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Sunamganj District, Fish, stone and paddy are soul

Sunamganj district is in the Sylhet division in Bangladesh. It is Located in the north-eastern side of the country. On the south of this district are Habiganj and Kishoreganj district, Netrokona and greater Mymensingh district on the west. This district is the historical place because during the liberation period many encounters were held between the freedom fighters and the Pakistan army. On 6 December1971, it was liberated from Pakistan army.

Sunamganj district information

The Muslims, Buddhist, Hindu and Christian religion of people are live in this district. Some ethnic group of peoples like Manipuri, Khasia, Garo and Hajong live here. There is available educational institution for the students this district. There are many cultural organizations are here for the public entertainment. Few local daily and weekly newspapers and magazine published from this district like Weekly Grambanglar Katha, Weekly Shajan, Sunamganj Sangbad, Sunamganj Barta, Weekly Vati Bangla, Daily Haor Barta etc.

Sunamganj district map
Sunamganj district map

All most of the people of this district are involved to agricultural activities. Paddy, wheat, potato and jute are main crops of this district. There are many rivers in this district such as Surma, Kushiyara, Kaloni, Cholti, Jadukata, Rakti and so on. Besides, the Surma river, Kushiyara river and Dhawka river run through Sunamganj in the many ways. There are howor and beels (wetlands ecosystems) in Sunamganj for example Matihein Howor, Shonir Howor, Khocher Howor, Jhamkhola Howor, Dhekhar Howor, Nalwar Howor, Fatar Howor etc.

Historical place for tourism

Bagbari Tila Selbarash Jami Mosque, Sukhair Kalibari Temple, Kahala Kalibari, Maheshkhala Kalibari are the ancient historical place for the tourist. Besides, Maulvibazaar district have many tourist spots they are Laurer Goar, Hason Raja Jamidar Bari, Dolura Shahid Stambo etc.

Sunamganj district picture
Sunamganj district picture

Many political leaders and activities of Sunamganj were involved to the anti-British movement. Lake of well Communication and Natural disaster especially floods could not develop other district of Bangladesh. Its natural beauty is very charming. Therefore, any times visitors come here to see this delightful scenery of Sunamganj district.

Upazilas of Sunamganj district: Bishwamvarpur upazila, Chhatak upazila, Derai upazila, Dharampasha upazila, Dowarabazar upazila, Jagannathpur upazila, Jamalganj upazila, Sullah upazila, Sunamganj sadar upazila, Tahirpur upazila and South Sunamganj upazila.

Government district portal:

Online newspaper: uttorpurbo.

Post Code Numbers: Bishamsapur- 3010, Chhatak- 3080, Chhatak Cement Facto- 3081, Chhatak Paper Mills- 3082, Gabindaganj- 3083, Gabindaganj Natun Ba- 3084, Khurma- 3085, Moinpur- 3086, jahidpur- 3087, Islamabad- 3088, Chourangi Bazar- 3893, Dhirai Chandpur- 3040, Jagdal- 3041, Duara bazar- 3070, Ghungiar- 3050, Jagnnathpur- 3060, Syedpur- 3061, Atuajan- 3062, Hasan Fatemapur- 3063, Rasulganj- 3064, Shiramsi- 3065, Sachna- 3020, Sunamganj Sadar- 3000, Pagla- 3001, Patharia- 3002, Tahirpur- 3030.

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