Jamalpur District: A to Z information

Jamalpur is a district of mymensingh division. The jamalpur zilla is an important market center of rice, sugarcane, jute, tobacco and mustard produced in the region. It has one railway station and three dakbungalows. The major exports to the city are jute, tobacco, mustard, peanuts, leather, eggs, pulses, betel leaf and handicrafts. Nakshi Kantha is famous a traditional profession among Bangladeshi people.

There are many historical things which are related to jamalpur district. Now people travel here to see its historical places. Even this district is connected with other zillas for business purposes. The communication system is also improved of this district. So anyone can access here fro business or other needs.

Focus Points About Jamalpur District:

Name Of  District Jamalpur District
Established in 1978
Division Mymensingh Division
Area 2031.98 square kilometers
Language Bangla & Regional Language
Population Total 2107209; male 1075694, female 1031515
Population density 1040 per sq km
Annual growth rate 1.56%
Sex ratio 100:2
Number of voters:
Literacy rate 31.9
School attendance 50%
Religion Muslim 2067685, Hindu 37449, Buddhist 848, Christian 66 and others 1161
Ethnic communities garo, Bangshi, hajong, Hodi, Kurmi and Mal
Boundary by Meghalaya State of India, Kurigram and Sherpur districts on the north, Tangail district on the south, Mymensingh and Sherpur districts on the east, jamuna river, Bogra, Sirajganj and Gaibandha districts on the west
Weather: Annual average temperature of this district is 26.0 °C
Major rivers Jamuna, old brahmaputra, Jhenai, Banar, Jirjira, Chhatal.
Major Crops Jute, tobacco, mustard seed, peanut, leather, egg, pulse, betel leaf and handicrafts.
Major Fruits paddy, jute, sugarcane, mustard seed, wheat, potato, garlic, cabbage, cauliflower, brinjal, varieties of pulse and vegetables
Postal code 2000
Area Code: 981
Dialling Code: +880 981

List of upazilas:

Name of Upazila Total Area
Islampur 343.02
Jamalpur Sadar 489.56
Dewanganj 266.59
Bakshiganj 204.30
Madarganj 225.38
Melandaha 239.65
Sarishabari 263.48

 Tourist Places:

Neelkuthi at village Tartapara (nearly reined, in Madarganj Upazila), Narapara Fort (Sharishabari Upazila), Radhanath Jeu Mandir, Sholakuri Hill at Nandina, Ranipukur Dighi at Sreepur, Harish Chandra Dighi at Chandra (Jamalpur Sadar Upazila), Kuthibari of Pradyut Thakur (Islampur Upazila), garo hills (Bakshiganj Upazila). [Samar Pal]

Famous people:

Name of People Why Famous?
Literature Abdullah Al Mamun
Parliament Member  Jamalpur-1

Abul Kalam Azad

Bangladesh Awami League

Jamalpur-2

Md. Faridul Haque Khan

Bangladesh Awami League

Jamalpur-3

Mirza Azam

Bangladesh Awami League

Jamalpur-4

Md. Mamunoor Rashid

Jatiya Party

Jamalpur-5

Md. Rezaul Karim Hira

Bangladesh Awami League

Freedom Fighter Khoka
Politician Anwar Hossain
Journalist and Writer Amjad Hossain
Poet Khondakar Ashraf Hossain
Footballer Ahmed Kabir
Actor Anwar Hossain
Actress Farzana Akter
Scientist Amanullah Kabir
Researcher Md Monwar Hossain
Historian Syed ikram

Newspapers:

Daily Janabangla, Pallir Alo
Weekly Sachetan Kantha, Purba Katha, Jamalpur Sambad, Janak, Jamalpur Satdin, Jagat, Nabatan, Jhenai, Urmee Bangla, Jamalpur Barta, Kalakal, Mukta Alo, Gangchil;
Monthly Pallimangal (1922), Hanifi (1903), Jamalpur Barta, Pallibani, Silpa-Sahityapatra.

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