Jan 31, 2022

Bareng Rural Municipality is situated at mid-south part of Baglung district, Gandaki province. This Rural Municipality was established in 2073 B.S. It combines then Dhullu Banskot, Hugdishir, Salyan, Bataka Chaur and Sukhaura Village Development Committees. This Rural Municipality is surrounded by Jaimini Municipality from east, Galkot Municipality from west and north and Gulmi district from south. This is named after old residence Bareng bazaar, which lies under this area. This local unit is divided into 5 wards. Sagdi Satyawati temple is popular Hindu destination that lies under this Rural Municipality.

Population of Bareng Rural Municipality is 14,511 covering 3,241 households as per the census 2011. Population of female is 8,328 and male is 6,183. Ward number two is most populated ward. This local unit covers 94.06 kilometer square area. Most of the land is covered by forest and farming area. There are about nine ethnic groups residing under this local unit. Among them Magar constitute largest population with 35% followed by Brahmin, and Sarki. Most of the people (95%) speak Nepali language followed by Magar and Gurung. 72% people are literate. Farming and foreign employment are major source of income. Number of tourism and religious destinations like Satyawati temple, Barahakot, Koude are attraction of many people.

Mr. Krishna Prasad Sharma is Chairperson and Ms. Dil Kumari Pun is Vice-chairperson of Bareng Rural Municipality. Total number of local representatives is 27. Bareng bazaar Hugdishir, ward number two is the center of this local unit. Number of employees working under this local unit is 16.