Sandakpur is a rural municipality out of six rural municipality located in Ilam district. There are a total of 10 municipalities in Ilam in which 4 are urban and 6 are rural.
Sandakpur has an area of 156.01 square kilometres and the total population of the municipality is 16,065 as of census 2011. Maimajhuwa, Mabu, Sulubung, Maipokhari and Jamuna, previously were all separate Village Development Committees were merged to form this new local level body. The rural municipality is divided into total 5 wards and the headquarter of this newly formed rural municipality is situated in Maipokhari.
Udaya Rai is the Chairman of this gaunpalika and Shova Prajuli is the Vice-Chairperson.
The table below shows the current law, procedures and guidelines active in Sandakpur Rural Municipality.
Table 1. List of laws, procedures and guidelines adopted by Sandakpur Rural Municipality :
Table on fiscal profile of Sandakpur Rural Municipality: