Dhunche is the administrative seat of Rasuwa District in Bagmati Zone, . It is located at an altitude of 2,030 metres. At the time of the 2001 Nepal census it had a population of 2,535 people residing in 604 individual households.To promote local culture Dhunche has one FM radio station, Radio Rasuwa - 102.1 MHz, which is a community radio station.

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is a village development committee in Rasuwa District in the Bagmati Zone of northern . is situated 6 km northwest of Dhunche.


28.1122° or 28° 6' 43.9" north
85.2972° or 85° 17' 50.1" east
1967 metres (6453 feet)
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  • Cebuano: Dhunche
  • Dutch: Dhunche
  • French: Dhunche
  • German: Dhunche
  • Hindi: धुन्चे
  • Italian: Dhunche
  • Japanese: ドゥンチェ
  • Maithili: धुन्चे
  • Nepali: धुन्चे
  • Newari: धुन्चे
  • Polish: Dhunche
  • Portuguese: Dhunche
  • Russian: Дхунче
  • Urdu: دھونچے

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