Dhamoirhat ( Bengali: ধামইরহাট) is an Upazila of Naogaon District in the Division of Rajshahi, Bangladesh.
Geography [ edit ]
Dhamoirhat is located at
. It has 29661 units of house hold and total area 300.8 km². 25°08′40″N 88°51′40″E / 25.1444°N 88.8611°E
Demographics [ edit ]
As of the
2001 Bangladesh census, Dhamoirhat has a population of 169,580. Males constitute 51.73% of the population, and females 48.27%. Dhamoirhat has an average literacy rate of 28.4% (7+ years), and the national average of 32.4% literate. [1 ]
Administrative [ edit ]
Dhamoirhat has 8 Unions/Wards, 212 Mauzas/Mahallas, and 250 villages.
Mayor of municipality: Md. Aminur Rahman
Chairman of upazila council: Md. Deldar Hossain
Vice chairman of upazila council: Md. Jahurul Islam
Female vice chairman of upazila council: Mrs. Farah Diba
In Maahishontosh, an extraordinary long tomb is popularly known as the Tomb of
Muhammad Shiran Khilji, an earlier Turkic ruler of Bengal.
Educational institutions [ edit ]
Raghunathpur Kamil Madrasha By Anisur Alam
Dhamoirhat M, M, Degree College
Alhaz zahangir alam memorial college
Dhamoirhat Mohila College
Shoid Jia Technical College
Arnagar Bi-Laterial high School
Aranagar Primary School
Rangamati High School
Rangamati Primary School
Rangamati Hi -Ul-Ulom Hafijia Madrasa & Orphanage
Varom High School
Varom Primary School
See also [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ "Population Census Wing, BBS.". Archived from the original on 27 March 2005 . Retrieved November 10, 2006.
External links [ edit ]