Meherpur District (Khulna division) with an area 716.08 sq km, is bounded by kushtia district and West Bengal of India on the north, chuadanga district and West Bengal on the south, Chuadanga and kushtia districts on the east, West Bengal on the west. Main rivers are Bhairab, Mathabhaga and Kazli; Main depressions: Dharlar Beel, Chandbeel, Kolar Beel, Patapukur Beel, Gopalpur Beel, Bamandi Beel, Salika Beel, Terogharia Beel, Elangi Beel. Annual average temperature: highest 37.1°C and lowest 11.2°C; annual rainfall 1467 mm.Read more
On 10th April 1971 in Mujibnagar, elected parliament members of 1970's election from East Pakistan formed Bangladesh Government. The cabinet took oath on 17th April at liberated area in mango grove of Baidyanathtala (Bhoborpara) Meherpur, Kustia [Present Name is Mujibnagar] . This government took all policy decisions with respect to liberation war.Read more
Profile of Bangladesh
Bangladesh is a small country in the world. It has a large population . The Bangladesh full name is People's Republic of Bangladesh.
Bangladesh is a world's most densely populated countries , with its people crammed into a delta of rivers that empties into the Bay of Bengal .Read more
The PROCLAMATION OF INDEPENDENCE was read at the village (Baidyanathtola) Bhoborpara . It's present name is Mujibnagar since 17 April 1971. On this day the first provisional government of Bangladesh took oath here. Mujibnagar Government is first official government of Bangladesh.Read more
The " independent , sovereign republic of Bangladesh " was first proclaimed in a radio message broadcast from a captured station in Chittagong on 26th March in1971 . Two days later , The " Voice of Independent Bangladesh " announced that a " Major Ziaur Rahman " [actually Ziaur Rahman, later president of Bangladesh] would form a new government with himself occupying the "presidency". Zia self appointment was considered brash , especially by Mujibur Rahman , who in subsequent years would hold a grudge . Quickly realizing that his action was unpopular , Ziaur Rahaman yielded his " office " to the incarcerated Mujibur Rahaman . Read more