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Darchula, Khalanga
Ghat Bazar
Village development committee
Darchula, Khalanga
Darchula, Khalanga
Location in Nepal

Coordinates: 29°50′N 80°33′E / 29.83°N 80.55°E / 29.83; 80.55Coordinates: 29°50′N 80°33′E / 29.83°N 80.55°E / 29.83; 80.55

Country    Nepal
Zone Mahakali Zone
District Darchula District
Population (2011)
 • Total 133,464
Time zone Nepal Time (UTC+5:45)
Area code(s) +977-93

Khalanga (Darchula) is a town and Village Development Committee in Darchula District in the Mahakali Zone of western Nepal. It is the district headquarters. The town is located near the Mahakali River which is the border with Uttarakhand state, India. Indian and Nepalese nationals cross unrestricted, however there is a customs checkpoint for goods.


At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a population of 4422 people living in 809 individual households.[1]


External links

  • UN map of the municipalities of Darchula District
  • Our Official Facebook Page

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