Kamrangirchar Thana

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Kamrangirchar
কামরাঙ্গিরচর
Thana
Kamrangirchar is located in Bangladesh
Kamrangirchar
Kamrangirchar
Location in Bangladesh
Coordinates: 23°42.9′N 90°22.4′E / 23.7150°N 90.3733°E / 23.7150; 90.3733Coordinates: 23°42.9′N 90°22.4′E / 23.7150°N 90.3733°E / 23.7150; 90.3733
Country  Bangladesh
Division Dhaka Division
District Dhaka District
Area
 • Total 2.87 km2 (1.11 sq mi)
Population (1991)
 • Total 25,827
 • Density 8,999/km2 (23,310/sq mi)
Time zone BST (UTC+6)
Website Official Map of the Kamrangichar Thana

Kamrangirchar (Bengali: কামরাঙ্গিরচর) is a Thana of Dhaka District in the Division of Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Geography[edit]

Kamrangirchar is located at 23°42′55″N 90°22′25″E / 23.715278°N 90.373611°E / 23.715278; 90.373611. Its total area is 2.87 km².

Demographics[edit]

This Kamrangirchar has a population of 25827. Males constitute 57.8% of the population, and females 42.2%. Kamrangirchar has an average literacy rate of 28.56%, and the national average of 32.4% literate.[1]

Yeasin Ahmed Mahin[edit]

Kamrangirchar has city corporation (south)/3 Wards - 55, 56, 57 and 1 police station ,

Trivia[edit]

  • A 2006 survey[2] of slums in Bangladesh found that the single largest concentration of slums in the Dhaka Metropolitan Area was in Kamrangir Char, and reported that of the (approx) 300,000 people living there, 265,000 are slum dwellers.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Banglapedia". Retrieved February 17, 2007. 
  2. ^ Measure Evaluation / NIPORT (2006) Slums of urban Bangladesh: mapping and census, 2005. Centre for Urban Studies / Measure Evaluation / National Institute of Population Research and Training. Accessed 9 June 2007 [1]