Debidwar Upazila

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Debidwar
দেবিদ্বার
Upazila
Debidwar is located in Bangladesh
Debidwar
Debidwar
Location in Bangladesh
Coordinates: 23°36′N 90°59.5′E / 23.600°N 90.9917°E / 23.600; 90.9917Coordinates: 23°36′N 90°59.5′E / 23.600°N 90.9917°E / 23.600; 90.9917
Country  Bangladesh
Division Comilla Division
District Comilla District
Government
 • MP Razee Mohammad Fakhrul
 • Upazila Chairman Md Rohul Amin
Area
 • Total 238.36 km2 (92.03 sq mi)
Population (1991)
 • Total 336,877
 • Density 1,400/km2 (3,700/sq mi)
Time zone BST (UTC+6)
Website debidwar.comilla.gov.bd

Debidwar (Bengali: দেবীদ্বার) is an Upazila of Comilla District in the Division of Comilla, Bangladesh.[1]

Geography[edit]

Debidwar is located at 23°36′00″N 90°59′30″E / 23.6000°N 90.9917°E / 23.6000; 90.9917 . It has 55,619 households and a total area of 238.36 km².

Demographics[edit]

According to the 1991 Bangladesh census, Debidwar had a population of 336,877, of whom 158,356 were aged 18 or older. Males constituted 50.33% of the population, and females 49.67%. Debidwar had an average literacy rate of 35.1% (7+ years), against the national average of 32.4%.[2]

Administration[edit]

Debidwar has 16 Unions, 143 Mauzas/Mahallas, and 201 villages.

List of Unions:

Education[edit]

  • Gov't Sujat Ali College
  • Nabiyabad High School/নবিয়াবাদ উচ্চ বিদ্যালয়
  • Mashikara High School
  • Reaz Uddin Pilot Model High School. EST. 1918 school
  • Abdullah pur high
  • Bakasher high school
  • Kurchap High School
  • Marichakand Addwisha High School
  • Oxford International School & College
  • Moitri International School
  • Jobeda Khatun Women's College
  • Nabarun Biddya Niketon
  • Boro shalghar Adarsha College
  • Mofiz Uddin Girls High School
  • Hilful Fuzul Adorsho School
  • Alhaz Ajgor Ali Munshi Girls High School
  • Dhampti Habibur Rahman High School
  • Gongamondal Raj Institution
  • Dhampti islamia alia madrasha,azim uddin per sab
  • Khalil Pur High School
  • Laxmi pur High School
  • Merit Home International School
  • Rising Sun Kinder School
  • Chandpur Model Technical High School
  • Barashalghar Union M.Ahmed High School
  • Chotona Model High School
  • Banguri High School
  • Noor Pur M Ali And A Bari High School
  • laxmipur hafezia madrasha
  • Moheshpur High School
  • Bakri Kandi Adarsha high School
  • Barkamta Nolini Shikha Niketon
  • Bara Alam Pur Model Junior School
  • Ballavpur High School
  • Cambridge International School
  • Debidwar International Cadet School
  • Sayedpur Kamil Madrasha
  • Sultanpur islamia Alim Madrasha
  • Debidwar Islamia Fazil Madrasha
  • Podua Islamia Alim Madrasha
  • Fultali Village High school
  • Elahabad High School
  • Elahabad Pro.Muzaffer Ahmmed College
  • এলাহাবাদ দাখিল মাদ্রাসা
  • Elahabad Hazera Khaton Model Academy
  • Elahabad J. Alam Intarnational School
  • Mohanpor High School
  • Mohanpor College
  • Mohammadpor High School
  • Mohammadpor Serajul Hoq College

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Shamim, Md Mahmud Hasan (2012). "Debidwar Upazila". In Islam, Sirajul; Jamal, Ahmed A. Banglapedia: National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh (Second ed.). Asiatic Society of Bangladesh. 
  2. ^ "Population Census Wing, BBS.". Archived from the original on 27 March 2005. Retrieved 10 November 2006. 

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