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Brahmanpara Upazila (ব্রাহ্মণপাড়া উপজেলা)

ব্রাহ্মণপাড়া উপজেলাBrahmanpara Upazila

Brahmanpara Upazila is an Upazila of Comilla District in the Division of Chittagong, Bangladesh. It is located at 23.6167° North 91.1083° East. It is bounded by Kasba and Muradnagar the north, Burichang on the south, Tripura and Kasba on the east, Debidwar, Muradnagar on the west. During the beginning of 19th century, this area was a part of Kasba thana and later on it was part of Burichong thana in 1954. Then in 1976, this area was separated and became Brahmanpara thana. At last, in 1983, during administrative decentralization, Brahmanpara got promoted to upazila.

Area: 128.9 sq. km
Population (nearly): 190,000
Population Density: 1412 per sq. km
Total Unions: 8
Total Mouzas: 53
Government Hospital: 1
Rivers: Ghunghur, Salda and Gumti
Hat Bazaar: 14 (Sahebabad, Dulalpur, Chandala, Madhavpur, Malapara Hat, etc.)
Literacy rate: 32.6%
Core Crops: Paddy, jute, onion, garlic, betel leaf, mustard seed, wheat, potato, and vegetables.
Beels: Makimpur Go-bak Beel, Pellar Beel, Baroni Beel, Shaitshalar Dam.

 

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