Gopalganj is the administrative district in the state of Bihar in India. Gopalganj Town is district headquarter and the district is a part of Saran Division.
Geography of Gopalganj
Gopalganj district is bounded on East side by Champaran and river Gandak on the South side by Siwan District and on the North West side by Deoria District of Uttar Pradesh.
South : Siwan & Chappra District
North : East & West Champaran District
East : East Champaran & Muzaffarpur District
West : Uttar Pradesh
Major Rivers : Gandak, Daha
Latitude of Gopalganj city : 20° 12'' and 26° 39''; North
Longitude of Gopalganj city : 83° 54'' to 84° 55''; East
About Gopalganj District
On 2nd October’1973, Gopalganj District comes into existence.
Culture of Gopalganj District
Durga – Pooja, Deepawali, Janamashtami, Nag Panchemi, Chhath Pooja, Kali Pooja, Sarswati Pooja, Shiv Ratri, Id, Bakarid, and Mohharam are celebrated with great religious enthusiasm spirit and harmony. Bhojpuri is the local language of this district. People speak in Hindi also.
Sub Division of Gopalganj District
In Gopalganj District there is 2 sub division
Blocks in Gopalganj District
In Gopalganj District there is 14 Blocks
Cities and Towns in Gopalganj District
Railway Stations in Gopalganj District
Thawe Junction Railway Station
Tourist Place in Gopalganj District
Thawe Durga Mandir
Colleges in Gopalganj District
Bhola Prasad Singh College
Government Polytechnic, Gopalganj
Economy of Gopalganj District
Sugar industries, vegetable oil, irrigation, etc. are the main industries in this district.
Major Crops of Gopalganj District
Rice, Wheat, groundnut, sugarcane are the main crops of this district.