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Khulna Division

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Khulna Division is a region in Bangladesh.

Cities[edit]

Map of Khulna Division
  • 1 Khulna - the capital of the division and a gateway to Sundarbans
  • Kushtia - original home of the Bengali saint, Lalon Shah
  • Mongla - a lively town and another base for excursions into the Sundarbans
  • 2 Jessore - you're likely to stop here en route to or from Kolkata, India.
  • 3 Benapole - a town on the Indian border

Other destinations[edit]

Tomb of Lalon in Kushtia
  • 1 Bagerhat - famous for Shait Gumbad Mosque and other historical sites
  • 2 Sundarbans - the largest littoral mangrove in the world.

Understand[edit]

Famous for its thriving shrimp industry and the Sundarbans.

History[edit]

During the Pakistan period Khulna division included the Barisal Division then as district of East Pakistan.

Get in[edit]

Coming from Kolkata you're likely to arrive in this division. The border town of Benapole is the most used, and has a couple of hotels but if you can it's more pleasant to forge on and stay in Jessore.

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