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Boalkhali Upazila (বোয়ালখালী উপজেলা)

বোয়ালখালী উপজেলাBoalkhali Upazila

Boalkhali Upazila is an Upazila belongs to Chittagong District in the Division of Chittagong, Bangladesh. It’s located at 22.3778° North 91.9208° East. It is bounded by Raozan and Ranguniaon the north, Patiya on the south, Rangunia on the east and Chandgaon on the west. Karaldenga hill and Amuchia forest fill this upazila with natural beauty. As per historians, Boalkhali was named after Hajrat Boali Kalandar Shah (R).

Area: 137.27 sq. km
Population (around): 240,000
Population Density: 1,422/km2
Total Unions: 10
Total Mouzas: 35
Villages: 38
Rivers: Karnafuli
Literacy rate: 69.40%
Primary Schools: 104
High Schools: 29
Interesting Places: Sreepur Bura Mosque, Boalkhali Kalander Shah Mazar, and Medos Hermitage.

 

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