Begumganj is a thana/upazila of Noakhali district in the division of Chittagong, Bangladesh. Chowmuhani Bazar is the main business point of Begumganj Thana/upazila. Begumganj is a very beautiful, natural and biggest Upazila of Noakhali district. It is near the Lakshmipur district.
Some useful information of Begumganj Upazila:
Established in : 1982
Area : 237.82 Square Kilometers
Population : 4,76,324 (Approximately)
The number of voters : Union Parishad : 16 (Chhayani Union Parishad, Eklashpur Union Parishad, Jirtali Union Parishad, Begumganj Union Parishad, Amanullapur Union Parishad, Mir Warishpur Union Parishad, Durgapur Union Parishad, Alyarpur Union Parishad, Narottampur Union Parishad, Hajipur Union Parishad, Kadirpur Union Parishad, Kutubpur Union Parishad, Rajganj Union Parishad, Sharifpur Union Parishad, Rasulpur Union Parishad, Gopalpur Union Parishad). Municipality : Begumganj Municipality (Begumganj Pourashava), Noakhali. Village : 203
Union Land Office :
College : 3 (Chaumuhani Govt. S. A. College, Begumgonj; M. A. Hasem College, Begumgonj, Noakhali, Bangladesh)
Textile Engineering College: Begumgonj Textile Engineering College, Noakhali
High School : 42 (Begumganj Govt.Pilot High School, Begumganj Govt. Technical High school, Jamidarhat B.N. High School, Begumganj, Noakhali)
Junior School :
Govt. Primary School : 262
Reg. Primary School :
Madrasha : 232
Govt. Hospital : 1 (10 bed)
Health center : 2
Union Health Clinic :
Post Office : 2 (Main post office: 2, Branch post office: 16)
Postal code : Begumganj post code: 3820, Choumohani post code: 3821, Banglabazar post code: 3822, Mir Owarishpur post code: 3823, Bazra post code: 3824, Jamidar Hat post code: 3825, Rajganj post code: 3834, Oachhekpur post code: 3835, Bhabani Jibanpur post code: 3837, Maheshganj post code: 3838, Nadona post code: 3839, Nandiapara post code: 3841, Khalishpur post code: 3842, Dauti post code: 3843, Joyag post code: 3844, Thanar Hat post code: 3845, Amisha Para post code: 3847, Durgapur post code: 3848.
Literacy Rate : 55.44%
Total cultivable Land : 41,899 Hectors
Main crops : Paddy (Rice), Jute, Potato, green Chilli, Brinjal, varieties of pulses like lentils, sugarcane etc.
Cyclone Center :
Hat / Bazar : 31 (Chowmuhani Bazar, Eklashpur Bazar, Ramgonj bazar, Chhayani bazar etc.)
Stadium : 1
Mosque : 1103
Mandir : 342
Main Fruits : Mango, Coconut, Papaya, Jackfruit, Guava, date, Pineapple, betelnut etc.
Freedom Fighters : 1316
Number and name of constituency: 270 Noakhali-3 (Begumganj Upazila)
Md. Barkat Ullah Bulu, Member of Parliament(MP), Noakhali-3
Political Party: Bangladesh Nationalist Party
Chairman of Begumganj Upazila: Mohammad Ullah
Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO): Khandoker Nurul Haque
Historical place in Begumganj: Begumgonj Cultural Academy and Library, Choumohani chowrasta; Birshestha Ruhul Amin Merorial, Choumohani chowrasta; Agriculture Training Institute, BSCIC Industrial area, Begumgonj Dighi, Delta Jute Mils, Choumohani; Public Hall, Choumohani; Railway station, Choumohani, Begumgonj, Noakhali.