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India helps Nepal install 2,700 shallow tube wells

Posted on: Thursday, Jan 19, 2017

In an effort to impart growth to Nepal’s agricultural sector through enhanced facilities, India has assisted the Himalayan nation install 2, 700 shallow tubewells to meet irrigation needs in the Terai region. The project has been implemented in Saptari …

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.