in Sirajganj District of Rājshāhi Division, Bangladesh
- Ruins of the Buddhist Vihara at Paharpur (Unesco heritage, 60 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 24.458 and 89.708 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 24° 27' 27" and E 89° 42' 28"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Taka - BDT
- Spoken languages:
- Bengali, English
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 08:25 PM (Friday)
- Timezone: Asia/Dhaka
- UTC/GMT offset: 6 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:14 am and 6:41 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Robinson Crusoe
- This place on Wikipedia
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Safety Score: 2,7 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Bangladesh.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Bangladesh. Last Update: 2019-05-12 07:23:51
Delve into Sirajganj
Sirajganj in Sirajganj District (Rājshāhi Division) with it's 127,481 habitants is located in Bangladesh about 68 mi (or 109 km) north-west of Dhaka, the country's capital town.
Current time in Sirajganj is now 08:25 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Asia / Dhaka with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 9 airports close to Sirajganj, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Bangladesh is Ishurdi Airport in a distance of 47 mi (or 75 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Ruins of the Buddhist Vihara at Paharpur in a distance of 60 mi (or 97 km), North-West.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Jamalpur, Mymensingh, Gaibandha, Magura and Purbadhala. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Videos from this area
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Sirajganj Train Accident
http://bangladeshinmyeyes.blogspot.com/2013/06/sirajganj-train-accident.html ## 8th, September, 2012 in Sirajganj a train run over three sheep and two died on the spot and one get severely...
Video taken from inside of a Bus when we wrer over the biggest bridge in Bangladesh named "BangaBandhu Shetu"
16 decisions of grameen
The origin of microcredit involved the twin aims of credit so that women could action learn with their peers to develop their entrepreneurial ability and investment in their community. Surveys...
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Bangabandhu Bridge, also called the Jamuna Multi-purpose Bridge, is a bridge opened in Bangladesh in June 1998. It connects Bhuapur on the Jamuna River's east bank to Sirajganj on its west bank. It was the 11th longest bridge in the world when constructed in 1998 and currently the 6th longest bridge in South Asia. It was constructed over the Jamuna River, one of the three major rivers of Bangladesh, and fifth largest in the world in terms of volumetric discharge.
Bhuyanpur is an Upazila of Tangail District in the Division of Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Belkuchi is an Upazila of Sirajganj District in the Division of Rajshahi, Bangladesh. It is famous for handloom cottage industries and Shohagpur Hutt.
Kamarkhanda is an Upazila of Sirajganj District in the Division of Rajshahi, Bangladesh.
Sirajganj Sadar Upazila
Sirajganj Sadar is an Upazila of Sirajganj District in the Division of Rajshahi, Bangladesh.
Ullapara is an Upazila of Sirajganj District in the Division of Rajshahi, Bangladesh. Ullapara is known as the gateway to North Bengal as the intersection of Dhaka-Rangpur and Dhaka-Rajshahi highways at Hatikumrul falls within it.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Sirajganj.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Serajganj Municipality, Siranganj, Sirājganj, সিরাজগঞ্জ, Sirajganj, SAJ, Сираджгандж