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Nokha,is a city and a notified area in Rohtas district in the Indian state of Bihar. The economic situation of this region is mainly dependent on parboiled rice processed by number of rice mills in this area. Nokha had a population of 22,338. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Nokha has an average literacy rate of 53%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 64%, and female literacy is 42%. In Nokha, 18% of the population is under 6 years of age. Nokha is famous in Bihar as a major center for production of parboiled rice though the number of rice mills are decreasing gradually. However, rice milling still continues to be a major economic activities. The economic activities are also getting diversified. With increasing awareness, education is getting a thrust and Nokha has now professionals like engineers, physicians and surgeons, teachers and public servants.