<!-- See WikiProject Indian cities
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(, ) is a city and a notified area in Nalanda district
in the Indian state
Islampur is located at . It is situated at a distance of 65 kilometres from Patna, the state capital of Bihar. It has an average elevation of 63 metres (206 feet).
Islampur is not a "City". Politically and demographically it is something between a town and a village which is called a Notified Area. Islampur has a Nagar Palika (Municipal Council). Islampur is also known as Islampur Nagar Panchayat.
Places of Interest
There is a very ancient monument
called Dilli Darbaar or Bauli Bagh, probably built by Moghals
. Apart from this, a very old pond is situated here which is popularly called Pakki Talao. Surya Mandir, Maa Durga Shaktipeeth, Projanibaag are other important places for the purpose of sightseeing.Now, An old hospital situated at Shivpuri is known as Ghost's house. Many people come and visit with terror and Interest.2
--Ayodhya Thakurbadi ( Rana Pratap Nagar )
It is situated between great places of ancient civilization particularly Hindu
. Bodh Gaya
and Raaj Ghrih (or Rajgir
) are very near to the city.
Islampur had Small gauge railway line since 1922s which recently has been converted into broad gauge
line and is connected directly to the Delhi
by Magadh Express
.A new train Hatiya-patna-Islampur intercity 3252... Read More