The headquarters of administrative district Bahraich is located in Bahraich town.
It was famous as the capital of Lord Brahma . According to some other historians in the middle age this place was the capital of Bhar dynasty. Therefore it was called as Bharraich, and later became Bahraich ,Epics like Mahabharata and Ramayana also give reference of this district
Most of the people of this district are in agriculture field. Crops of the region are wheat , rice , sugarcane, pulse, and mustard.Other occupation of the people of this district is Sericulture .
Tourist place in Bahraich
Temple of Junglee Nath
Alligator Breeding center.
Geography of Bahraich
Bahraich has an international border with Nepal on the Northern part, East side is bounded by Gonda & Srawasti ,West side is bounded by Khiri , South side is bounded by Barabanki & Sitapur.Northern part of the district is Tarai region which is covered by dense natural forests. Sarju & Ghaghra are the main river in this districts.
Main forest areas of Bahraich
Tehsil and Blocks in Bahraich
In Bahraich there are 4 Tehsil and 12 development blocks and 19 Police Stations, 118 Nyay Panchayats .In Bahraich, there are two Parliamentary and eight Legislative Assembly Constituencies.
Eductaion in Bahraich
In Bahraich there are 2290 schools in which there are 1889 primary schools, 315 upper primary schools, 39 secondary schools and 47 higher secondary schools.
Industries in Bahraich