According to the 2001 census of Nepal it has a population of 112,484, there are several languages spoken in the town including Bhojpuri, Nepali, Maithili, Newari, Marwari and Hindi. It is the biggest city in Narayani Zone and is a headquarter of Parsa District.
Birganj is a major business centre of Nepal, especially for trade with India. Important industries are sugar refinery, cigarette manufacture and fish-breeding.
Bangladesh Chhatra League of Birganj University College, Dinajpur brought out a procession on the campus on Saturday protesting countrywide BNP-Jamaat's violence including hartal.
Sep 27, 2011; Bangladesh, Sept. 26 -- Bangladesh Chhatra League of birganj University College, Dinajpur brought out a procession on the...