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Dhikurpokhari is a suburb and Village Development Committee in Kaski District in the Gandaki Zone of northern-central Nepal. At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a population of 7,392 persons living in 1,427 individual households.[1]


Former Village Development Committee
Dhikurpokhari is located in Nepal
Location in Nepal
Coordinates: 28°17′N 83°51′E / 28.28°N 83.85°E / 28.28; 83.85Coordinates: 28°17′N 83°51′E / 28.28°N 83.85°E / 28.28; 83.85
Country   Nepal
ZoneGandaki Zone
DistrictKaski District
 • Total7,392
Time zoneUTC+5:45 (Nepal Time)

There are views of the Annapurna range. It is the birthplace of a former Prime Minister, Prachanda.


Ward number 8 of this VDC includes the village of Paudhur. It has more than hundred households.[citation needed]

Ward number 9 of Dhikur Pokhari includes the villages Serachaur, Thulachour and Saureni. This ward has more than 200 households, among which 100 households are located in Serachaur in a dense cluster of houses. Serachaur is one of the most educated villages of this VDC. It is also the birthplace of Dr.Krishna Prasad Adhikari researcher from Oxford University.[citation needed]

Ward number 2 of this VDC is Simpali. It is also a birthplace of civil engineer Hari Prasad Subedi, who is an engineer in the Department of Roads.[citation needed]


  1. ^ "Nepal Census 2001". Nepal's Village Development Committees. Digital Himalaya. Archived from the original on 12 October 2008. Retrieved 30 September 2008.

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