Tangail District: A to Z information

Tangail is a district in the situated in the centre of Bangladesh. It is the most renowned district of Dhaka division. It is also the second largest district by area and by population. There was a blue factory in Tengu where Blue seeds were made.

The common people of there used to call this isle of Tengu. It is concept that the word Tangail originates from it. The entire district is surrounded by Jamalpur District on the north, the Dhaka and Manikganj Districts on the south, the Mymensingh and Gazipur on the east, and the Sirajganj on the west.

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Name Of  District Tangail District
Established in 15 November 1870
Division Dhaka
Area 3,414.28 km2 (1,318.26 sq mi)
Language Bengali and regional
Population Total 44,49,085; male 69%, female 62%;
Population density 1,100/ km2 (2,800/ sq mi)
Annual growth rate +1.7%/ year
Sex ratio 100 : 103
Number of voters: 17,20,929
Literacy rate 65.08%; male 50%, female 43.8%.
School attendance 79%
Religion Muslim 3042937, Hindu 234088, Buddhist 12820, Christian 110 and others 741.
Ethnic communities garo, Bangshi and Kol
Boundary by jamalpur district on the north, dhaka and manikganj districts on the south, mymensingh and gazipur districts on the east, sirajganj district on the west.
Weather: Annual average temperature 31 °c to 22 °c
Major rivers jamuna, dhaleshwari, Lohajang, bangshi, turag, Jhinai.
Major Crops paddy, potato, jute, sugarcane, sesame, linseed, wheat, mustard seed and pulse
Major Fruits mangos, jackfruit, bananas, litchis, and pineapples.
Postal code 1900
Area Code: 921
Dialling Code: +880 921

List of upazilas:

Upazila Total Area
Kalihati 301.22 (sq km)
Gopalpur 191.48 (sq km)
Ghatail 450.71 (sq km)
Tangail Sadar 301.84 (sq km)
Delduar 184.54 (sq km)
Dhanbari 127.95 (sq km)
Nagarpur 266.77 (sq km)
Basail 157.78 (sq km)
Bhuapur 216.38 (sq km)
Madhupur 370.47 (sq km)
Mirzapur 373.89 (sq km)
Sakhipur 429.63 (sq km)

Famous peson:

Name of People Why Famous?
Literature Rafiq Azad

Ibrahim Khan

Parliament Member Dr. Muhammad Abdur Razzaque

Choto Monir

Ataur Rahman Khan

Mohammad Hasan Imam Khan

Md. Sanowar Hossain

Ahasanul Islam (Titu)

Md. Akabbar Hossain

Md. Joaherul Islam

Freedom Fighter Commander Shawkat Momen Shahjahan,

Brigadier Fazlur Rahman,

M Abdus Sabur Miah,

Khandokar Abdul Baten,

expatriate freedom fighter Amena Panni,

Politician Ataur Rahman Khan

Muhammad Bayazeed Khan Panni

Major General Mahmudul Hasan

Syed Nawab Ali Chowdhury

Abu Sayeed Chowdhury

Mohammad Abdur Razzaque

Abdul Hamid Khan Bhashani

Shamsul Huq

Abdul Kader Siddique

Khandaker Abdul Baten

Journalist and Writer Mirza shahiduzzaman

Anisur Rahman

Iqbal Sobhan

Abu Kaiser

Poet Abu Kaiser

Rafiq Azad

Alamgir Reza Chowdhury,

Reazuddin Ahmad Mashadi

Footballer Dalim Barman,

Swapan Mia,

Krishna Rani

Actor Aslam Talukder Manna,

Mamunur Rashid,

Afran Nisho,

Amait Hassan,

Tushar Khan,

Sidukkur Rahaman,

Nayim,

Actress Ishrat Payel

Urmila Sarbonti Kor,

Farhana Nisho,

Scientist Mr. Md. Mosaddik Hasan
Researcher Konok Akter,

Bayazid Rahman,

Nayem Islam,

Tanmoy Roy Tusher,

Ashraf Siddiqui,

Historian Saadat Ali Khan Panni

Maulana Abdul Hamid Khan Bhasani

Newspapers

Daily Mufassal (1987), Majlumer Kantha (1995), Ajker Telegram, Lokkatha, Nagarik Kantha, Pragatir Alo, Bangshai
Weekly Purbakash, Janatar Kantha, Dhanbari Barta, Madhupur Barta, Samal, Ganabiplab, Madhubani, Balark, Sanket, Ahmadi’ Rayat, Akbar-e-Islamia, Naba Yug, Naba Bidhan, Prajasakti
Monthly Hitakari, Samachar, Hakkatha,  Bulletin Bangla, Khudba, Satyakatha, Janata, Tangail Hitoishi, Naba Mihir, Probaho, Durbin, Joy Bangla, Lohajang, Khamos, Mou Bazar, Bidrahi Kantha, Parjukti, Mul Srata, Tangail Barta,

Points of interest

Mohera Jomidar Bari
Jamuna River Side
Dhanbari Nawab Palace
Pakutia Zamindar Bari
Atiya Jame Mosjid
Nagarpur Zamindar Bari
Hemnagar Zamindar Bar
Mosque of Korotia Zamidar Bari
Upendra Sorobor, Madhupur National Park
Ajiyer Day Tours
Bangabandhu Bridge
201 Gombuj Masjid
Mohera Police Training Centre
Tangail DC Lake

Non Govt Ngos

Society for Social Service (SSS) – Head Office
SSS Bhaban, Mymensingh Road, Tangail, Mymensing Rd, Tangail 1900, Phone: 0921-63195

Social Advancement Through Unity (Satu)
West Akur Takur Para, Plot. 91, Block. 2, Tangail Housing Estate,, Tangail 1900, Phone: 0921-63674

Bahumukhi Desh Unnayan
Sangsad
Ellenga Bazar, Krishi Bank, P.O; Ellenga, Thana: Kalihati, Tangail.

Branch of Bank

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

National Bank Limited
Bara Kalibari Rd, Tangail, Phone: 01917-095934

Southeast Bank Limited
Tangail – Delduar Rd, Tangail, Phone: 01713-081580

Dhaka Bank,Tangail Branch
Moszid Rd, Tangail, Phone: 0921-62920

AB Bank Limited
702 Sabur Khan Tower, Kalibari Road, Tangail Sadar, Tangail, R506, Tangail, Phone: 0921-61508

First Security Islami Bank Ltd. Tangail Branch
305 Moszid Rd, Tangail 1900, Phone: 01708-160253

Uttara Bank Limited
Shohid Zoglu Road, Tangail, Phone: 01991-144256

City Bank Limited
Tangail – Delduar Rd, Tangail
Janata Bank Limited
Area Office, Tangail – Delduar Rd, Tangail, Phone: 0921-64231 ext. 63732

Agrani Bank Limited
Tangail, Phone: 01819-412966

Bangladesh Development Bank Limited, Tangail Branch
Bhasa saynik Bhabon, main road, Tangail – Delduar Rd, Tangail, Phone: 0921-62221

Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited
Sadar Thana Road, Tangail, Phone: 0921-64361

Al-Arafah Islami Bank Limited, Tangail Branch ATM
Bara Kalibari Rd, Tangail
BRAC Bank Limited
BRAC Bank Tangail Branch, Tangail Tower, Holding- 541,542 & 544, Main Road, Tangail, Phone: 0921-51418

Karmasangsthan Bank, Tangail Branch
Shaikot Vila, 2nd Floor, Zila Sadar Road, Bottala, Tangail, Phone: 0921-51412

Eastern Bank Limited
Rahman Center (1st Floor), 55 Victoria Road, Tangai; Telephone: 092162437, 092162438, 092162439;

Rupali Bank Limited
Tangail Sadar, Tangail. Telephone, 0921 63361, 011 93034295

Sonali Bank Limited
Tangail Sadar, Tangail. Telephone, 0921 53310, 53004, 017 55594820.

Dutch Bangla Bank Limited ATM
Tangail Tower, (1st & 2nd Floor), Main Road, Tangail.

Standard Bank Tangail Branch
Khan Super Market, Main Road, Tangail. Dial +880921 61774, 61746,

Pubali Bank Limited (Head branch of Tangail)
Masjid Road, Tangail Sadar, Tangail. Telephone, 0921 53109.

Hospital

Sheikh Hasina Medical College and Hospital, Tangail
Tangail 1900, Phone: 0921-63027

Sodor Hospital
Kodalia New Bus Station Rd, Tangail 1900 New Bus Station Rd, Tangail 1900, Mobile 01720539966

Medinova Medical Services Limited, Tangail
Tangail – Delduar Rd, Tangail, Phone: 01921-927962

Medico Hospital
Registry Para Road, Tangail, Phone: 01715-885135

Ayesha Khanam Memorial Hospital
Tangail Road, Tangail, Phone: 01713-572913

City Hospital
52 Tangail Road, Tangail 1900

Metarnity Hospital
Tangail – Delduar Rd, Tangail

Makka Eye Hospital
Tangail, Phone: 0921-61530

Sheba Clinic And Hospital
Tangail, Phone: 01711-225211

Doyal Dayaganstik & Hospital
Tangail, Phone: 01766-250418

Niramoy clinic
Tangail – Delduar Rd, Tangail

Tangail General Hospital,
Tangail, Phone: 01308-500843

Sonia Nursing Home
Notun Bus Stand, Tangail, Phone: 01716-836683

Al shefa clinic and hospital
Bara Kalibari Rd, Tangail 1900, Phone: 01716-206793

Asia Hospital
Tangail, Phone: 01784-541856

Dhaka Clinic & Nursing Home
Zila Sadar Rd, Tangail, Phone: 01614-326287

Deshbondu Hospital, Tangail
sabalia, Phone: 01758-838102

Digilab Hospital Tangail
Chayabithi Tower, Road, Sabalia, Tangail

Central Mucta Hospital
Tangail, Phone: 01711-576121

Education

College

Govt. Saadat college
Govt. M. M. Ali college
Syed mohabbat college
Lion nazrul islam degree college
Shamsher fakir college
Govt. Kumudini college
G. B. G. College, ghatail
Nagarpur govt. College
Gopalpur college
Hemnagar college
Kalihati college
Shamsul haque college, elenga
Mirzapur college
Alauddin siddiqui college
Madhupur college
Dhanbari college
Asya hasan ali mahila college
Basail emdad hamida college
Ibrahim khan college
Mujib college, sakhipur
Maj. Gen. Mahmudul hasan adarsha college
Nagarpur mahila college
Mowlana abdul hamid khan bhasani college
Maj. Gen. Mahmudul hasan degree college
Shakhipur residential mahila college
Lokman fakir mahila degree college
Maherunnesha mohila college, gopalpur
Shahid zia mohila college
B. C. R. G. College, pakutia
Shehab uddin degree college
Panchpotal degree college
Arfan college, lowhati
Sheikh fazilatun nesa mujib mohila college

Private Medical College:

Tangail Institute of Medical College,
Tangail Homeo Medical College & Hospital
Kumudini Women’s Medical College
Khawja Eunus Ali Medical College

Masters level colleges:

Kumudini Government Mohila College,
Sristy College Academy, Tangail,
Government M M Ali College,
Tangail College,
Major General Mahmudul Hasan Adarsha College, Tangail,
Govt. Sheikh Fazilatunnesa Mujib Mohila College,
Kumudini Government college, Tangail,
Government Saadat College,
Tangail Commerce College Tangail,
Lighthouse Technical & Business Management College, Tangail,
Law College Tangail

Degree colleges:

Major General Mahmudul Hasan Adarsha College, Tangail,
Lion Nazrul Islam Degree College,
Kumudini Government Mohila College,
Major General Mahmudul Hasan Degree College,
Basail Emdad Hamida Degree College,
Mawlana Abdul Hamid Khan Bhashani Degree College,
Sristy College Academy, Tangail,
Government M M Ali College,
Govt. Sheikh Fazilatunnesa Mujib Mohila College,
Tangail College,
Tangail Technical School and College,
Law College Tangail,
Tangail Polytechnic Institute,
Lion Nazrul Islam Degree College Academic Building,
Government Saadat College,
Nagarpur Govt. College,
Kumudini Government college, Tangail,
Haji Abul Hossain Institute of Technology,
Lighthouse Technical & Business Management College, Tangail,
Shamsul Haque Degree College
Kodalia Government Primary School,
Star Government Primary School,
Kagmara Government primary school,
Model Government Primary School,
Gharinda Government Primary School,
Kudalia Government Primary School,
Kandila Government Primary School,
Berabuchna Government Primary School,
Kazipur Government Primary School,
Satihati Government Primary School,
Shakrail Government Primary School,
Fultara Government Primary School,
Sunflower government Primary school, Enayetpur, tangail,
Gossai Jowair Government Primary School,
Baniara Government Primary School,
Kumulli Namder Char Para Government Primary School,
Chamuria Government Primary School,
Chowbaria Gov. Primary School,
Rouha Government Primary School,
Powjan Government Primary School

Government High Schools

Bindu Basini Govt. Boys’ High School,
Bindu Basini Government Girls’ High School,
Adi Tangail High School,
Santosh Islamic University Government Girl’s High School,
Major General Mahmudul Hasan High School,
shahid jahangir high school tangail,
Basail Govinda Government High School,
Vivekananda High School & College,
Dighulia Pascimapara govt.primary high school,
Police Lines Adarsha High School,
Tangail Collectorate Girls High School & College

Polytechnic Institute

Tangail Polytechnic Institute,

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