Darbhanga is the fifth largest city in Indian state of Bihar. A sub metropolitan city of North Bihar and municipal corporation in Bihar, India, with a population of nearly 4 lakh people. It is the headquarters of Darbhanga district and Darbhanga division. Darbhanga is a rapidly developing city and is the cultural hub of Mithila. Darbhanga is biggest medical hub of North Bihar after Patna and will have a software technology park soon. A green signal has been given by Ministry of Communications and Information Technology of Indian Government. Historically, it had the seating of Darbhanga Raj and became the capital of the Mithila region.