May 19, 2022
This is an article about the state of Asia. For a suburb near Novi Sad, see the article: Bangladesh (Novi Sad). Bangladesh (Bangladesh), or officially the People's Republic of Bangladesh (Bangladesh) is a country in South Asia, which is the eastern part of the ancient region known as Bengal. Bangladesh (() literally means "Land of Bengal". It lies north of the Bay of Bengal, and has land borders with India and Myanmar. China, Nepal and Bhutan are nearby. With 168 million inhabitants, Bangladesh is the eighth most populous country in the world, prone to heavy flooding due to heavy monsoon rains, but also due to the outflow of the Ganges and Brahmaputra rivers, which form a common delta and their basins occupy a significant area of this predominantly lowland agricultural area. countries. This country, like India, has a big problem with corruption, illiteracy, poverty, weather disasters due to the strong monsoon climate that causes severe droughts and floods. In Bangladesh, there is a significant number of skilled cheap labor, working in the textile industry. The official language is Bengali, and the capital and largest city is Dhaka. The formation of Bangladesh as an independent state was influenced by the Bangladeshi Liberation War of 1971, which resulted in a large number of victims and refugees.