About Bangla

PAGE - 17PAGE - 08Bangladesh, This is very small Country. The country is a land of mystery and is centuries old and while it has seen many visitors over the years, it is only now starting to experience a commercial tourism boom. In many respects, Bangladesh is a land of opportunity and adventure. The borders of the region that constitutes present-day Bangladesh were established in the 1947. All you need do is step out and discover its many mysteries for yourself. Bangladesh’s other attraction is a bit more lively – the Royal Bengal Tigers which have

PAGE - 11 become somewhat of a trademark for the country. There are so many things to be enjoyed here. One of the most popular activities is that of sunning yourself with white sandy beaches of Cox’s Bazaar and Teknaaf. Both beaches are situated on the eastern coast of the Bay of Bengal and for tourists its a great place to spend vacation time. Most of the activities give you the opportunity to take in the beautiful green mountains, sparkling rivers and clear vistas. The natural wealth of the area is, in many respects, unbeatable. Bangladesh is a paradise just waiting to be discovered!.

PAGE - 13The People’s Republic of Bangladesh is a country in South Asia. It is bordered by India on all sides except for a small border with Burma to the far southeast and by the Bay of Bengal to the south. Together with the Indian state of West Bengal, it makes up the ethno-linguistic region of Bengal. The name Bangladesh means “Country of Bengal” in the official Bengali language.

Partition of India when the region became the eastern wing of newly formed Pakistan. The pairing, based on their common religion of Islam, proved geographically awkward since an expanse of foreign Indian territory, 1 600 km (1 000 mi) wide, separated the two wings. Subjected to political and linguistic discrimination as well as economic neglect at the hands of West Pakistan, the Bengalis of