Magura District: A to Z information 2020 [Updated]

Magura is a popular district of Khulna Division. This district is situated in southwestern part of Khulna. There are some districts situated around magura. The districts are Rajbari district on the north, Jessore and Narail districts on the south, Faridpur district on the east, Jhenaidah district on the west.

The magura district is well-known among the tourists. There are many historical places to visit here. The communication system is also developed of this district.

This is only for the reason of its being connected with Khulna division. Most of the people do business deals here all the year round.

Magura District Focus Point: 

Name Of  District Magura District
Established in 1945
Division Khulna Division
Area 1048.61 square kilometers
Language Bangla & Regional
Population Total 824311; male 420907, female 403404
Population density 786
Annual growth rate 2.12%
Sex ratio 100:1
Number of voters: 5,34,115
Literacy rate 44.8%
School attendance 36%
Religion Muslim 664937, Hindu 158685, Buddhist 342, Christian 21 and others 326
Ethnic communities not available here
Boundary by Rajbari district on the north, Jessore and Narail districts on the south, Faridpur district on the east and Jhenaidah district on the west
Weather: Annual average temperature of this district is 26.3 °C
Major rivers Gorai, Madhumati, Nabaganga and Fatki; Ramsagar and Bural Baor are notable.
Major Crops Paddy(Rice), Jute(The golden fibre of Bangladesh), Onion, potato, wheat, Green Chilli(moris), sugarcane, Garlic
Major Fruits Mango(Aam), Jackfruit(Kathal), Banana, guava, papaya(Pepe), Coconut(Narkel), Litchi(Lichu), Lemon(Lebu), Watermelon(Tormuj), bel, date, tetul
Tourist Places Raza Sitaram Palace, Bhater Vita, Bhater Vita, Ichakhada Neelkuthi, Ichakhada Neelkuthi, Sreepur Jomidar Bari, Sreepur Jomidar Bari, Arpara Eco Park, Arpara Eco Park, Tomb of Pir Mokarram Ali, Tomb of Pir Mokarram Ali
Postal code 7600
Area Code: 488
Dialling Code: +880 488

List of upazilas:

Name of Upazila Total Area
Magura Sadar 406.50
Mohammadpur 234.29
Shalikha 228.64
Sreepur 179.18

 Famous people:

Name of People Why Famous?
Literature Farrukh Ahmad
Parliament Member  Magura -1

A T M Abdul Wahab

Bangladesh Awami League

Magura -2

Shri Biren Sikder

Bangladesh Awami League

 

Freedom Fighter Akbar Hossain Miah
Politician Muhammad Serajul Akbar
Journalist and Writer Mohammad Lutfur Rahman
Poet Ahmad
Footballer Mohamed Mintu Sheikh
Actor Syed Ali Ahsan
Actress Mahiya Mahi
Scientist Muhammad Sohrab Hossain
Researcher Moin Ahmed
Historian Sirajul Islam

Newspapers:

Daily Khedmat
Weekly Hindu Mussalman Sammilani Patrika (1876), Weekly Ananda (1929), Nabaganga (1941), Weekly Banglar Dak (1972), Weekly Rupashi Bangla (1972), Weekly Magura Barta (1985), Weekly Ganasangbad and Fortnightly Nabakal (1972).
Monthly Angikar, Grameen Bangla

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