Mirpur Road

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Mirpur Road, north-western view from Sobhanbag foot overbridge.

Mirpur Road is a long north-south road connecting the northern part of Mirpur and Dhaka University campus.This is one of the major roads in Dhaka. Mirpur road runs through Shyamoli, Mohammadpur, Dhanmondi. the main intersections of Mirpur road include Asad Avenue-Mirpur road, Darus-salam road-Mirpur road, Elephant road-Mirpur road, Panthapath crossing, Ring road crossing etc. The road is one of the busiest roads of Dhaka city. Numerous Buildings and skyscrapers are situated on this road.

Buildings and architecture[edit]

Mirpur road is home to numerous buildings, skyscrapers, architectural structures etc. Predominantly buildings include commercial builins, offices, shopping malls and shopping complexes, educational institutions, restaurants, hospitals and so on.

Besides, there are a number of governmental and non-government offices situated on this road. Gonobhaban, the official residence of Prime Minister is also situated on Mirpur road. Dhaka New Market, a traditional renowned market of Dhaka, where different sorts of commodities are found at a cheap rate, is situated on the southern part of Mirpur road near Nilkhet.