Division:

Rangpur

Rangpur Division was proclaimed as Bangladesh's seventh division on January 25th, 2010, prior to which it was part of the Rajshahi Division. It has been created with greater Rangur and Dinajpur regions and in total consists of eight districts which are Rangpur, Kurigram, Gaibandha, Nilphamari, Dinajpur, Panchagarh, Thakurgaon and Lalmonirhat. This division consists of 58 Upazillas within the said 8 districts. With a population of 13.9 million, Rangpur division is the northernmost division of Bangladesh.

The major cities in the division includes Rangpur, Dinajpur and Saidpur. The city of Saidpur has the only airport in the division.

Districts:


Dinajpur

Gaibanda

Kurigram

Lalmonirhat

Nilphamari

Panchagarh

Rangpur

Thakurgaon