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Wednesday, September 30, 2009

The Dhaka city

Dhaka is the capital of Bangladesh.Most of the people in Bangladesh live in this city.It is a very crowded city. It is one of the major cities of south Asia.

It is located on the banks of the Buriganga river Dhaka.It has a population of over 12 million.It is one of the most densely populated city in the world.

Dhaka is known as the Rickshaw capital of the world.Approximately 400000 rickshaws run each day.

Under Mughal rule in the 17th century the city was known as jahargirnagor. But now it is Dhaka.Modern Dhaka is the center of political,cultural and economic life in Bangladesh.

Dhaka is known as the city of mosques.There are many many mosques in Dhaka.There are also some Ancient fort.Lalbag kella is one of them.


  1. Did you go on a rickshaw often? Is it confortable? How many people live in Dhaka?

  2. It's a common vehicle in Bangladesh.I have ride many many times in my life.It's not so comfortable but it's funny.


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