Location of Sherpur in Bangladesh
|• Total||1,359.87 km2 (525.05 sq mi)|
|Population (2011 census)|
|• Density||1,000/km2 (2,600/sq mi)|
|Time zone||BST (UTC+6)|
Sherpur (Bengali: শেরপুর জেলা, Sherpur Jela also Sherpur Zila) is a district in central Bangladesh. It is a part of the Dhaka Division. Sherpur city is located about 198 km (123.03 mi) north of Dhaka which is the capital of the country.
There are 5 upazilas (sub-district) under this district, namely:
Administrator of Zila Porishod: Abdul Halim
Deputy Commissioner (DC): Mohammad Zakir Hossain judicial service
- Roads & Highway:
- Rural communications:
The district of Sherpur consists 3394 mosques, 474 and a church. In this district, major Muslim pilgrims were crowd in many mosques.
- Prothom Alo (National)
- The Daily Kaler kantho (National)
- Daily Samakal (National)
- AKM Reazul Hasan (2012). "Sherpur District". In Sirajul Islam and Ahmed A. Jamal. Banglapedia: National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh (Second ed.). Asiatic Society of Bangladesh.
- AL men appointed administrators
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