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Joypurhat

Historical Places

দুয়ানী ঘাট

Khanjanpur is situated at 2 Duanyighat, on the bank of the river Jamuna, one mile west of Khasmahal Kachari. The zamindar of the Sukul family of Natore was comprised of two ana zamindars of Tara Prasad Sukul, so the name of this ghat was called Dwani Ghat. Every year on the occasion of the annual bath, fair is held here and many people attend the fair. [Ref.]

Asranga Dhighi, Khetlal Upazila, Joypurhat

The dighi is located in Mamudpur union of Khetalal upazila of Joypurhat district. Its total area is 23.5 acres. It is believed that the dighi, with a length of 5 feet and 5 feet in width, was excavated some 120 years ago. The dighi is located in Mamudpur union of Khetalal upazila of Joypurhat district. Its total area is 23.5 acres. It is believed that the dighi, with a length of 5 feet and 5 feet in width, was excavated some 120 years ago.According to many, Manu Bhatt, a member of the Tahirpur Raj family, dug the shrine. The shrine was re-excavated in 122. During the excavation, 12 statues were found and are now stored in various museums in the country. Currently, a paved road is being constructed on the outskirts of Dighi(Pond). The numerous plants and its clear water around the dighi have created a fascinating natural environment that attracts all. Every year, many people travel to this place. [Ref.]

Kashba Hinda Mosque

Located in Hinda village of Khetlal upazila

Gopinathpur Mandir

An ancient Mandir is located at 6/7 km East to Akkelpur upazila HQ

Nandail Dhighi

The canal is flowing at Punot Union of Kalai upazila. It is 1 km in length, 59.4 acre and was first excavated in 1610.

Baroshibaloy Mandir

Located 3 km North-West to District HQ at the bank of Little Jamuna river

Lakma Zaminder House

Located in west Koria village of Panchbibi upazila

Pathargata

Pathargata, ruins of ancient civilization is located at 5 km East to Panchbibi upazila HQ
Joypurhat At a Glance
Area: 965km2
Upazila Road: 349.87 km
Union Road: 214.26Km
Village Road: 644.61Km VA
682.82Km VB
Population: 950441
Density: 904Km2
Literacy: 64%
No. of Upazila: 5
No. of Union: 32
No. of Pourashava: 5
No. of Primary School: 375
No. of High School: 153
No. of College: 40
Procurment, Joypurhat