Agailjhara Upazila

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Agailjhara
আগৈলঝারা
Upazila
Agailjhara is located in Bangladesh
Agailjhara
Agailjhara
Location in Bangladesh
Coordinates: 22°58′N 90°9′E / 22.967°N 90.150°E / 22.967; 90.150Coordinates: 22°58′N 90°9′E / 22.967°N 90.150°E / 22.967; 90.150
Country  Bangladesh
Division Barisal Division
District Barisal District
Area
 • Total 161.82 km2 (62.48 sq mi)
Population (1991)
 • Total 147,343
 • Density 910/km2 (2,400/sq mi)
Time zone BST (UTC+6)
Website Official Map of the Agailjhara Upazila

Agailjhara (Bengali: আগৈলঝারা) is an Upazila of Barisal District in the Division of Barisal, Bangladesh, covering 161.82 km².[1]

Demographics[edit]

According to the 1991 Bangladesh census, Agailjhara had a population of 147,343 in 30,560 households. Males constituted 50.93% of the population, and females 49.07%. The population aged 18 or over was 76,524. Agailjhara had an average literacy rate of 42.4% (7+ years), compared to the national average of 32.4%. It has 95 villages.[2]

Administration[edit]

Agailjhara has 5 Unions/Wards, 84 Mauzas/Mahallas and 95 villages, including Ashkar.

Education[edit]

Notable educational institutions in Agailjhara include Shaheed Abdur Rob Serniabat Degree College. One of the oldest schools of Agailjhara is Askar Kalibari Secondary School and College established in 1943 in Askar village,[3] Goila High School, established in 1893, B H P Academy, established in 1919. Joberpar Secondary School, Rajihar Secondary School is also situated there.poysarhat high school.Kodaldhoa high school.

Secondary School[edit]

List of Secondary School in Agailjhara Upazila[4]

Agailjhara bhegai halder public academy
Agailjhara sreemati matree mangal girls high school
Askar Kalibari Secondary School & College[5]
Bahadurpur high school
Bakal niranjan bairagi high school
Barpaika secondary school
Basail secondary school
Batra premchand girls school
Chhoygram secondary school
Dumuria secondary school
Goila secondary school
Jamina mohammed secondary school
Jobarpar secondary school
Kagasura secondary school
Kathira adarsha biddya niketon
Kodaldhoa secondary school
Mollapara high school
Naghirpar secondary school
Paisa high school
Rajihar secondary school
Ramananderak high school
Sheral ml. high school
Temar maleka khatun girls high school
Ulania coronaton high school

Non profit organization[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Apurba Lal Haldar (2012). "Agailjhara 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. 
  3. ^ "ASKAR KALIBARI SECONDARY SCHOOL ASKAR KALIBARI SECONDARY SCHOOL". www.barisalboard.gov.bd. Retrieved 2017-04-14. 
  4. ^ "List of Secondary School in Barisal -InfoMap24". www.infomap24.com (in Bengali). Retrieved 2017-04-14. 
  5. ^ "Askar kalibari high school Agailjhara, Bangladesh". www.infomap24.com (in Bengali). Retrieved 2017-04-14. 
  6. ^ "Payra Social Foundation || glory of sacrifice". www.payra.org. Retrieved 2017-04-14. 

3. Bigraha Lal Adhikary,Rajapur., Poysarhat, Agailjhara,Barisal.

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