Jayanti, Alipurduar

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Jayanti is a small forest village within Buxa Tiger Reserve in Alipurduar district of West Bengal, India. It is located along the Jayanti River, forming a natural border with the Bhutan hills. It is popular with hikers for its views of the surrounding landscape and wild fountains.[1] A 13 km trek from Buxaduar to Jayanti passes through the dense forest of the Buxa Tiger Reserve.[2]

Jayanti

Jainti
Hills Come Village
Jayanti hills
Jayanti hills
Jayanti is located in West Bengal
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Jayanti
Location in West Bengal, India
Jayanti is located in India
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Jayanti
Jayanti (India)
Coordinates: 26°41′N 89°42′E / 26.69°N 89.70°E / 26.69; 89.70Coordinates: 26°41′N 89°42′E / 26.69°N 89.70°E / 26.69; 89.70
Country India
StateWest Bengal
DistrictAlipurduar
Government
 • TypePanchayati raj (India)
 • BodyGram panchayat
Languages
 • OfficialBengali, English
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
ISO 3166 codeIN-WB
Vehicle registrationWB
Nearest cityAlipurduar
Lok Sabha constituencyAlipurduar
Websitewb.gov.in

Jayanti also features a stalactite cave known as the Mahakal cave.[3]

The nearest railway station is Rajabhatkhawa on the New Jalpaiguri-Alipurduar-Samuktala Road Line.

The Jayanti river

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Buxa Tiger Reserve". 2002. Archived from the original on 25 October 2009. Retrieved 1 February 2009.
  2. ^ "Buxa Tiger Reserve: Jayanti". Archived from the original on 23 April 2012. Retrieved 1 February 2009.
  3. ^ "Buxa National Park & Tiger Reserve". Retrieved 1 February 2009.

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