Formerly it was a part of Pakistan and hence gained independence from United Kingdom on 14th August 1947. a civil war led to its independence in December 1971. Victory Day 17 December 1971 and commemorates the official creation of the state of Bangladesh
Dhaka has a population of 11 million, making it the largest city in Bangladesh. Dhaka is known as the 'City of Mosques'. The modern city was developed chiefly under British rule in the 19th century, and soon became the second-largest city in Bengal after Calcutta.
Chittagong SE of Bangladesh on April 29, 1991. Killed 138,000+, left 10 million homeless and caused $2 billion damages
Before it separated itself from Pakistan in 1971, after a bloody civil war.
India, Iran, Singapore, Bangladesh. Blasphemy
2,510 km. India / Bangladesh
Longest bridge in Bangladesh and second longest in South Asia
Cox's Bazar. 150 kms south of Chittagong.
2,948 km. India / China / Nepal / Bangladesh / Bhutan
Largest airport in Bangladesh
The super large, jet black twisted leaves of Kazi large leaf tea have an earthy aroma. Malty with a slight spicy, black cherry flavor.