Jan 27, 2022

Jugal Rural Municipality situates northern part of the Sindhupalchowk district.  Jugal Rural Municipality was formed by combining then Selang, Golche, Gumba, Baramchi, Hagam and Patlang VDCs. The Rural municipality has total area of 273.62 square kilo meter and is divided into 7 wards. Bhotekoshi rural municipality and Barhabishe municipality lies in the east of Jugal Rural municipality. Similarly, this rural municipality is surrounded by Panchpokhari Thanpal municipality in the west, Nepal-China boarder in the north and Balephi and Chautara Saghachowkgadhi rural municipality in the south. The geography of this Rural municipality includes naturally decorated high hills snow mountains, and cold weather. Jugal  rural municipality has the total population of 19,231 consisting male population 9,581 and female population of 9,650 as of Census of Nepal 2011. There are 3,941 households in Jugal  rural municipality.

This rural municipality is named after the famous mountain of Nepal ‘Jugal’ This Jugal rural municipality is ironic in water resources, herbs, tourism and natural beauty. There are 10 hydropower project in Jugal rural municipality. Business, livestock farming, Tourism small and cottage industries, service and employment are source of income of this rural municipality. Potato, wheat, corn, rice, millet, herbs etc. are the major crops of this rural municipality. Tamang, Sherpa, Lama Newar, Brahamin, Kshetri, etc. are the major ethnic group of this rural municipality.

Mr. Hom Narayan Shrestha and Mrs. Srijana Tamang are the chairman and vice chairman of the Jugal rural municipality. The rural municipality office is situated in Baramchi, Sindhupalchowk.