<!-- See WikiProject Indian cities
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is a city and a municipality
in Jamui district
in the Indian state
. It is the district headquarters of Jamui district
Jamui is located at . It has an average elevation of 78 metres (255 feet
). It is surrounded by Banka district in the East, Munger district in the North-East, Lakhisarai and Shekhpura districts in the North and Nawada in the West.
The main towns in Jamui district, apart from Jamui are Laxmipur, Jhajha, Gidhaur, Mallepur, SONO, Sikandra, Chandradeep, Aliganj, Chakai and Khaira and a well known village and it is famous for an educated,rich as well as gentle and familiar bhramarpur(bhounr).The second villege in this district is amrath which is famous for (Shrine)dargah and it is famous for an educated muslim syed family.
Jamui is well connected to the rest of the country through roads and the main Delhi-Howrah rail line is only 3 kilometres away at Mallepur (the Mallepur railway station is also known as the Jamui railway station). The JayaPrakash Narayan International Airport in Patna is about 161 kilometres away and the Gaya International Airport is only 136 kilometres away. Situated along the Bihar-Jharkhand border, Jamui is dotted with hills and the small retreat town of Simultala falls within the Jhajha block, on the main Delhi-Howrah rail line. The town of Gidhaur, situated 17 kilometres away was the seat of kings during the British Raj... Read More