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Sylhet Division

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Sylhet Division is one of seven divisions in Bangladesh.


Map of Sylhet Division

Other destinations[edit]

Ratargul Swamp Forest, a freshwater swamp forest located in Gowainghat, Sylhet, is the only swamp forest in Bangladesh
  • Haor Basin
  • Madhabpur Lake
  • Manipuri Dance - "Manipuri Lalit Kola Academy", ShibBazar, Madhabpur.


During the Pakistan period, Sylhet Division was a district under the same name and was part of Chittagong Division then as one of four divisions of East Pakistan. This is the major tea-growing area of Bangladesh.


Bengali is the most widely spoken language, although many people speak English in the larger towns and cities. Sylheti is a related, but distinct language from Bengali and is also widely spoken in the Sylhet Division.

Get in[edit]

Osmani International Airport (ZYL IATA).

Get around[edit]


Entrance of Shah Jalal Mazar in Sylhet




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