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Damak City

दमक सहर
Municipality
Nickname(s): 
DMK City
Motto(s): 
"Green City, Prosperous Damak"

"हरित नगर समृद दमक"

Damak Landscape
Country  Nepal
Development Region Eastern
Province Province No. 1
Zone Mechi Zone
District Jhapa District
Area
 • Total 75.74 km2 (29.24 sq mi)
Elevation
71 m (233 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total 75,743
 • Density 1,000.04/km2 (2,590.09/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+5:45 (NST)
Postal code
57217
Area code(s) 023
Website damakmun.gov.np

Damak (Nepali: दमक) is one of the oldest municipalities in Jhapa District in Province No. 1 of Nepal. It lies between the Ratuwa River in the east and the Maawa River in the west. It is the largest city in Jhapa District as well as Mechi Zone.

Education

According to 2001 Nepal census, literacy rate of the city is 88%.

School Data

  • Primary – 1038
  • Lower Secondary – 700
  • Secondary – 1408
  • Technical School Under CTEVT – 490
  • Higher Secondary – 1500
  • Affiliated Campus – 9
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