Manda Upazila

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Manda
মান্দা
Upazila
Manda is located in Bangladesh
Manda
Manda
Location in Bangladesh
Coordinates: 24°46.5′N 88°40.2′E / 24.7750°N 88.6700°E / 24.7750; 88.6700Coordinates: 24°46.5′N 88°40.2′E / 24.7750°N 88.6700°E / 24.7750; 88.6700
Country  Bangladesh
Division Rajshahi Division
District Naogaon District
Area
 • Total 375.94 km2 (145.15 sq mi)
Population (1991)
 • Total 330,995
 • Density 880/km2 (2,300/sq mi)
Time zone BST (UTC+6)
Website Official Map of Manda

Manda (Bengali: মান্দা) is an Upazila of Naogaon District in the Division of Rajshahi, Bangladesh.

Geography[edit]

Manda is located at 24°46′30″N 88°40′10″E / 24.7750°N 88.6694°E / 24.7750; 88.6694. It has 58493 units of house hold and total area 375.94 km². Major rivers are the Atrai and Shiba.[1]

Demographics[edit]

As of the 1991 Bangladesh census, Manda has a population of 330995. Males constitute 50.56% of the population, and females 49.44%. This Upazila's eighteen up population is 157744. Manda has an average literacy rate of 24.3% (7+ years), and the national average of 32.4% literate.[2] [Sarwar Toha]

Administrative[edit]

Manda has 14 Unions/Wards, 299 Mauzas/Mahallas, and 286 villages.

Unions are:

  1. Bharso
  2. Bhalain
  3. Paranpur
  4. Manda
  5. Ganeshpur
  6. Mainam
  7. Prasadpur
  8. Kushumba
  9. Nurullabad
  10. Kalikapur
  11. Tentulia
  12. Kanshopara
  13. Kashab
  14. Bishnopur

Liberation war[edit]

Marks of the War of Liberation: mass grave 1 (Manoharpur), mass killing site 1 (Pakuria).

Historical events[edit]

  • During the War of Liberation in 1971 the Pak army killed 128 innocent persons at village Pakuria of Bharsho Union and buried them in 3-4 ditches
  • During the War of Liberation in 1971 the Pak army killed 17 innocent persons and burned a whole village Monhorpur (Manoharpur) of Paranpur Union and buried them in a mass grave.
  • Kaderdanga Govt. Primary school
  • Andariyapara Govt. Primary school
  • Alalpur Haji Sheikh Alam High School
  • Alubazar Primary School
  • Balubazar S.M. High School
  • Bangal Para Govt. Primary School
  • Banishar Dakhil Madrasha
  • Bilkorilla B.M. High School
  • Chakkamdeb Technical & BM college
  • Chakuli Bahumokhi Madhumik Biddaloy
  • Chakuli Degree College
  • Chakuli High School
  • Chakuli Koumi Madrasha
  • Chakuli Priamary School
  • Chalkharinarayan Dhakhil Madrsha
  • Daspara Degree College
  • Daspara High School
  • Deul Durgapur Al Arabia Dakhil Madrasha
  • Ekrukhi High School
  • Engr: Showkatara Apple school and college
  • Gobindapur Govt. Primary School
  • Gobindapur High School
  • Got Gari Shaheed Mamun High School & College
  • Jafrabad Adorsho Dakhil Madrasha
  • Jotbazer Gril School & Collage
  • Kaligram Dodangi High School
  • Kalikapur Govt. Primary School
  • Kalikapur Chak Kalikapur High School
  • Kashab Mdhoepara Govt. Primary School
  • Koya Para Kamar Kuri High School, Proshadpur Bazar
  • Kukrail Abtadai Madrasha
  • Manda Momin Sahana Degree College
  • Manda Pilot High School
  • Nurullabad M/L High School
  • Nurullabad Nikhirapara Govt. Primary School
  • Nurullabad Primary School
  • Pakuria High School
  • Palashbari Govt. Primary School
  • Panial Adarsha College
  • Par Enayetpur Govt. Primary School
  • Parsimla Primary School
  • Prashadpur Girls High School
  • P.K.A. High School
  • Rangamatia Reg. Primary School
  • Satihat K.T. High School
  • Shafiuddin Mollha College, Balubazar
  • Shahapur D.A. High School
  • Shreerampur Govt. Primary School
  • Shreerampur Govt. Primary School, Satihat
  • Tentulia D.B. High School
  • Tentulia Govt. Primary School
  • Turuk Baria Govt. Primary School
  • Turuk Baria High School

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Eng.MD.Alamgirkobir

  1. ^ Md. Abu Rashed (2012). "Manda Upazila". In Sirajul Islam and Ahmed A. Jamal. Banglapedia: National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh (Second ed.). Asiatic Society of Bangladesh. 
  2. ^ "Population Census Wing, BBS.". Archived from the original on 2005-03-27. Retrieved November 10, 2006.