Narsingdi District

The name Narsingdi is named after an ancient king who believed strongly like a lion. Narsingdi is a district in Bangladesh which is a part of Dhaka Division. The district became a district in 1 and was previously under a larger district. Narsingdi is the name of the district that is renowned for its ancient civilization and tradition.

Narsingdi District Focus Point:

Name Of  District Narsingdi District
Established in 1984
Division Dhaka
Area area 1140.76 sq km, located in between 23’46’ and 24’15’ north latitudes and in between 90’34’ and 90’59’ east longitudes
Language bangla and regional
Population Total 22,24,944; male are 50.77%, female 49.23%.
Population density 1,658 per Sq. Km
Annual growth rate 1%
Sex ratio Among them male are 50.77%, female 49.23%.
Number of voters: 12,22,474
Literacy rate Total 58.59%; male 35.03%, female 23.66%.
School attendance 69%
Religion Muslim 93.28%, Hindu 6.40%, Christian 0.03%, Buddhist 0.03%.
Ethnic communities 0.11% and others 0.15%.
Boundary by North-East of Dhaka, capital city of Bangladesh. Narsingdi is bordered by Kishoreganj in the north and north-east, Brahmanbaria in the east and south-east, Comilla in the south and south-east, Narayanganj in the south and south-west and Gazipur in the west.
Weather: Maximum is 36°C, minimum 12.7°C [Annual average temperature]
Major rivers The Meghna, the Shitalakshya, the old Brahmaputra, Arial Kha, Haridhoa, and Paharea are some of the main rivers that flow through this district.
Major Crops Paddy, jute, wheat, sugarcane and vegetables.
Major Fruits Banana, Jackfruit, mango, papaya, pineapple, black berry, guava, banana, olive and litchi.
Postal code 1600
Area Code: 628
Dialling Code: +880 628

List of upazilas:

Name of Upazila Total Area
Narsingdi Sadar 213.44 sq km
Palash 94.43 sq km
Belabo 117.66 sq km
Monohardi 195.57 sq km
Raipura 312.77 sq km
Shibpur 206.89 sq km

Tourist Places:

  • Narsingdi town
  • Three domed mosque.
  • Tomb of Shah Monsur at Kumardi
  • Bibi Joynab Mosque (1719)
  • Parulia Mosque (1716)
  • Raghunath Mandir.

Famous people:

Name of People Why Famous?
Literature Rejaul Karim
Parliament Member  Muhammad Nazrul Islam,

Kamrul Asraf Khan,

Md. Shirajul Islam Mollah,

Nurul Majid Mahmud Humayun,

Rajiuddin Ahmed Raju.

Freedom Fighter Syed Hasan Imam,

Jugantor Sajan Somabesh,

Syed Hossain Imam,

Ashraful Alam,

Bulbul Mohlanbish,

Afjal Hossain,

Martyred Abdul Halim,

Advocate Moham mad Delwar Hossain Khan,

Amjad Hossain Bhuiyan,

Mohammad Khalil Ullah Pathen,

Alhaj Mohammad Abul Kashem,

Motiur Rahman Bhuiyan,

Mohammad Abu Taher,

Balyath Hossain Bhuiyan

Politician Abdul Mannan Bhuiyan,

Muhammad Nazrul Islam,

Nurul Majid Mahmud Humayun,

Kamrul Asraf Khan

Md. Shirajul Islam Mollah,

Rajiuddin Ahmed Raju.

Journalist and Writer Farida Yasmin,

Shahriar Shahid,

Anisul Hoque

Poet Kabiyal Haricharan Acharjee,

Shamsur Rahman,

Paratoly Mosque,

Matiur Rahman,

Abdul Mannan Bhuian.

Alhaj Moulavi Mohammed Tofazzal Hossain.

Let. Gen.(Ret.) Nur Uddin Khan.

Shahid Asad.

Abdul Momen Khan.

Mohammed Appel Mahmood.

Dr. Alauddin al Azad.

Footballer Nadiruzzaman Nadir
Actor Ayman Sadiq,

Tawhid uddin Afridi.

Actress Jyotika Jyoti,

Rashmi Narsingdi.

Scientist Rahim Al Rohan.

Md Tanvir.

Researcher MD Alamin.

S M Albar Ark.

Elias Mia.

Abu Pathan.

Historian Dr. Sufi Mostafizur Rahman.

Habibullah Pathan.

Newspapers:

Daily Barta, Uttap, Grameen Darpan
Weekly Narsingdir Khabar, Sandesh, Aotikram, Khorak
Monthly Bandhan, Meghna, Grameen Khabar, Narsingdi.

About Anwar

Hello, I'm Md Anwar Hossain from Dhaka, Bangladesh. Founder of contactnumberhub.com [Bangladeshi Number 1 Trip Advice Blog]. I like to write about All Kink of Bus, Train, Launch & Biman Related Information in this Blog.