Indian team in Nepal to prepare for Prez Mukherjee’s visit

Posted on: Thursday, Oct 20, 2016

He is also scheduled to lay the foundation for a portion of the Hulaki Road ( Postal Road) in Janakpur, which is part of a flagship project to build more than 1,700 km of roads in Nepal’s Terai region. President Bhandari will visit Janakpur to oversee …

About Mithila

Mithila is an ancient cultural region of South Nepal and North India lying between the lower ranges of the Himalayas and the Ganges River. The Nepal border cuts across the top fringe of this region. The Gandak and Kosi Rivers are rough western and eastern boundaries of Mithila. The Ramayana records a dynastic marriage between Prince Rama of Ayodhya and Sita, the daughter of Raja Janak of Mithila. The town of Janakpur, in the northern Nepali section of Mithila, is believed to be Janak's old capital.