Kishoreganj district is in central Bangladesh and it is a part of the Dhaka Division. North of this district is located in Mymensingh, Netrakona and Sunamganj, Norsingdi on the south, Hobiganj and Brahmanbaria on the east and Gazipur and Mymensingh on the west. Here is a matter of joy that Nirodchandro Chowdhurey is a lecturer of English literature, outstanding journalist and litterateur of Oxford University and in the named of “The Autobiography of an unknown Indian” he has written a book. So, to proud, at first of his book has written by “Kishorganj is my birth place”. This district is fulfilled in tradition. However, it was established on 1st February 1984. It has an area of 2688.62 sq km. The Muslims, Buddhists, Hindus, Christian and others are lived in here.
Kishoreganj district information
Educational institutions are available in this district as government and non-government primary school, high school, government and non-government college, universities and many others institutions. These institutions are more residential. Students are eagerly and brilliant. Literacy rate is very good.
Kishoreganj districthas published daily and weekly newspapers as Daily Ajker Desh, Daily Ajker Saradin, Daily Shotabdhir Kantho, Daily Kishorganj, Daily Satkahon, Daily Amar Bangladesh, Daily Ghokon, Daily Akusher Kagoj, Weekly Alormela, Weekly Diner Ghan, Weekly Kuliachor, Weekly Jonopoth Songbad, Weekly Shuronnok, Weekly Obolombon, Weekly Hossainpur Barta, Weekly Kihorganj Barta, Weekly Kihorganj Porikroma and Weekly Norsundar Parer Kotha and so on.
Occupations and crops of this district
Agriculture, wage laborer, employer, commerce, transport, service, hawker and many others are main occupation of this districts people. Most of the people are involved to agriculture activities. There are main rivers in Kishoreganj district like old Brahmaputra River, Meghna, Dhanu, Ghorautra, Bourii, Narasunda, Mogra, Baronnoni, Chinai, Singgua, Suti, Arial Khaa, Fulesori, Soaijani, Kalni and Kula River.
Tourist spots are Jangalbari fort, egarasindhur fort, sadi mosque, salanka jame mosque at Pakundia, Gurai Mosque at Bajitpur, Kutub Shah Mosque at Austagram, Jawar Saheb Bari Mosque at Tarail, Badshahi Mosque at Itna, Bhagalpur Dewan Bari Mosque at Bajitpur, Sekandarnaga Mosque at Tarail, Hazrat Samsuddin Bokhari Mosque Kurikhai at Katiadi, Chandrabati Shiva Mondir, Delhi Akhra at Mithamain, Arabic Stone inscription discovered at village Ghagra etc. These are very attractive. Foreigners and native are come here to see. These places are very clean and clear.
Kishoreganj district is few games and sports such as kabadi, Dariabanda, football, cricket and others. Transportation system is more develop. Information and technology are also urbanized in this district.
Upazilas of Kishoreganj district: Astagram Upazila, Bajitpur Upazila, Bhairab Upazila, Hossainpur Upazila, Itna Upazila, Karimganj Upazila, Katiadi Upazila, Kishoreganj Sadar Upazila, Kuliarchar Upazila, Mithamain Upazila, Nikli Upazila, Pakundia Upazila and Tarail Upazila.
Government district portal: kishoreganj.gov.bd
Online newspaper: kishoreganjnews.com
Post Code Numbers: Bajitpur- 2336, Sararchar- 2337, Laksmipur- 2338, Bhairab- 2350, Hossenpur- 2320, Itna- 2390, Karimganj- 2310, Katiadi- 2330, Gochhihata- 2331, Kishoreganj Sadar- 2300, Kishoreganj S.Mills- 2301, Maizhati- 2302, Nilganj- 2303, Kuliarchar- 2340, Chhoysuti- 2341, MIthamoin- 2370, Abdullahpur- 2371, Nikli- 2360, Ostagram- 2380, Pakundia- 2326, Tarial- 2316.