About Narayanganj

Narayanganj district town stands on the bank of the river Shitalaksha and located at 23°34’ N 90°27’E & 24°15 ’N 90°59’ E. Hindu leader Bikol Lal Pande bought this area from East India Company at 1766. He donated the land in the name of God Narayan. Therefore this area was named as Narayanganj. The district is only 20 Kilometer south-east of Dhaka city. It is well communicated with Dhaka by road and railway. The river Shitalaksha flows in the east and Buriganga flows i... [more]
Narayanganj At a Glance
Area: 760km2
Upazila Road: 284.85 km
Union Road: 179.76Km
Village Road: 786.05Km VA
1902.05Km VB
Population: 29,48,217
Density: 2863Km2
Literacy: 51.75%
No. of Upazila: 5
No. of Union: 39
No. of Pourashava: 5
No. of Primary School: 512
No. of High School: 126
No. of College: 20
Procurment, Narayanganj