Rangamati District: A to Z information

Rangamati is a district of Chittagong division. It is located in the south-eastern part of Bangladesh. This district is known as hilly district. This is because there are hills and hilly tracks in this district. Tourists visit here most of time to enjoy high hills.

Again there are green natural places here to enjoy. This is one of the largest districts in Bangladesh. There are many tourist spots here in this district.

Rangamati districtFocus Point:

Name Of  District Rangamati District
Established in 6th March 1989
Division Chittagong Division
Area 6,116.11 km2
Language Bangla & Tribes Language
Population Total 508182; male 274551, female 233631
Population density 84
Annual growth rate +1.84%/year
Sex ratio 100:2
Number of voters:
Literacy rate 44.60%
School attendance 45%
Religion Muslim 187132, Hindu 26944, Buddhist 8781, Christian 284906 and others 419.
Ethnic communities Chakma, Marma, Tanchangya, indigenous Assamese people, Keot(Kaibarta), Tripura, Pankua, Lushai, Khiang, Murang, Rakhain, Chak, Bowm, Khumi.
Boundary by Tripura State of India on the north, Bandarban district on the south, Mizoram State of India and Chin State of Myanmar on the east, Khagrachhari and Chittagong districts on the west
Weather: Annual average temperature of this district is 26.2 °C.
Major rivers Karnafuli, Bakkhali, Sangu, Matamuhuri, Naf, and Feni.
Major Crops rice, sesame, chili, ginger, turmeric, cucurbitaceous, maize, banana, aroids, cotton, okra
Major Fruits mango, jackfruit, banana, pineapple, litchi, black berry
Tourist Places Palace, dighi and mosque of Raja Jan Bashk Khan, remnants of the residence of Raja Harish Chandra Roy and the hanging bridge.
Postal code 4500
Area Code: 351
Dialling Code: +880-351

List of upazilas:

Name of Upazila Total Area
Kawkhali 339.29
Kaptai 259.00
Juraichhari 606.05
Naniarchar 393.68
Barkal 760.88
Baghaichhari 1931.28
Belaichhari 745.92
Rangamati Sadar 546.49
Rajasthali 145.04
Langadu 388.50

Education:

Universities 16
Private Medical College:  4
Masters level colleges: 8
Degree colleges: 4
Government Primary Schools 512
Government High Schools 177
Polytechnic Institute 1

Famous people:

Name of People Why Famous?
Literature Nazmul Hasan
Parliament Member  Kina Mohammad
Freedom Fighter Mostofa Kamal
Politician Devasish Roy
Journalist and Writer Raja Nalinaksha Roy
Poet Ahsan Habib
Footballer Anai Mogini
Actor Afzal Hossain
Actress Aparna Ghosh
Scientist Dr. Pradanendu Bikash Chakma
Researcher Tapan Kumar Paul
Historian Md. Mustafizur Rahman

Newspapers:

Daily Banabhumi, Gairika, Giripath, Parbatya Barta
Weekly Banabhumi, Parbatta Barta.
Monthly School Barta

Non Govt Ngos

Adivasi Unnayan Kendra
Ray Bahadur Road, Rangamati, Post
Box-34, Rangamati-4500.

Green Hill
Indani House Champak nagar,
Rangamati.
Phone : 351-63343,

Kapo Seba Sangha (KSS)
North Kalindipur(Opposite of Rani)
Phone: 0351-62716

Branch of Bank

There are all commercial and government bank in Rangmati district. Some of them are below:

IBBL
Address: New Court Building, Banarupa, Rangamati, Bangladesh,
Phone: 0351-63312

IFIC Bank Limited
Address: 122, Bazar Fund Road, Kathaltoli, Rangamati
Phone: 0351-63597

Trust Bank Limited
Address: Rangamati

First Security Islami Bank Limited
Address: L. K. Tower (1st Floor, Kata Pahar Ln, Banarupa 3720
Phone: 01708-160262

Janata Bank Ltd.
Address: North 106, Rangamati
Phone: 0351-63183

Sonali Bank Limited
Address: 4500, Rangamati 4500
Phone: 0351-62361

Agrani Bank Ltd
Address: 4500, Rangamati 4500

The Dhaka Mercantile Co operative Bank
Address: Samotaghat Road, Rangamati
Phone: 0351-62594

Karmasangstan Bank
Address: Rangamati

Mercantile Bank Limited
Address: Hotel Green Castle, 1 No. Pathar Ghata, Reserve Bazar, Rangamati-4500,
Phone: 0351-61267

Pubali Bank Limited
Address: Mattabbor Shopping Complex,Rangamati,, Reserve Bazar
Phone: 0351-62223

Hospital

Marie Stopes Clinic
Address: Bijan Sarani Uttar Kalindipur. Rangamati
Mobile: 01733-955022

General Hospital
Address: Government Hospital, Rangamati Sadar,Rangamati
Tel: 01730-324775

Upazila Health Complex
Address: Government Hospital, Baghaichari, Rangamati
Tel: 01730-324867

Upazila Health Complex
Address: Government Hospital, Barkal, Rangamati
Tel: 01730-324868

Upazila Health Complex
Address: Government Hospital Belaichari, Rangamati
Tel: 01730-324869

Upazila Health Complex
Address: Government Hospital Juraichhari, Rangamati
Tel: 01730-324870

Upazila Health Complex
Address: Government Hospital Kaptai Sadar, Kaptai,Rangamati
Tel: 01730-324871

Upazila Health Complex
Address: Government Hospital Kaukhali, Rangamati
Tel: 01730-324872

Upazila Health Complex
Address: Government Hospital Langadu, Rangamati
Tel: 01730-324873

Upazila Health Complex
Address: Government Hospital Naniarchar, Rangamati
Tel: 01730-324874

Upazila Health Complex
Address: Government Hospital Raiasthali, Rangamati
Tel: 01730-324875

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