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About Banka District (Banka Jila)

Banka, one of the 38 districts of the state of Bihar, has its headquarter in Banka town. Banka district comes under Bhagalpur division which is one of the 9 divisions of Bihar. This district was the largest sub-division of Bhagalpur before it was eastablished on 21st February 1991. Banka district consists of 2 municipalities (Banka and Amarpur) and 11 blocks.

Vidhan Sabha in Banka District, Bihar

Amarpur, Dhoraiya, Banka, Katoria, Belhar are vidhan sabha in Banka district.

How to reach Banka, Bihar ?

Banka is well connected by rail route, from Patna, the capital of Bihar, a large number of trains go to Banka. Similarly, you can also use the road and air route to reach Banca. It is 258 kilometers from the capital Patna to the Banka.

Banka district at a glance

RegionSouth Bihar
Population20 Lakhs
Literacy Rate58%
Area3,020 kmĀ²
Member of Parliament(MP)Giridhari Yadav (JDU)
No. of Blocks11
No. of Sub-divisions1
No. Villages2000
Key HighlightsVillage Asauta, Jesth Gour Math, Lakshdeepa Temple, Shravani Mela
Data updated on April, 2021

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