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Panchagarh (পঞ্চগড়) district is in the extreme northern part of Bangladesh with an area of 1404.63 sq km, bounded on three sides by 288 km long Indian border, having Darjeeling district on the north, Jalpaiguri and Kuchbihar districts on the northeast, west Dinajpur and Purnea district on the west, Dinajpur and Thakurgaon districts on the south, Nilphamari district on the east ...more

 

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Panchagarh in a glance

Coordinates

26.25°N , 88.50° E

Area

1404.63 km˛

Boundary

302.68 km

Timezone

BST (GMT +6)

Temperature

30.2°C (max), 10.1° C (min)

Rainfall

2931 mm

City Corp.

1

Upazila

5

Union

43

Village

850

Mouza

463

Population

8,38,000

Rivers

23

Enclaves

18 (Panchagarh Sadar 2, Boda 12 & Debiganj 4)

 

 

 

" The existence of fifteen garhs (fortifications) has hitherto been traced, of which the most noted are Bhitargarh, Hosaingarh, Mirgarh, Rajangarh and Devengarh. Panchagarh is named after these five garhs "

 

Atwari আটওয়ারী is the second smallest upazila of the district in respect of both area and population. Nothing is definitely known about the origin of the “Atwari” name. There is hearsay that the bordering Atwari was once attacked by the robbers eight times in succession ...more

Tetulia তেতুলিয়া is the extreme northern upazila of the country. For its location & tourist spot, it is one of the well known upazilas in Bangladesh. Recently Tetulia is considered the most important economic zone for Panchagarh district because of the Tea industry and Banglabandha land port  ...more

Panchagarh Sadar পঞ্চগড় সদর is the most populous area of Panchagarh district. Nothing is definitely known about the origin of Panchagarh. It is learnt that in the past there existed five Jungles in the locality. In Bengali the word panch means five & garh means jungle ...more

Boda বোদা is the largest upazila of Panchagarh district in respect of area. Nothing is definitely known about the origin of the upazila name. There is a popular hearsay that, the upazila might have derived its name from the name of temple Badeswari Bari Pith located in this upazila ...more

Debiganj দেবীগঞ্জ is the third biggest upazila of Panchagarh District in respect of both area and population. Nothing is definitely known about the origin of the upazila’s name. It is generally believed that in the remote past there lived an influential zaminder named Debi Chowdhurani ...more

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 A tea company helps lift a village out of poverty
 বাংলাবান্ধা স্থলবন্দর উদ্বোধন

সৌর বিদ্যু্ৎ পঞ্চগড়ের শতাধিক গ্রামে

উত্তরাঞ্চলের হিমালয়কন্যা পঞ্চগড়ো চা চাষের উজ্জল সম্ভাবনা

পঞ্চগড়ে করতোয়া ও মহান্দার বুকে বালুচর

পঞ্চগড়ে বাণিজ্যমেলা

পঞ্চগড়ে চায়ের চাষাবাদ বাড়ছে, বছরে ১০ কোটি টাকার উত্পাদন

তায়কোয়ান্দোর সোনা জয়ী সেই মেয়েটি

পঞ্চগড়ে দেড় হাজার বছরের বৌদ্ধমন্দির আবিস্কার, মাটি খুড়ে বের হলো ইতিহাস

পঞ্চগড়ে ঐতিহ্যবাহী ঘোড়াদৌড় প্রতিযোগিতা

Government takes steps to expand tea farming in Panchagarh

Bangladesh, Nepal to enhance trade thru’ transit route

Nepal may trade via train with Bangladesh

Northern farmers hail reduction of non-urea fertilizer prices

সুস্বাদু কমলা এখন পঞ্চগড়ে

পঞ্চগড়ে প্রাকৃতিক সম্পদ লুটপাট

BSF man faces trial for killing three Bangladeshis

Tea in Tetulia

বছরে ৫ কোটি টাকার সুপারি কেনাবেচা হচ্ছে পঞ্চপড়ে

Solar eclipse on July 22, 2009

Small-scale tea farming becoming popular in Panchagarh

পঞ্চগড় এখন দেশের ৩য় চা অঞ্চল

পঞ্চগড়ে জনপ্রিয় হয়ে উঠছে কমলা চাষ

Orange farming gains ground

Dhaka should seek changes in routes

Measures for development of Northern Bengal demanded

সর্বনাশের কারণ পাথর উত্তোলন

ছিটমহলবাসী নিজ দেশে পরবাস

Strawberry cultivation in Panchagarh

Shorten list for duty concession: Bangladesh to Nepal

Nepal seeks tariff concessions for agro-goods

খরস্রোতা করতোয়া নাব্যতা হারিয়ে এখন প্রায় মরানদী

বাংলাবান্ধা স্থলবন্দর তেমন কাজে আসছে না

Banglabandha Port “The gateway of northern Bangladesh”

The Growing Tea Industry

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