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Baksa District : Assam

About District

Baksa district is located in North-Western part of Assam with the district headquarter at Mushalpur. The district shares the privilege of being the International Boundary with Bhutan in the North with a mixed topography of plains and foot hills. The gentle and gradual slopes can be seen stretching from the foot hill of Bhutan and reaching out to the southern tips of Barpeta, Nalbari and Kamrup district. The East and Western boundaries of the district repectively shares with the neighbouring district of Odalguri (Earlier Udalguri) or Chirang. The Geographical area of the District is 2400 Sq. Km. and the total population is 9,50,075 as per 2011 census. There are three sub-divisions, six Revenue Circles and fifteen Development Blocks in the district. The vegetation of the district is characterized mainly by lush green forest and varieties of flora and fauna. Manas National Park stands out as the glaring example of this bio-diversified feature of the district. The Baksa district is inhabited by mainly Bodo-Kachari, Assamese, Sarania-Kachari, Koch-Rajbonshi, Adibashi(Tea Tribe), Nepali, Bengali and religious minorities. The world famous Manas National Park, Manas Soushi Khongkhor, Moina Pukhuri and Bogamati are the main places of tourist interest in the districtdfasdf.

District Administration


District at a Glance

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