Ministry of Forest and Environment
Department of Plant Resources
Plant Research Centre, Dhanusha
Dhanusa District, a part of Janakpur Zone, is one of the seventy-seven districts of Nepal. The district covers an area of 1,180km² and has a population (2001) of 671,364. It lies in the Province No. 2 of Nepal. Also famous as a cultural center, the city attracts many Hindu pilgrims during festivals from both Nepal and India.