Bangladesh Facts, Language, Capital, Cities, Religion, Population, Map

Bangladesh (in Bengali : বাংলাদেশ), formally People’s Republic of Bangladesh (in Bengali: গণপ্রজাতন্ত্রী বাংলাদেশ) is a country located in South Asia. Its territory is almost completely surrounded by India, except for a small strip to the southeast where it borders Burma.

Quick Facts
Capital Dhaka
Dialing code +880
Date format dd-mm-yyyy; BS দদ-মম-বববব (CE−594)
Prime minister Sheikh Hasina
President Mohammed Shahabuddin Chuppu
Population 162,951,560



  • The oldest archeological remains found in the Bengal region date back four thousand years ago, when the region was populated by Drávidas, Tibetan-Burmese and Austroasian peoples.

Celebrities from Bangladesh.