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Mustard crop in Sirajganj, Bangladesh
Mustard crop in Sirajganj, Bangladesh

Sirajganj

Beautiful colours of a mustard crop in Sirajganj
Photo by Manzur Alam

BANGLADESH

Asia

BANGLADESH

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    Capital:Dhaka

    Location:Southern Asia, bordering the Bay of Bengal, between Burma and India

    Currency:taka (BDT)

    Area:148,460 sq km

    Population:164,098,818 (July 2021 est.)

    Languages:Bangla 98.8% (official, also known as Bengali), other 1.2% (2011 est.)

    Religion:Muslim 89.1%, Hindu 10%, other 0.9% (includes Buddhist, Christian) (2013 est.)

    TimeZone:UTC+6

    Tel Code:+880

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