Nilphamari district is in northern side of Bangladesh. It is a part of Rangpur division. It is far away 400 km from Dhaka in north and west side. This district is bounded by Rangpur and Lalmonirhat in the east, Rangpur and Dinajpur in south, Dinajpur and Panchagarh in west, Siliguri of India in north. Formerly, this district was under Rajshahi division. At first, it was established in 1875. Then it was a subdivision of Rangpur district. In 1984, it was turned into as a district. It has an area of 1821 sq km. The Muslims, Buddhist, Hindu and others are live in this district. Ethnic people are also live in here.
Nilphamari district information
There are many educational institutions in here as primary, high school, college and national universities. Literacy rate is very expected fully. Some local daily and weekly newspapers are published in this district like Weekly Nilphamari Barta, Weekly Neel sagor, Weekly Alapon, Weekly Neel Somochar, Daily Neel kotha, Weekly Rotna, Weekly Jolokotha, Weekly Jono Somach etc. At present, these newspapers are very developed.
90% people are depended on agriculture in Nilphamari district. Besides, some people are also depended other activities as commerce, service, job, transport and others. Several crops are in this district such as paddy, wheat, potato and others. Main fruits are in this district for example mango, date, coconut, papaya, orange etc. Main exports are paddy, wheat and betel leaf. These crops are main exports in this district. As a result, economical sector are added. Besides, small cottage are special introduced in economical sector. There are many rivers in this district like Tista, Bamon Danga, Dawnai, Bhulli, Charalkata, Jamunessore, Shalki etc.
This district is little cultural organization in this district for example library, literacy club, cinema hall, theater group etc. Cinema hall are Momtaj Mohal cinema, Dipali cinema, Nilphamari Sador etc.
Most eye-puzzling places in Nilphamari district
Traditional spots have in this district for instance Binna Dighi and Nilsagor. Few tourist spots are in here as Nilphamari child park, Neel Kuthi, the palace of Raja Harish Chandra, Garh of Raja Dharmapal and his palace, Jami Mosque at Bherberi, Tomb of Hazrat Pir Mohiuddin, Dimla Rajbari, Saidpur Church, Poiroshova Karzoloy, Nilphamari and Nilsagor, picnic spot etc. These spots are very fantastic to see. To see these spots, foreigners are visit to look at. Different countrymen are come to see. Besides, different college student are come to picnic and they are enjoy these beautiful place to see.
Nilphamari district has many games and sports like football, cricket, volleyball and Handball. Moreover, there are few stadiums in this district. All side of the this district is very developed. Economical sector is also enriched. Information and technology is also developed.
Upazilas of Nilphamari district: Dimla upazila, Domar upazila, Jaldhaka upazila, Kishoreganj upazila, Nilphamari sadar upazila and Saidpur upazila.
Government district portal: nilphamari.gov.bd
Online newspaper: erangpurchitra.
Post Code Numbers: Dimla- 5350, Ghaga Kharibari- 5351, Domar- 5340, Chilahati- 5341, Jaldhaka- 5330, Kishoriganj- 5320, Nilphamari Sadar- 5300, Nilphamari Sugar Mil- 5301, Syedpur- 5310, Syedpur Upashahar- 5311.