Satkhira is a district of Bangladesh. Satkhira is a part of the Khulna Division. Satkhira district is bounded by Jessore, Khulna, 24 Porgona district(West Bengal) in India and Bay of Bengal on the South side. Satkhira district consists of 7 Upazilas (Satkhira Sadar Upazila, Shyamnagar Upazila, Assasuni Upazila, Kaliganj Upazila, Debhata Upazila, Kalaroa Upazila, Tala Upazila), 2 Municipalities (Pourashava), 78 Union Parishad and 1421 Village.
List of upazilas in Satkhira district(সাতক্ষীরা জেলার উপজেলা সমূহঃ)
Satkhira Sadar Upazila (সাতক্ষীরা সদর উপজেলা)
Shyamnagar Upazila (শ্যামনগর উপজেলা)
Assasuni Upazila (আশাশুনি উপজেলা)
Kaliganj Upazila (কালিগঞ্জ উপজেলা)
Debhata Upazila (দেবহাটা উপজেলা)
Kalaroa Upazila (কলারোয়া উপজেলা)
Tala Upazila (তালা উপজেলা)
Some useful information of Satkhira District:
Satkhira district Established in: 1984
Division: Khulna division
Area : 3858.33 Sq. Km.
Total Cultivable Land : 3,74,978 Hectors
Population : 19,49,899 (Approximately) up to 2009
Density: 505.37 per Sq. Km.
Number of voters:
Number of Village: 1421
Number of Union Parishad: 78 (Union Parishad details of Satkhira district: )
Literacy rate: 53.32% University College: 1
Police Training Center:
Medical Assistant Training School: College: Govt. College: 4 (Satkhira Govt. College, Satkhira Govt. Mohila College, Satkhira Govt. Kalaroa College, Satkhira Govt. Tala College)
Non-government college: 58 (Satkhira Assasuni Degree College, Satkhira City College, Debhata College, Assasuni Mohila College, Sheikh Amanullah Degree College, Advocate Abdur Rahman College, Sonar Bangla Degree Collage, Kaligang Degree College, Tala Mohila College, Gaba Ideal College, Nalta Ahshnia Mission Residential College, Kazi Alauddin Degree College, Shyam Nagar Mohsin College, Safurannesa Mohila Collage, Satkhira)
Textile Engineering College:
Technical School and College:
Govt. High School: 4 (Satkhira Govt. High School, Satkhira Govt. Girls High School, Nakipur Pilot Girls High School, Satkhira)
Non-govt. High School: 292
Junior High School:
Government Primary Schools: 711
Registered Primary Schools: 392
Dakhil Madrasha: 190
PTI: 1 Bank : 79 Municipality(Pourashava) in Satkhira District: 2 : Satkhira Pourashava (Satkhira Municipality), Kalaroa Pourashava (Kalaroa Municipality), Satkhira.
Web Portal: Satkhira District
Govt. Hospital: 8
Non-govt. Hospital: 4
Upazila Health Complex:
Union Health & Family Planning center: 70
Community Clinic: 179
Upazila Land Office:
Union Land Office: 58 Municipality Land Office:
Major Crops: Paddy(Rice), wheat (Gom), Jute(The golden fibre of Bangladesh), Onion, potato, 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 :
Sports Club: 237
Hat / Bazar : Newspaper: 6 (Kafela, Satkhira Chitra, Patradut, Dristripat, Juger Barta, Alor Porosh etc.)
Industry: 1 (Sundarban Textile Mill)
Non-government Organization (NGO) : 187 (Asha, Brac, Proshika, Care, grameen bank, NDP, Kendra, SDS, JKS etc.
Mosque (Mosjid) : 2427
Temple (Mandir) : 788
Cyclone Center :
Land port 1: Vomra
Main River (27): Ichamti River, Kholpotua River, Raimangal River, Kalindi Jamuna River, Betna River, Hariabhanga River etc.
Tourist Place in Satkhira: Sundarban (mangrove forest), Tetulia Jami Mosque, Mozaffar Garden, Josoresshori Kali Mandir etc.
Numbers of constituency: 4 (Shaikh Muzibur Rahman, Honorable Member of Parliament(MP), Satkhira-1, (Constituency 105); M.A. Jabbar, Honorable Member of Parliament(MP), Satkhira-2, (Constituency 106); Dr.A.FM. Ruhul Haque, Honorable Member of Parliament(MP), Satkhira-3, (Constituency 107); H.M.Golam Reza, Honorable Member of Parliament(MP), Satkhira-4, (Constituency 108).
Number of Upazila : 7 (Satkhira Sadar Upazila, Shyamnagar Upazila, Assasuni Upazila, Kaliganj Upazila, Debhata Upazila, Kalaroa Upazila, Tala Upazila)
Telephone Exchange: (Telephone Line: 3663)
No. of main Post office: 7 and branch post office: 144
Postal code : Satkhira Sadar post code: 9400, Satkhira Islamia Acc post code: 9401, Gunakar kati post code: 9402, Budhhat post code: 9403, kalaroa post code: 9410, Murarikati post code: 9411, Jhaudanga post code: 9412, Hamidpur post code: 9413, Khordo post code: 9414, Chandanpur post code: 9415, Taala post code: 9420, Patkelghata post code: 9421, Debbhata post code: 9430, Gurugram post code: 9431, Kaliganj UPO post code: 9440, Nalta Mubaroknagar post code: 9441, Ratanpur post code: 9442, Nakipur post code: 9450, Noornagar post code: 9451, Naobeki post code: 9452, Buri Goalini postal code: 9453, Gabura postal code: 9454, Habinagar postal code: 9455, Ashashuni postal code: 9460, Baradal postal code: 9461