Kosi Zone

former administrative zone of Nepal

Koshi is one of the fourteen zones of Nepal.[1] The headquarters of Koshi Zone is Biratnagar. It is also its largest city. Other major cities of Koshi Zone are Inaruwa, Dharan, Dhankuta and Itahari. Its main rivers are the Arun, Tamor, and Sapta Koshi. Koshi has six districts. These are Bhojpur, Dhankuta, Morang, Sankhuwasabha, Sunsari and Terhathum.[2]

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 • Total2,335,047
Time zoneUTC+5:45 (Nepal Time)
District Type Headquarters
Bhojpur Hill Bhojpur
Dhankuta Hill Dhankuta
Morang Terai Biratnagar
Sankhuwasabha Mountain Khandbari
Sunsari Terai Inaruwa
Terhathum Hill Myanglung

Famous Religious PlacesEdit

  • Pindeswari Temple, Dharan
  • Buda Subba, Dharan
  • Panchakanya Temple, Dharan
  • Bishnupaduka, Dharan
  • Kali Mandir, Biratnagar

Related pagesEdit


  1. "Koshi, Nepal". Thulung Photo.com. Archived from the original on 14 February 2016. Retrieved 20 August 2015.
  2. "Kosi Zone in Nepal". Visit Nepal. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 20 August 2015.