Manpura Island

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Manpura Island
Geography
Location Bay of Bengal
Coordinates 22°18′N 90°58′E / 22.300°N 90.967°E / 22.300; 90.967Coordinates: 22°18′N 90°58′E / 22.300°N 90.967°E / 22.300; 90.967
Area 373 km2 (144 sq mi)
Administration
Bangladesh

Manpura Island is an island in the northern Bay of Bengal, Bangladesh, at the mouth of the Meghna river. The island has an area of 373 km2. Other major offshore islands of this region are Bhola Island (which is the largest) and Hatia Island. All of these islands are densely populated.

Cultural significance[edit]

The island was featured as the setting of the movie Monpura.

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