Maheshkhali Island

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Maheshkhali Island is the main island of Maheshkhali Upazila, in the Cox's Bazar District of Bangladesh. There will two LNG terminals FSRU and gas pipeline created to ease Bangladesh gas shortage.[1]

Maheshkhali is the only hilly island in Bangladesh. Combined with Kutubdia, another island smaller than Maheshkhali forms the constituency known as Cox's Bazar-2 in Bangladesh Parliament. It is an Upazilla (sub-district) under Cox's Bazar District.


  1. ^ "HPM Sheikh Hasina inaugurates Maheshkhali-Anwara gas pipeline". Retrieved 29 October 2017. 

Coordinates: 21°36′N 91°57′E / 21.600°N 91.950°E / 21.600; 91.950