Historical Places

Teesta Barrage

Situated on teesta river


Nilsagor located almost 14km away from Nilphamari town

Kundapukur Mazar

situated at 4km west from Nilphamari town

chini Mosque

Situated at Saidpur town

Teesta Barrage

Teesta Barrage situated at 44km north east from Nilphamari town under Dimla Upazila.Teesta Barrage is located on Teesta river at Duani in Hatibandha upazila in Lalmonirhat district of Bangladesh. The barrage is a 615m long concrete structure fitted with 44 radial gates having a discharge capacity of 12,750 cusec of water. It is used to divert 280 cusec of water for irrigation through a canal taking off on the right bank. The construction of the barrage started in 1979 and that of the irrigation canals in 1984, and was completed in 1997-98.


Nilsagor located almost 14km away from Nilphamari town.
Nilphamari At a Glance
Area: 1641km2
Upazila Road: 560.79 km
Union Road: 695.73Km
Village Road: 1219.85Km VA
1233.3Km VB
Population: 15,71,690 (2001)
Density: 994Km2
Literacy: 38.8
No. of Upazila: 6
No. of Union: 60
No. of Pourashava: 4
No. of Primary School: 936
No. of High School: 208
No. of College: 28
Procurment, Nilphamari