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by Sumit Chourasia | Feb 22, 2019 | Category :travel

Top Places to visit in Siwan, Bihar

Top Places to visit in Siwan, Bihar

<p>Siwan is a city and the district headquarters of the Siwan district in the Indian state of Bihar. It is also block headquarter of Siwan block. It is one out of three municipalities located in Siwan district which is Nagar Parishad, the two other municipalities are Nagar Panchayat. It is located close to Uttar Pradesh. The town is known for its great past especially for First President of Indian Republic who belonged to Ziradei.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Siwan Nagar Parishad is a part of Siwan Block, which consists 1 Nagar Parishad and many villages. Siwan Block is one of 13 blocks situated in Siwan Subdivision of Siwan District. [2]</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>The total area of the city is 13.05 square kilometres (5.04 sq mi) and the total population of city is 135066 as of 2011 Census of India. The city is divided into 38 wards.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Siwan district is one of the districts of Bihar state, India. Siwan town is the administrative headquarters of this district. Siwan district is a part of Saran Division since 1972. The district was previously also known as Aliganj Siwan after the name of Raja Ali Bux Khan. Siwan has historical and mythological importance attached to it. Member of Parliament from Siwan is Om Prakash Yadav.[1]</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>The district occupies an area of 2,219 square kilometres (857 sq mi).</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Geography and climate</p> <p>Siwan city is located at coordinates 26.22&deg;N 84.36&deg;E Latitude and longitude. It has an average elevation of 72 metres (236 ft).[5] Daha River, which is a small river, which floods in rainy season pass through the west of the town. The river dry up during summer. Daha river is the most polluted river of Siwan district.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>The weather of Siwan is mild and generally warm and temperate. This climate is considered to be Cwa according to the K&ouml;ppen-Geiger climate classification.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Education</p> <p>The total population of siwan city is 135,066, in which about 80% people are educated.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>There are a number of middle schools, high schools and colleges available in Siwan.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Colleges</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Daroga Prasad Ray Degree College</p> <p>There are a number of colleges in Siwan</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Rajendra Kishori B Ed College Of Education</p> <p>Z A Islamia PG College</p> <p>Dayanad Ayurved College and Hospital</p> <p>Dayanand Anglo Vedic College</p> <p>Janki Pt Mohanlal Pathak Sanskrit College</p> <p>Swami Karmdeo Purushottam Giri Sanskrit College</p> <p>Baidyanath Pandey Arya Sanskrit College</p> <p>Narayan College</p> <p>DAV PG College</p> <p>Z H Unani Medical College</p> <p>Daroga Prasad Ray Degree College</p> <p>Siwan Engineering &amp; Technical Institute</p> <p>Raja Singh College</p> <p>Vidya Bhawan Mahila Mahavidyalaya</p> <p>Mangla Kamla Homoeopathic Medical College Hospital</p> <p>source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Siwan_district</p>

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