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Jessore District located at south-western district of BD

Jessore district is famous district in all side. This district is included to Khulna division. It became the first district of Bangladesh on December 1971. Then it was established in 1984. Area of this district is 2578.20 sq km. This district is bounded by Jhenaidah and Magura district on the north, Satkhira and Khulna district on the south, Narail and Khulna districts on the east and west Bengal of India on the west.
Besides, the great poet and dramatist Michael Madhusudan Datta, the great philanthropist and eductionist Mahendra Lal Bose, the great actor Dhiraj Bhattacharya and the Indian novelist Manishankar Mukherjee are great personalities in this district.

Jessore district information

Main educational institutions are available in this district such as Jessore science and Technology University, BAF Shaheen College, Dawood Public School, Jessore Rifles School, Jessore Zilla School, Sacred Heart School, Hashimpur High School and Jessore Cantonment College. Those institutions are good of his result. Literacy rate is very noticeable.
There are many daily newspapers in Jessore district like Daily kollan, Daily purbi, Daily Telegram, Daily Jessore, Daily Loksamaj, Daily Gramer kagoj, Daily provat feri, Daily somager kagoj, Daily spandon, Daily raner, Daily somajer kotha and Daily sottopath.

Jessore district map
Jessore district map

Main Occupations of this district

Agriculture, agricultural labourer, commerce, service are main occupations. Main crops are paddy, jute, sugarcane, tuberose and vegetables. Main fruits are date, jackfruit, papaya, banana, lichi and coconut. Main exports are cotton, jute, leather, jackfruit, banana, comb and date molasses and vegetables. Jessore district is famous for patali and variety of crops. Date-sugar called patali. There are more date trees in this district. This district is also the place for growing various types of flowers. Moreover, shaari, loongi and gamchha are also commercial products and their supplies are very famous.

Jessore district picture
Jessore picture

Main tourist spots in this district

This district are different tourist spots as Chanchara Rajbari, Dhulgram in Abhaynagar tomb, Bhatnagar in Abhaynagar temple, Dosh Mahabidya temple and Jora Shiv temple at Murali, Jessore Collectrer Building in Daratana, Sagardari etc. These spots are ancient and traditional. But those places are very fantastic. Many foreigners and natives are come to see these place. Sagardari of among them is the birth place of Michael Madhusudan Dutt. It is very famous place. Besides, waterways, buses and train are important transportation in here.
Jessore district is very developed day by day. This all side is much enriched. This district is very big city.

Upazilas of Jessore district: Abhaynagar upazila, Bagherpara upazila, Chaugachha upazila, Jessore sadar upazila, Jhikargachha upazila, Keshabpur upazila, Manirampur upazila and Sharsha upazila.

Government district portal: jessore.gov.bd

Online newspapers: jessorenews24, gramerkagoj, jessore24, jessorekhabor.

Post Code Numbers: Bagharpara- 7470, Gouranagar- 7471, Chougachha- 7410, Jessore Sadar- 7400, Jessore Upa Shahar- 7401, Chanchra- 7402, Jessore canttonment- 7403, Jessore Airbach- 7404, Rupdia- 7405, Basundia- 7406, Churamankathi- 7407, Jhikargachha- 7420, Keshobpur- 7450, Monirampur- 7440, Noapara- 7460, Rajghat- 7461, Bhugilhat- 7462, Sarsa- 7430, Benapole- 7431, Jadabpur- 7432, Bag Achra- 7433.

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