TyamkeMaiyun Rural Municipality is located in Province No. 1, towards 28 km west from the Bhojpur district headquarters. The area where this gaunpalika is situated used to be known as 4 number killa during the mediaeval time. It is hence, this gaunpalika has a historical significance. Due to its connectivity with Mid Hill Highway resulting in easiness to reach to country’s capital Kathmandu, this place also has higher tourism potential.
The name of this rural municipality was chosen to represent and popularize two of the hillocks –Tyamke and Maiyun– that lie in within its territory.Bhojpur Municipality lies in the east of this gaunpalika while Ramprasad Rai Gaunpalika shares border with this gaunpalika in the south. Similarly, Khotanggaunpalika is connected in the west and Sakelagaunpalika, Khotang is linked towards the north. It was constituted by merging the then 8 VDCs including, Timma, Chinamakhu, Annapurna, Nagi, Khawa, Kot, Gogane and Lekhark.
Tamke hillock, Chakhewa hillock, Maiyun hillock, Majuwa Pond, Hansh Pond as well as Mahivar waterfall, Sawa waterfall, Panchi waterfall and Maksha waterfall offers temptation to the both domestic and foreign tourists.
This gaunpalika is also very rich when it comes to wild lives and bio-diversity while Annapurna Bharuchowk dada offers a very scenic view for travelers. At the same time, with its Pipuwa River, Hinkhuwa River, Yangtang River and Wamchile River, this gaunpalika is very resourceful in water.
Among the total population of 17,911, a majority of people are engaged in agriculture while some are also involved inIndian and British Army force. Talking about the demographics, this gaunpalika is a mixed and patriarchy and dominated by Hindu and Kirat followers. The settlement pattern of this area is scattered posing challenged for development works to initiate.
This municipality with the area of 173.41 sq meter has a total altitude of 3,300 meter. This gaunpalika is divided into nine wards to simplify its administrative affairs.
Table 1. List of laws, procedures and guidelines adopted by TyamkeMaiyun Rural Municipality:
Table on fiscal profile of TyamkeMaiyun Rural Municipality :