Barhadashi Rural Municipality lies in southern side of Jhapa district under Province No. 1. With an area of 80.04 square kilometers, this Gaunpalika has the total population of 39,622 as of Census of Nepal 2011.

Three former VDCs, Rajgadh, Chakchaki and Dangibari were merged to form this Gaunpalika. It has 7 wards and and the headquarters of this new rural municipality is Chakchaki.

This Gaunpalika is linked with Kachankawal Gaunpalika towards the east and Jhapa Gaunpalika towards the west. Similarly, it shares northern border with Haldiwari Gaunpalika and Birtamod and Kankai Gaunpalika in the south.

This Gaunpalika elevates from 77 meter to 123 meter from the sea level.

The people living within this Gaunpalika represent diverse ethnicity and religious groups. While majorities of the population are into agriculture, some are also engaged in business for their livelihood.

There are 16 community and 13 institutional schools in this Gaunpalika. Similarly, it also has 5 health posts.

Khadga Prashad Rajbanshi is the Chairman of this Gaunpalika and the name of the Vice-Chairperson is Ratna Rajbanshi.

The table below shows the current law, procedures and guidelines active in Bahradashi Rural Municipality.


Table 1. List of laws, procedures and guidelines adopted by Bahradashi Rural Municipality:

Name of the laws Date of authentication Links
1.     Allocation Act-2077 2077/3/30
2.     Economic Act – 2077 2077/3/30
3.     Market Monitoring Directive-2076
4.     Allocation Act-2077 2076/3/31
5.     Economic Act-2076 2076/3/31
6.     Procedure for Managing Human Resources in Contract in the Local Level-2076 2076/2/26
7.     Procedure Regarding the Publication of Local Gazette-2076 2076/2/13
8.     Consumers’ Group Formation Procedure-2074 2074/9/14
9.     Account Committee Operation Procedure-2075 2075/3/32

Fiscal Profile:

Table on fiscal profile of Bahradashi Gaunpalika :

Year 2018/19 2019/20 2020/21
Total Budget 310,159,180 414,433,323
Conditional Grants 114,100,000
Special Grants
Equalization Grants
Complementary Grants