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Palash Upazila

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Palash Upazila

Palash is located in Bangladesh
Location in Bangladesh
Country  Bangladesh
Division Dhaka Division
District Narsingdi District
 • Total 94.43 km2 (36.46 sq mi)
Population (1991)
 • Total 174,040
 • Density 1,843/km2 (4,770/sq mi)
Time zone BST (UTC+6)
Website Official Map of Palash

Palash (}

}}: পলাশ) is an Upazila of Narsingdi District in the Division of Dhaka, Bangladesh.


  • Geography 1
  • Demographics 2
  • Administrative 3
  • See also 4
  • References 5


Palash is located at . It has 31350 units of house hold and total area 94.43 km².


As of the 1991 Bangladesh census, Palash has a population of 174040. Males constitute 53.4% of the population, and females 46.6%. This Upazila's eighteen up population is 89627. Palash has an average literacy rate of 88.6% [1]


Palash is divided into: 5 Unions/Wards 64 Mauzas/Mahallas 98 villages. This Upazila has a great contribution on the economical and educational aria of Bangladesh. Palash has 22 primary school, 20 high school, 16 colleges, and 2 university. It is one of the richest Upazila in Bangladesh. It has been called the industrial motherland for its strong industrial infrastructure. 28% of industrial product and its raw material of Bangladesh comes from Palash.

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