Devtal Rural Municipality is situated at mid-south part of Bara district, Province number two. This Rural Municipality was established in 2073 B.S. by combining then Badkiphubariya, Pipraradhigoth, Dakshin Jhitkaiya, Piparpatijabti and Rauwahi Village Development Committees. This local unit is divided into seven wards. This Rural Municipality is surrounded Kalaiya Municipality from north and west, Mahagadhimai Municipality from east and Suwarna Rural Municipality and Indian border from south.
As per the census 2011, total population of this Rural Municipality is 23,223. Most populated ward is ward number two. This covers total area of 23.31 kilometer square. Hindu and Muslim are major religions followed by people and Bhojpuri, Maithali, Tharu and Nepali are major language spoken. Agriculture is major occupation though most of the farming land lacks irrigation facility. This local unit is connected with road network and most of the households have electricity access.
Mr. Chandan Shingh is Chairperson and Ms. Rampati Devi Mahato is Vice-chairperson of this Rural Municipality. Pripathi Godh bazaar is center of this local unit. Total number of staffs working under this local unit is 19.