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Location of Lalmonirhat in Bangladesh
|• Total||1,247.37 km2 (481.61 sq mi)|
|Population (2011 census)|
|• Density||1,000/km2 (2,600/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+6 (BST)|
Lalmonirhat (Bengali: লালমনিরহাট জেলা, Lalmonirhat Jela also Lalmonirhat Zila) is a district, situated at the northern border of Bangladesh. It is a part of the Rangpur Division. Lalmonirhat includes 5 upazilas. They are Patgram, Hatibandha, Aditmari, Kaliganj and Lalmonirhat Sadar. Among them Hatibandha is largest and Aditmari is smallest. Lalmonirhat was a part of sector-6 during the liberation war. The main rivers are: Tista, Dharla, Rotnai
Agriculture is the major income source. 72.78% people are farmers, 10.49% are businessmen, 3.46% are labours, 4.45% are employees.
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