Hupsekot Rural Municipality is situated at mid-west part of Nawalparasi district, Gandaki province. This Rural Municipality was established in 2073 B.S. It combines then Hupsekot Deurali and Dhauwadi Village Development Committees. This Rural Municipality is surrounded by Kawasoti and Devchuli Municipalities from east, Madhyabindu Municipality and Palpa district from west, Bungdikali Rural Municipality from north and Kawasoti and Madhyabindu Municipalities from south. This local unit is divided into six wards. This is named after the name of place Hupsekot. Popular Dhauwadi iron minerals are lies under this Rural Municipality.

Population of Hupsekot Rural Municipality is 25,065 with 4,588 households as per the census 2011.  Population of male is 11,272 and female is 13,793. Ward number four is most populated ward. This local unit covers 189.21 kilometer square area. Most of the land is covered by forest and farming. There are about 12 ethnic groups residing under this local unit. Among them Magar constitute largest population of 63.82% followed Brahman, Kami and Thakuri. Most of the people speak Magar language (59.15%) followed by Nepali and Tharu. Farming is major occupation of people residing under this rural municipality. Paddy, maize, wheat and different fruits and vegetables are crops that could be cultivated. Animal husbandry substitutes the agriculture. Foreign employment, service and trade are other occupations. Most of the people have electricity and road access.

  1. Laxmi Devi Pandey is Chairperson and Ms. Swatantra Kopila Malla is Vice-chairperson of Hupsekot Rural Municipality. Total number of local representatives is 32. Total number of staff working under this Rural Municipality is 23.