Sheikhpura District of Bihar
is spread over an area of 689 sq km. The population is 400,000. Its headquarters is Sheikhpura
. This district is divided into six blocks namely Ariari, Sheikhpura, Barbigha
, Ghatkusumba, Chebara, and Shekhopur Sarai.
Paddy, wheat and lentils are the main crops. The Ganges, Mohane, Harohar and Kiul are the important rivers.