Jhenaidah is a district of Bangladesh. Jhenaidah is a part of the Khulna Division. Jhenaidah district is bounded by Jessore, Kushtia, Chuadanga, Magura and Rajbari district. Jhenaidah district consists of 6 Upazilas (Jhenaidah Sadar Upazila, Shailkupa Upazila, Harinakunda Upazila, Maheshpur Upazila, Kotchandpur Upazila, Kaliganj Upazila), 6 Municipalities (Pourashava), 67 Union Parishad and 1136 Village.
List of upazilas in Jhenaidah district(ঝিনাইদহ জেলার উপজেলা সমূহঃ)
Jhenaidah Sadar Upazila (ঝিনাইদহ সদর উপজেলা)
Shailkupa Upazila (শৈলকুপা উপজেলা)
Harinakunda Upazila (হরিণাকুন্ডু উপজেলা)
Maheshpur Upazila (মহেশপুর উপজেলা)
Kotchandpur Upazila (কোটচাঁদপুর উপজেলা)
Kaliganj Upazila (কালীগঞ্জ উপজেলা)
Some useful information of Jhenaidah District:
Jhenaidah district Established in: 23 February 1984
Division: Khulna division
Area : 1949.62 Sq. Km.
Total Cultivable Land : Hectors
Population : 17,71,304 (Approximately)
Density: 902 per Sq. Km.
Number of voters:
Number of Village: 1136
Number of Union Parishad: 67 (Union Parishad details of Jhenaidah district: )
Literacy rate: 62% University:
Police Training Center:
Law College: 1, Polytechnic Institute: 4
Cadet College: 1 (Jhenaidah Cadet College)
Medical Assistant Training School: College: 50 Govt. College: 6 (Govt. K. C. College, Jhenidah, Govt. Lalon Shah College, Govt. Nurunahar Women College, Khondokar Mosharraf Hossian Govt. College, Moheshpur Govt. Degree College, Jhenaidah)
Non-government college: 44 (Kotchandpur Powro College, Lautola College, Alhaj Moshiur Rahman College, Moheshpur Poura Mohila College, Shahid Ziaur Rahman College, Bangbandhu Memorial College, Katlagari College, Shailkupa City College)
Textile Engineering College:
Technical School and College: 4
High School: 250
Govt. High School: 3 (Jhenaidah Govt. Boys High School, Jhenaidah Govt. Girls High School)
Non-govt. High School: 247
Junior High School: 33
Government Primary Schools: 407
Registered Primary Schools: 410
PTI: Bank : Municipality(Pourashava) in Jhenaidah District: 6 : Jhenaidah Pourashava (Jhenaidah Municipality).
Web Portal: Jhenaidah District
General Hospital: 1
Eye Hospital: 1
Upazila Health Complex: 5
Private Clinic: 79
Upazila Land Office:
Union Land Office: Municipality Land Office:
Major Crops: Paddy(Rice), Jute(The golden fibre of Bangladesh), Onion, potato, wheat, Green Chilli(moris), sugarcane, Garlic and various types of pulses etc.
Major Fruits: Mango(Aam), Jackfruit(Kathal), Banana, guava, papaya(Pepe), Coconut(Narkel), Litchi(Lichu), Lemon(Lebu), Watermelon(Tormuj), bel, date, tetul etc.
Cinema Hall :
Hat / Bazar : Newspaper:
Non-government Organization (NGO) : (Asha, Brac, Proshika, Care, grameen bank, NDP, Kendra, SDS, JKS etc.
Mosque (Mosjid) : 2680
Temple (Mandir) : 365
Cyclone Center :
Tourist Place in Jhenaidah: Shailkupa Shahi Mosque, House of Kobi Golam Mostafa, Shyamchand Mandir at Barobazar, Jhenaidah Cadet College, Naldanga Temple Complex, Neel kuthi at hat Khalishpur Bazar, Bir Sreshtho Shaheed Sepoy Hamidur Rahman Museum etc.
Numbers of constituency: 4 (Md. Abdul Hyee, Honorable Member of Parliament(MP), Jhenaidah-1, (Constituency 81); Md. Shofiqul Islam, Honorable Member of Parliament(MP), Jhenaidah-2, (Constituency 82); Advocate Md. Shafiqul Azam Khan, Honorable Member of Parliament(MP), Jhenaidah-3, (Constituency 83); Abdul Mannan, Honorable Member of Parliament(MP), Jhenaidah-4, (Constituency 84).
Number of Upazila : 6 (Jhenaidah Sadar Upazila, Shailkupa Upazila, Harinakunda Upazila, Maheshpur Upazila, Kotchandpur Upazila, Kaliganj Upazila)
Telephone Exchange: 6
No. of Post office: 98
Postal code : Jhenaidah Sadar post code: 7300, Jinaidaha Cadet College post code: 7301, Harinakundu post code: 7310, Shailakupa post code: 7320, Kumiradaha post code: 7321, Kotchandpur post code: 7330, Maheshpur post code: 7340, Naldanga post code: 7350, Hatbar Bazar post code: 7351