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General Knowledge about Bangladesh
« on: January 06, 2013, 10:26:29 AM »
General Knowledge About Bangladesh

1. Dhaka University was firstly established on 1921.
2. Lord Carzon was Governor General of India during “Bongobongo”.
3. Bangladesh has 34 Govt. University.
4. The smallest union of Bangladesh is Scent Martin.
5. Bangladesh firstly recognized by India after the freedom war 1971.
6. Sheik Mujibur Rahman was the first president of Bangladesh.
7. The Chittagong Hill Tracts has 3 District.
8. Bangladesh was divided by 11 sectors during Freedom War.
9. Teknaf is situated in the bank of Naaf River.
10. “Durgesnondini” is a novel by Bankim Chandra Chotropadhyai.
11. Dravid is the first nation from whom the Bengali Nation came.
12. In 1610 the capital of Bangladesh firstly established in Dhaka.
13. “Bengali is the main language of Bangladesh” was the first demand of 6 Steps agitation.
14. “Oporajeyo Bangla” was inaugurated on 16th December, 1989.
15. National Smritisoud’s height is 46.5 Meter.
16. The volume of Nijhum Dip is 90 Square Meter.
17. Bangladesh has 85450 Villages.
18. The first parliamentary election was held in Bangladesh at 7th March, 1973.
19. About 426 People achieved the “Beerprotik” designation for freedom war.
20. Mrinal Haque is the sculptor of the sculpture named “Durjoy” located in Rajarbaag Police Lines.
21. Bangladesh Postal Academy is located in Rajshahi.
22. The proposed Padma Bridge’s length is 6.03 Kilometers.
23. Firoja Begum is the first mother of the Test Tube Baby of Bangladesh.
24. Bangladesh is the 136th member of United Nations.
25. Hamidur Rahman is the creator of Central Martyr Cairn.
26. Only 2 Women has been nominated for “Beerprotik” designation in Bangladesh.
27. Bangladesh is the 7th Largest Country of the world as the basis of Population.
28. The volume of Scent Martin Island is only 12 Square Kilometers.
29. The Digital Telephone System was started in Bangladesh at 4th January, 1990.
30. Bangladesh got membership of OIC at 1974.

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Re: General Knowledge about Bangladesh
« Reply #1 on: January 06, 2013, 10:29:02 AM »
Some Exclusive Common Information’s about Bangladesh


1.     Governmental Name of Bangladesh: The Peoples Republic of Bangladesh
2.     Capital: Dhaka.
3.     Government Procedure: Parliamentary.
4.     Language: Bengali is the first Language and English is the second Language of Bangladesh.
5.     Boarder Area of Bangladesh: East Bengal & Meghalaya is located at north of India, Assam, Tripura & Barman is located at east, East Bengal of India is located at west and the Bay of Bengal is located at South of Bangladesh.

6.     Total Area of Bangladesh: It’s all about 5138 Kilo Meters. The 4427 Kilo Meters is land and the rest 711 Kilo Meters is water. The boarder area of Bangladesh is connected with two countries named India & Myanmar.
7.     Total Volume of Bangladesh: 1, 47,570 Square Kilo Meters (56,977 Square Miles).
8.     Divisions: There is no. of 7 divisions in Bangladesh. These are – Dhaka, Chittagong, Rajshahi, Khulna, Barisal, Sylhet and Rangpur(New).
9.     Some Magic Numbers: Districts of Bangladesh – 64,  No of Sub-Districts -469,  No of Police Stations- 518, Union- 4484, Villages- 87319, No of City Corporations of Bangladesh – 6, No. of Municipalities – 223.
10.                        Local Zonal Area of Sea – 12 Nautical Miles.
11.                        Earning Per Head – 400 USD.
12.                        Local Time Zone – (+6) [Greenwich Mean Time]
13.                        Seasons: There are six seasons in Bangladesh. These are – summer, Rainy Season, Autumn, Late Autumn, Winter & Spring.
14.                        Main Foods of Bangladesh: Rice, Fish, Vegetables, and Potato.
15.                        Main Crops of Bangladesh: Paddy, Wheat, Jute, Tea, Potato, Sugar Cane, Vegetables and etc.
16.                        Main Industries: Textiles & Garments, Jute Mills, Sugar Mills, Paper Mills, Cement Industry, Fertilizer Industry, Steel Mills.
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Re: General Knowledge about Bangladesh
« Reply #2 on: January 06, 2013, 10:30:15 AM »
Bangladesh Day or National Days of Bangladesh For Celebration


Like other countries Bangladesh government has declared some National Bangladesh day when the whole nation will celebrate these national days with adequate significance and honors.
The name of the Bangladesh Days are given below -
1.     Antorjatik Matri Bhasa Dibosh (International Mother Language Day) -   21 February.
2.     Shadhinota Dibosh  ( Independence Day) – 26 March.
3.     Bijoy Dibosh (Victory Day) – 16 December.

4.     Bangla Nobobarsha / Pohela Boishakh (Bangles New Year) – 14 April
5.     International May Dibosh (International May Day) – 1st May.
6.     Jatiyou Shouk Dibosh (National Mourning Day) – 15 August.
7.     Jatiyo Potaka Dibosh (National Flag Day) – 23 March.
8.     BudhhiJibi Dibosh (National Intelligent Profession Day) – 14 December.
9.     National Biplob & Songhoti Dibosh (Revolution & Firmness Day) – 7 November.
10.                        Jatiyou Grontho Dibosh (National Books Day) – 1 January.
11.                        Jatiyo Samajseba Dibosh (National Social-Works Day) – 2 January.
12.                        Janasongkha Dibosh (National Population Day) – 2 February.
13.                        Jatiyou Shishu Dibosh (National Children Day) – 17 March.
14.                        Jatiyu Protibondo Dibosh (National Handicapped Day) – 5 April.
15.                        Jatiyou Tika Dibosh (National Inoculation Day) – 7 December.
16.                        Gono Abhuthhan Dibosh (National Mass Revolt Day) – 24 January.
17.                        Sososhro Bahini Dibosh (National Armed Forces Day) – 21 November.
18.                        Begum Rokeya Dibosh (Begum Rokeya Day) – 9 December.
19.                        Bongo Vongo Dibosh (Bongo Splitting Day) – 16 October.
20.                        Jail Hotta Dibosh (National Jain Murder Day) – 3 November.
21.                        24. Polashi Dibosh (National Polashi Day) – 23 Jun.
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Re: General Knowledge about Bangladesh
« Reply #3 on: January 06, 2013, 10:33:43 AM »
National Poet of Bangladesh: Kazi Nazrul Islam:
Kazi Nazrul Islam was born on the 25th May 1898 at Churulia in the district of Burdwan, West Bengal, India.A most versatile and prolific genius of this part of the world, he worked in multiple literary genres producing and astonishing corpus of literary works in Bangla.His works include at least 50 books of poetry and songs, 4000 songs and ghazals, 6 books of stories and novels, 3 books of translations 53 plays, verse-plays and operas, 2 movie scripts, 5 books of essays and other kinds of prose writings.The poet died at Dhaka, capital of Bangladesh as National poet on the 29th August 1976.

National Game Of Bangladesh:
Ha-du-du or Kabadi is a team pursuit sport, primarily played in South Asia. Kabaddi is derived from a hindi word meaning holding breath. Kabaddi is used as the chant in the game (see below) in most of the world. However, in Bangladesh this is hadudu, in Nepal Do-Do, in Sri Lanka Guddo, in Malaysia Chado-Guddo and in Indonesia Techib. Hadudu/kabadi is recognised as the national game of Bangladesh

 National Bird of Bangladesh
The magpies are medium to large, often colorful and noisy passerine birds of the crow family, Corvidae. In Chinese, the magpie is called the. It is a popular Chinese belief that magpies overhead bring luck and happiness.

 National Fish of Bangladesh
Hilsa, also pronounced Ilish is the national fish of Bangladesh and also relished in India's Bengali and Oriya speaking populace.Hilsa is mainly available in the Bangladesh rivers Padma, Meghna and Jamuna. Those from Padma are considered to be the best in taste.

National Flower of Bangladesh
The Nymphaeaceae (water lilies) belongs to the Order Nymphaeales. They are tuberous plants that are rooted in soil in bodies of water, with leaves and flowers floating on the water surface. The leaves are round, with a radial notch in Nymphaea and Nuphar, but fully circular in Victoria.The white water lily is the national flower of Bangladesh.


National Fruit of Bangladesh
The Jackfruit (Bengali: Kanthal) taxonomic name Artocarpus heterophyllus. Is a species of tree and its fruit, widely grown in Southeast-Asia and Brazil. The jackfruit is in the mulberry family Moraceae, and thought to be native to India and Bangladesh. It is the national fruit of Bangladesh.

National Animal of Bangladesh: Royel Bengal Tiger
The Bengal Tiger or Royal Bengal Tiger (Panthera tigris tigris) is a subspecies of tiger found through the rainforests and grasslands of Bangladesh, Bhutan, Burma, China, India and Nepal. Its fur is orange-brown with black stripes.Male Bengal Tigers measure 2.7 to 3.1 m (8.86 to 10.17 ft) in length, weigh 180 to 258 kg (418 to 569 lb).The average female Bengal Tiger is approximately 2.5 m (8 ft) in length and weighs about 140 kg
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Re: General Knowledge about Bangladesh
« Reply #4 on: August 22, 2013, 02:54:49 PM »
Thanks for sharing.. informative post
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Re: General Knowledge about Bangladesh
« Reply #5 on: October 21, 2016, 12:53:50 PM »
Good post.
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Re: General Knowledge about Bangladesh
« Reply #6 on: December 01, 2016, 12:33:04 AM »
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