Araria district is one of the district of Bihar state, India, and Araria town is the administrative headquarters of this district. This district is a part of Purnia division.
Geography of Araria
Araria district is situated at the northern part of Purnia and Medhepura in Bihar. Borders of Araria are surrounded by Kishanganj in eastern side , Nepal in northern side, and Supaul at western side. Araria district covers the 2830 Sq. Km. area.
Latitude of Araria city : 25 deg 46’N
Longitude of Araria city : 87 deg 28’E
About Araria District
Araria district came into existence by division of Purnia district on Makar-Sankranti day of 1990.
Sub Division of Araria District
In Araria District there is 2 sub division
Blocks in Araria District
Araria District there is 9 Blocks
Cities and Towns in Araria District
Railway Stations in Araria District
Arariya Railway Station
Forbesganj Railway Station
Jogbani Railway Station
Tourist Place in Araria District
Religious Place in Araria District
Lord SHIVA situated at Madanpur
Well known temple of "Mata Kali", known as the Kali Mandir
Shakti temple known as the Chhinmastika temple
Colleges in Araria District
Forbesganj College, Forbesganj
Bhagalpur National College, Bhagalpur
D. S. College, Katihar
K. B. Jha College, Katihar
Major Crops of Araria District
Paddy, Jute, Groundnut are the main crops of Araria District .