Manikganj is a district of Bangladesh near dhaka city. Manikganj is a part of the Dhaka Division. Rivers like Padma, Dhaleswari, Ganga, Brahmaputra, Ichamati, Kartoa and Teesta have been active in the formation of land in this region for ages. Manikganj is formed by alluvial soil in the middle-basin region of Bangladesh. Area of Manikganj district is 1378.99 square km. Manikganj district is bounded by Tangail, Faridpur, Dhaka, Rajbari, Pabna district. Manikganj district consists of 7 Upazilas (Manikganj Sadar Upazila, Singair Upazila, Daulatpur Upazila, Saturia Upazila, Ghior Upazila, Shivalaya Upazila, Harirampur Upazila), 2 Municipalities (Pourashava), 65 Union Parishad and 1668 Village.
List of Upazilas in Manikganj district(মানিকগঞ্জ জেলার উপজেলাসমূহ)
Manikganj Sadar Upazila (মানিকগঞ্জ সদর উপজেলা)
Singair Upazila (সিঙ্গাইর উপজেলা)
Daulatpur Upazila (দৌলতপুর উপজেলা)
Saturia Upazila (সাটুরিয়া উপজেলা)
Ghior Upazila (ঘিওর উপজেলা)
Shivalaya Upazila (শিবালয় উপজেলা)
Harirampur Upazila (হরিরামপুর উপজেলা)
Some useful information of Manikganj District:
Manikganj district Established in: 1984
Division: Dhaka division
Area : 1,378.99 Sq. Km.
Total Cultivable Land : 1,07,817 Hectors
Population : 14,47,298 (Approximately)
Density: per Sq. Km.
Number of voters:
Number of Village: 1668
Number of Union Parishad: 65 (Union Parishad details of Manikganj district: )
Literacy rate: 56% University:
Police Training Center:
Medical Assistant Training School: College: Begum Jarina College Manikganj, Betila High School & College, Dr. Abdur Rahim Khan Mahila College, Garpara Hafizuddin College, Golaidanga Muktijuddah Smrity College, Golam Monir Hossain Mohila College, Garpara Hafizuddin College, Jhitka Khawja Rahmat Ali College, Jiyanpur Belayet Hossain College, Kaniz Fatema Girls School & College, Motilal College, Monno International School & College, National Residential College, Rajibpur Adarsha College, Manikganj. Govt. College: Govt. Bhiku Memorial College, Govt. Bicharpati Nurul Islam College, Govt. Debendra College, Govt. Ghior College, Mahadebpur Union Govt. College, Manikganj.
Textile Engineering College:
Technical School and College:
Govt. High School:
Non-govt. High School:
Junior High School:
Government Primary Schools:
Registered Primary Schools:
Madrasha: Uchutia Hafijia & Alim Madrasha, Madrasa Darul Ulum Manikganj, Boholatoly madrasha, Doat Ali Alim Madrasah, Porra Madrasa Mosque, Madrasah Abu Huraira Ra., Talimul Islam Madrasa, Manikganj.
Polytechnic Institute: National Polytechnic Institute, Manikganj, Confidence Polytechnic Institute - CPI, New Ideal Polytechnic Institute, Manikganj.
Vocational Institute: Textile Vocational Institute, Manikganj; Manikganj Government Technical School And College, Dewan Technical School & College, Manikganj Technical Training Center (MTTC), Grassroots Technical Training Institute, Manikganj.
PTI: Primary Teachers Training Institute (PTI), Manikganj. Bank : Uttara Bank Limited, Manikganj Branch; Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited Manikganj Branch, BRAC Bank Limited Manikganj Branch, First Security Islami Bank Manikganj Branch, Bangladesh Krishi Bank, Manikganj Branch, Agrani Bank Limited, Manikganj Branch, Janata Bank Limited, Manikganj Branch. Municipality(Pourashava) in Manikganj District: : Manikganj Pourashava (Manikganj Municipality), Singair Pourashava (Singair Municipality).
Government web portal: Manikganj District
General Hospital: 1 (Manikganj Sadar Hospital)
Non-govt. Hospital: Marie Stopes Clinic, Niramoy Nursing Home, Niramoy X-Ray & Pathology, Manikganj.
Upazila Health Complex: 6 (Upazila Health Complex, Harirampur, Manikgonj; Upazila Health Complex, Daulatpur, Manikgonj; Upazila Health Complex, Ghior, Manikgonj; Upazila Health Complex, Saturia, Manikgonj; Upazila Health Complex, Shibalaya, Manikgonj; Upazila Health Complex, Singair, Manikgonj.
Places to visit in Manikganj District:
Betila-Mitra Zamindar House in Sadar Upazila, Navratna Math, Kabiraj House, Teota Zamindar House in Shivalay, Shaheed Rafiq Museum in Singair Rafiq Nagar, Baliati Ishwar Chandra High School and Baliati Palace in Jhitka, Harirampur Jhitka are notable places of interest in Manikganj.
Upazila Land Office:
Union Land Office: 66 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 :
Major Rivers: Padma river, Jamuna river, Ichamati river, Dhaleshwari river and Kaliganga river.
Hat / Bazar : 121 Newspaper:
Non-government Organization (NGO) : (Asha, Brac, Proshika, Care, grameen bank, NDP, Kendra, SDS, JKS etc.
Mosque (Mosjid) : Manikganj Sadar Thana Jame Masjid, Manikganj Bazar Shahi Mosque, Siddik Nagar, Mosque, Manikganj Police Line Jame Mosjid, Manikganj Zela karagar Jame Masjid
Temple (Mandir) :
Cyclone Center :
Tourist Place in Manikganj: Baliati Prasad and Baliati Esshar Chandra High School at Saturia upazila, Teota Jamidar Bari & Nabaratna Math at Shivalaya Upazila, Kabiraj Bari at Manikganj upazila, Poddar Bari at Harirampur, Swapnapuri at Jatrapur, Shahid Rafique Museum at Rafique Nagar, Singair.
Numbers of constituency: (A.M Naimur Rahman, Honorable Member of Parliament(MP), Manikganj-1, (Constituency 168); Momotaz Begom, Honorable Member of Parliament(MP), Manikganj-2, (Constituency 169); Zahid Maleque, Honorable Member of Parliament(MP), Manikganj-3, (Constituency 170).
Number of Upazila : 7 (Manikganj Sadar Upazila, Singair Upazila, Daulatpur Upazila, Saturia Upazila, Ghior Upazila, Shivalaya Upazila, Harirampur Upazila)
No. of Post office:
Postal code : Manikganj Sadar post code: 1800, Manikganj Bazar post code: 1801, Gorpara post code: 1802, Mahadebpur post code: 1803, Barangail post code: 1804, Saturia post code: 1810, Baliati post code: 1811, Singair post code: 1820, Baira post code: 1821, Joymantop post code: 1822, Lechhraganj post code: 1830, Jhitka post code: 1831, Gheor postal code: 1840, Shibaloy postal code: 1850, Aricha postal code: 1851, Tewta postal code: 1852, Uthli postal code: 1853.