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Which of the following cities is located in the eastern most of Bihar?
1.  Bhagalpur
2. Katihar
3. Patna
4. Purnia

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Correct Answer - Option 2 : Katihar

The correct answer is Katihar.

  • Katihar city is located in the easternmost part of Bihar.
  • Bihar is bordered by Nepal in the north, Jharkhand in the south, West Bengal in the east, and Uttar Pradesh in the west.

  • This city located in the eastern part of Bihar state.
  • This district, which was previously part of the Mithila region. Now Katihar district carved out from the Purnia district also. 
  • Mithila  (also called Kingdom of the Videhas) first settled by Indo-Aryan peoples who established the Mithila Kingdom.

State Bihar
Formation 22 March 1912
Chief Minister Nitish Kumar
Capital  Patna
Governor Phagu Chauhan
Districts 38
Headquarters Patna city

Bicameral (Council 75 seats)

Assembly(243 seats)

Area (Total) 94,163(km) (36,557 (sq mi)
Population (2011) total 104,099,452
Density 1,102/km (2850 sq/mi)
Literacy rate 63.82%
Sex Ratio 918
Lok Sabha Constituencies 40 seats
Rajya Sabha Constituencies 16 seats
High court Patna high court

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