LET'S KNOW MORE ABOUT BANGLADESH !
Bangladesh is a country located in South Asia, it is located in the delta of the Padma (Ganga) and Jamuna (Brahmaputra) rivers in the northeastern part of the Indian subcontinent.
The country is situated in the fertile plains of the Ganges (Padma) river and demarcates the Bay of Bengal. Bangladesh borders the various states of India to the west, north and east and shares a small border with Myanmar (Burma) in the southeast.It has the largest river delta in the world, formed by the Brahmaputra and the Ganges River. The Sundarbans of Bengal are home to tigers that roam the mangroves and deltas. The longest natural uninterrupted beach in Asia is the Cox's Bazar Beach, which is 150 km long. The oldest tea garden in the subcontinent is the Malnicherra Tea Estate.
Some more important points of Bangladesh :
The evergreen Sundarbans, which are considered the home of the Bengal tiger, account for about 40 per cent in India and 60 per cent in Bangladesh.
Bangladesh is one of the countries in the world where prostitution is legally recognized. According to a report, more than 1 lakh women in Bangladesh are part of the country trade.
The capital city of Bangladesh is Dhaka, the largest city in Bangladesh, with a population of about 15 million.
Dhaka is also known as the 'City of Mosques'.
Although Bangladesh is a small country by area, yet it is the 8th largest country in the world in terms of population. Bangladesh has a population of over 16 crores.
The national anthem of Bangladesh is "Amar Sonar Bangla" which was written by Rabindranath Tagore and is the largest national anthem in the world which no one has been able to remember till date.
Bangladesh's national game is kabaddi but cricket is the most played game here.
Bangladesh was known as East Pakistan before 1971, which was a part of West Pakistan (now Pakistan). But in 1971 India liberated it from Pakistan and made it a new country by renaming it Bangladesh.
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