|Chhapra-Bihar Ka Ek-matra Website -|
|Chhapra - Siwan - Gopalganj|
Districts :Saran Division
Head Quarter :Chhapra
Population ( in , 000 )
|20,23||19,19||39,43||27, 16||5, 35||15, 45||
Chhapra, Marhowrah and Sonepur
|Blocks||Chhapra, Revelganj, Jalalpur, Manjhi, Ekma, Baniapur, Garkha, Parsa, Marhowrah, Masrakh,Taraiya, Amnour, Sonepur, Dighwara, Dariapur, Panapur, Maker, Isuapur, Nagra, Lahladpur and Nayagaon.|
|Agriculture||Paddy,Wheat, Maize , Sugar and Pulses.|
|Industry||Sugar factories ; Morton's Confectionery at Marhowrah (now sick and closed).|
|Rivers||The Ganges, Gandak and Ghaghara/Saryu.|
Jai Prakash Narayan at Sitab Diara.
World's largest animal fare, Harihar Kshetra Mela held at Sonepur. Hundreds of thousands people take a holy dip
at the confluence of The Ganges and Gandak on Kartik Purnima ( this year it is on
10th Nov., 2011 ). Hajipur,in Vaishali district ,is across the river Gandak. Patna is 70 Km.
away from Chhapra and well linked by road and railway . A 5.5 K.M. long road bridge, Gandhi Setu
over the river Ganges connects Patna and Chhapra.