843301

Theatres in Sitamarhi district:

  • Amar Picture Palace - Cinema Road,, Sursand
  • Mithila Mandir - Janakpur Road, K.B.P. Pupri
  • Tulsi Chitra Mandir - Janakpur Road, Piprarhi

Demographics:

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

Tehsil Population Male Female
Bairgania 89,259 47,115 42,144
Bajpatti 215,507 113,078 102,429
Bathnaha 262,527 138,384 124,143
Belsand 100,340 52,973 47,367
Bokhara 130,886 68,711 62,175
Charaut 79,310 41,740 37,570
Dumra 354,748 188,181 166,567
Majorganj 102,785 54,031 48,754
Nanpur 182,429 94,901 87,528
Parihar 338,222 177,463 160,759
Parsauni 86,016 45,441 40,575
Pupri 156,473 81,631 74,842
Riga 206,979 109,257 97,722
Runisaidpur 372,579 197,632 174,947
Sonbarsa 251,248 131,668 119,580
Suppi 122,239 64,616 57,623
Sursand 209,945 109,991 99,954
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 9
2 Axis Bank 1
3 Bank Of Baroda 7
4 Bank Of India 1
5 Canara Bank 1
6 Central Bank Of India 15
7 HDFC Bank 1
8 ICICI Bank Limited 1
9 IDBI Bank 2
10 Punjab National Bank 1
11 State Bank Of Bikaner And Jaipur 1
12 State Bank Of India 18
13 Syndicate Bank 5
14 UCO Bank 1
15 Union Bank Of India 1
16 United Bank Of India 1
17 Vijaya Bank 1