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Eastern Nepal
     

Eastern Nepal is the easterly region of Nepal, covering east, north and southern part of eastern Nepal. It consist of 14 districts of Province No. 1, and covers an area of 25,905 Sqkm. The highest point is Mt. Everest (8,848 m) and the lowest point is Kechana (58 m).



Eastern Nepal prior to Septermber 2015 was made of 16 districts of Mechi, Koshi and Sagarmatha zone. Mechi Zone: Panchthar District, Taplejung District, Ilam District and Jhapa District. Koshi Zone: Bhojpur District, Morang District, Sankhuwasabha District, Dhankuta District, Sunsari District and Terhathum District. Sagarmatha Zone: Solukhumbu District, Khotang District, Okhaldhunga District, Udayapur District, Siraha District and Saptari District, covered an area of 28,456 Sqkm. After September 2015, when Nepal adopted new constitution of Nepal 2015, Nepal also adopted new internal and regional boundaries of Nepal. As a result Eastern Nepal or Province No. 1's area changed from 28,456 Sqkm to 25,905 Sqkm, when 2 districts of Eastern Nepal, Siraha and Saptari was taken from Eastern Nepal and included in Province No. 2.


Districts: Panchathar, Taplejung, Ilam, Jhapa, Bhojpur, Morang, Sankhuwasabha, Dhankuta, Sunsari, Terhathum, Solukhubmu, Khotang, Okhaldhunga, Udayapur

Towns & Cities: Tarahara, Dharan, Itahari, Damak, Biratnagar, Dhankuta, Bhadrapur, Mechinagar, Ilam, Duhabi, Inuruwa, Gaighat, Taplejung, Diktel, Okhaldhunga, Bhojpur, Urlabari, Belbari, Sundar Haraincha, Barahachettra, Pathari Sanischare, Arjundhara, Suryodaya, Katari, Ratuwamai

Rivers & Lakes: Koshi, Arun, Tamur, Dudh Koshi, Mai, Kankai, Mechi, Budhi, Dance Khola, Ratuwa, Tarahara Khola, Triyuga, Sankhuwa, Sisiwa Sabaya Pekuwa Ra Khola, Tap Khola, Sunsari Khola, Nishane Khola, Seuti

Places: Namje, Bhedetar, Namaste Jharna, Koshi Tappu, Betana, Taltaliya, Tinjhure, Gufa Pokhari,

Mountains: Mt. Everest, Kanchanjunga, Lhotse, Makalu, Cho Oyu, Gyachung Kang, Nuptse, Jannu, Kabru, Kirat Chuli, Nangpai Gosum, Chamlang, Pumori, Baruntse, Ama Dablam, Kangtega, Cho Polu, Lingtren, Num Ri, Khumbutse, Thamserku, Pangboche, Taboche, Mera Peak, Cholatse, Kusum Kangguru, Ombigaichan, Kongde Ri, Imja Tse, Lobuche, Nirekha, Pokalde, Mount Khumbila, Kala Patthar, Gokyo Ri

Roads & Highways: Mechi Highway, Koshi Highway, Sagarmatha Highway, East West Highway

Parks & Reserves: Sagarmatha National Park, Makalu Barun National Park, Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve, Kanchanjunga Conservation Area, Gokyo Lakes, Mai Pokhari, Betana Wetland

Ecomony: Agriculture, Tourism, Service, Real Estate, Business, Factories/Production

Airports: Bhojpur Airport, Biratnagar Airport, Kangel Danda Airport, Kangel, Man Maya Airport, Khanidanda, Thamkharka Airport, Lamidanda Airport Tenzing-Hillary Airport, Lukla Phaplu Airport Rumjatar Airport Syangboche Airport Taplejung Airport Tumplingtar Airport Bhadrapur Airport





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