Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Nalanda
Bihar Agricultural University, Sabour, Bhagalpur

OFFICE, DISTRICT AGRICULTURE OFFICER, Nalanda

Nalanda



 

Geographical location

Latitude

24°15’N to 25°27’N

Longitude

85°10’E to 85°56’E

Geographical Boundary

North

Patna

South  

Nawada & Gaya

East

Lakhisarai & Sheikhpura

West

Patna & Jehanabad

Climate

Average annual rainfall

903.5mm

Temperature range

4°C to 44° C

Relative humidity

30 to 95%

Demography

Total no. of sub division

3

Total no. Of  Blocks

20

Total no. of Village Panchyat

249

Total no. of revenue village

1061

Total Population Male

14,95,577

Total Population Female

13,76,946

Schedule Cast/Schedule tribe

3, 95,000

Agriculture farmers

3, 23,324

Agricultural labours

3, 80,126

Land pattern

Geographical area      

2,32,732 (ha)

Cultivable area

1,80, 157  (ha)

Barren & non-cultivable land

1,160 (ha)

Total Non.Agril. land 

85,012 (ha)

Forest area

4,640 (ha)

Total irrigated land

94,762 (ha)

Irrigation Source

Canal –from Falgu river

13,002 (ha)

Tube wells

79, 875

Wells

720

Net sown area

1, 47,720 (ha)

Area sown more than ones

32,437 (ha)