Badda Thana

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Badda
বাড্ডা
Thana
Badda is located in Bangladesh
Badda
Badda
Location in Bangladesh
Coordinates: 23°47.2′N 90°25.5′E / 23.7867°N 90.4250°E / 23.7867; 90.4250Coordinates: 23°47.2′N 90°25.5′E / 23.7867°N 90.4250°E / 23.7867; 90.4250
Country  Bangladesh
Division Dhaka Division
District Dhaka District
Area
 • Total 16.78 km2 (6.48 sq mi)
Population (1991)
 • Total 157,924
 • Density 9,411/km2 (24,370/sq mi)
Time zone BST (UTC+6)
Website Official Map of the Badda Thana

Badda (Bengali: বাড্ডা) is a Thana of Dhaka District in the Division of Dhaka, Bangladesh. It was formed from parts in December 1998 from parts of Cantonment Thana and Gulshan Thana.[1]

Geography[edit]

Badda is located at 23°47′10″N 90°25′30″E / 23.786111°N 90.425°E / 23.786111; 90.425. Its total area is 16.78 km².

Demographics[edit]

This Badda has a population of 157924. Males constitute 55.68% of the population, and females 44.32%. Badda has an average literacy rate of 58.5%, and the national average of 32.4% literate.[citation needed]

Administrative[edit]

Badda has 2+4 Unions/Wards, 16+14 Mauzas/Mahallas, and 0 villages.

Suburbs That Falls Under Badda Thana[edit]

Bashundhara
Banasree
North Badda
Middle Badda
South Badda
Merul Badda
Badda DIT Project
Shahzadpur
Kalachandpur
Nadda
Lichubagan
Kuril
Joarsahara
Aftabnagar
Nurerchala

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Md Tuhin Molla (2012). "Badda Thana". In Sirajul Islam and Ahmed A. Jamal. Banglapedia: National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh (Second ed.). Asiatic Society of Bangladesh.