Chatmohar Upazila

Chatmohar
চাটমোহর
—  Upazila  —
Chatmohar
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Location in Bangladesh
Coordinates: 24°13.5′N 89°17.5′E / 24.225°N 89.2917°E / 24.225; 89.2917
Country  Bangladesh
Division Rajshahi Division
District Pabna District
Area
 - Total  dunams (314.32 km2 / 
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 sq mi)
Population (1991)
 - Total 227524
 Density
 - Urban density
 - Rural density
 - Metro density
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Time zone BST (UTC+6)
Website Official Map of Chatmohar

Chatmohar (Bengali: চাটমোহর) is an Upazila of Pabna District in the Division of Rajshahi, Bangladesh.

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Geography

Chatmohar is located at . It has 39489 units of house hold and total area 314.32 km².

Demographics

As of the 1991 Bangladesh census, Chatmohar has a population of 227524. Males constitute are 50.63% of the population, and females 49.37%. This Upazila's eighteen up population is 109774. Chatmohar has an average literacy rate of 24.1% (7+ years), and the national average of 32.4% literate.[1]

Administration

Chatmohar has 10 Unions/Wards, 170 Mauzas/Mahallas, and 234 villages.

It has one Upazila Chairman, one Upazila Vice Chairman and one Upazila Female Vice Chairman. They are assisted by Upazila Nirbahi (executive) Officer (UNO).

Notable persons

Pramatha Chaudhuri, eminent writer

General Joyanto Nath Chaudhuri OBE, former Chief of Army Staff of the Indian Army

Ranadeb Chaudhuri, eminent lawyer

See also

References

  1. . Archived from on 2005-03-27. http://web.archive.org/web/20050327072826/http://www.bangladeshgov.org/mop/ndb/arpc91_v1/tables04.htm. Retrieved November 10, 2006.