Tanore Upazila

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Tanore
তানোর
Upazila
Tanore is located in Bangladesh
Tanore
Tanore
Location in Bangladesh
Coordinates: 24°36′10″N 88°34′50″E / 24.6028°N 88.5806°E / 24.6028; 88.5806Coordinates: 24°36′10″N 88°34′50″E / 24.6028°N 88.5806°E / 24.6028; 88.5806
Country  Bangladesh
Division Rajshahi Division
District Rajshahi District
Area
 • Total 295.39 km2 (114.05 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 173,495
 • Density 587/km2 (1,520/sq mi)
Time zone BST (UTC+6)
Website Official Map of Tanore

Tanore (Bengali: তানোর) is an Upazila of Rajshahi District in the Division of Rajshahi, Bangladesh.

Geography[edit]

Tanore is located at 24°36′10″N 88°34′50″E / 24.6028°N 88.5806°E / 24.6028; 88.5806. It has 27437 units of house hold and total area 295.39 km². The main river is the Shiba.[1]

Demographics[edit]

At the 2001 Bangladesh census, Tanore had a population of 173,495. Males constituted 50.63% of the population, and females 49.37%. Tanore has an average literacy rate of 45.35% (7+ years),.[2]

Administration[edit]

'Chairman:' Md.Emran Ali Molla.

Vice Chairman[edit]

AL Abdur Rahim

Woman Vice Chairman[edit]

Bondona Raani Praamanik. Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Md.Mehedi-Ul-Sahid.

Administrative[edit]

Tanore has 2 Municipalities, 7 Unions/Wards, 211 Mauzas/Mahallas, and 233 villages.

Institutions[edit]

Govt. Primary school 49, High school 53, Degree college 06, Dakhil madrasah 24, Alim madrasah 03, Kamil madrasah 01,

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Asadullah Mamun Hasan (2012). "http://www.banglapedia.org/HT/T_0056.htm". In Sirajul Islam and Ahmed A. Jamal. Banglapedia: National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh (Second ed.). Asiatic Society of Bangladesh. 
  2. ^ "www. dcrajshahi.gov.bd". Retrieved February 5, 2011.