About Patuakhali

Patuakhali district is located in the south- western coastal area of Bangladesh. The region was once under the the ancient kingdom of “Chandradip” and Kachua under Bauphal upazila was the capital of the Chandradip. Due to natural calamities in very often on the coastal area and the frequent attacks of Magh pirates, the capital was transferred to Madhabpasha in Barisal. The forestry area of Chandradvipa was separated from Chandradip and marked as Bazuha (means protected r... [more]
Patuakhali At a Glance
Area: 3205km2
Upazila Road: 565.05 km
Union Road: 1311.26Km
Village Road: 5045.98Km VA
5415.99Km VB
Population: 1557137
Density: 483.56Km2
Literacy: 65
No. of Upazila: 8
No. of Union: 85
No. of Pourashava: 5
No. of Primary School: 1101
No. of High School: 297
No. of College: 34
Procurment, Patuakhali