Kumai is a Village in Kumai Bhadon Panchayat in Gaurabauram Block of Darbhanga district in the Indian state of Bihar. It is located 54 KM towards East from District head quarters Darbhanga. 146 KM from State capital Patna. Its Pin code is 847103, Std Code is 06242 and postal head office is Biraul. Boundaries of the village is:-
Area & Population
The village is spread over 600 acre. Total Number of household is approx 1700 consisting of 6232 voters and population of 15000 approx divided into 12 wards. Maximum population are dependent on Agriculture and produces mainly two crops Wheat and Peddy. Literacy Rate of the village is 54% approx but have produced number of higher qualifications including 3 MBBS, 2 Chartered Accountant, 15 Engineers and an ASM.
Representing the India's culture of unity in diversity, it has two religion Hindu and Muslim consisting of different cast like teli, poddar, kayasth, naai, yadav, carpenter, kurmi, rajput, chamar, dusadh, mallah, paasi, halwai, dom in the Hindu and shekh, kujra, dhuniya in muslim.
MP of the area is Kirti Azad, MLA of the area is Madan Sahni, Zila Parishad of the area is Abul Khair, Panchayat Samiti member of the area is Manoj Sharma.
The Mukhiya of Village panchayat is Mrs. Ratan Devi and Sarpanch of the village is Mrs. Aisa Mashkur.
There are five schools and 7 Anganwadi Kendra in the Gram Panchayat. Rajkiya Utkramit Madhya Vidyalay (Kumai) (Hindi), Rajkiya Prathmik vidyalay Maktab (Kumai) (Urdu), Rajkiya Prathmik Vidyalay (Vinovanagar, Bhadaun), Rajkiya Madhya Vidyalay (Bhadaun), Navsrijit Vidyalay (Islamnagar, Kumai)
There are around 10 pond in the Gram Panchayat namely Anhri, Makhnahi, Singrahi, Chamrahi, Navki, Mathahi in Kumai and Bhaujahi, Khawn Phokhar, Painpiwi, Nansukh in Bhadaun.
There are 3 Mosque in the village and more than 10 temples in the Gram Panchayat. Bhagwati Sthan (Durga Sthan) is one of the famous temple campus in the village containing Hanuman Mandir, Salhesh Mandir, Kaaru Baba Mandir, where various religious functions are organised on regular intervals including annual celebration of Durga Puja (Navratri). Apart from above Bhramha Sthan, Langota Baba, Kaali Madir, Bhagwati Sthan, Shivalay are also the temples in the Panchayat. Interestingly, there are five temples of lord Hanuman (Bajrangbali)
There is one government hospital in the village. Apart from government hospital, there are 8 medical practitioners without degrees. There is a Bank (State Bank of India) also in the village near Panchayat Bhawan, branch name bearing Nari Bhadaun.
Block Name : Gaurabauram
District : Darbhanga
State : Bihar
Division : Darbhanga
Language : Maithili and Hindi, Urdu, English
Time zone: IST (UTC+5:30)
Elevation / Altitude: 79 meters. Above Seal level
Telephone Code / Std Code: 06242
Pin Code : 847103
Postal HQ: Benipur