is an old river port located on the Rupsha River. It is an important hub of Bangladeshi industry and hosts many national companies. It is served by Port of Mongla, the second largest seaport in the country. It is also one of the two principal naval command centres of the Bangladesh Navy. A colonial steamboat service, including the fleet ''Tern'', ''Osrich'' and ''Lepcha'', continues to operate on the river route to the city. It is regarded as the gateway to the Sundarbans
; Technology (KUET) * Govt. Brajalal College * Northern University(private) * North Western University (private) '''Medical Colleges:''' * Ahshanullah College * BN School & College * Daulatpur College(Day Night) * Govt. B.L College * Govt. M. M. City College * Govt. Sundarban College * Govt. Pioneer Women's College * Govt
* Cantonment Public School & College * St. Joseph's High School * Khulna Collegiate Girls School * Khulna Govt. Girls School (Munnujan School) * Khulna Newsprint Mills School * Rotary School * Model High School * Bangladesh Navy School & College(English Version) * Islamabad Collegiate School(English Version) * Military Collegiate School Khulna(MCSK) * Rosedale International School * South Herald English Medium School * Johra Khatun Shishu Bidya Niketan * Khulna Engineering University
community controlled all the major business ,social activities of a large geographical areas of the eastern parts of the Indian subcontinent. With a sizeable presence in present day Myanmar and Bangladesh, they controlled major trading and commercial activities in the regions currently comprising the Indian states of West Bengal, Bihar, Orissa,Assam,Jharkhand,Rajasthan and parts of Maharastra,Chattisgarh,tamilnadu and Gujarat They also had almost complete control of indigenous banking
. * * '''Hotel Western International''' has a very good restaurant on site, serving several different cuisines, including a few good
of hostilities. Based on Naval Intelligence reports that the Pakistan Navy intended to break through the Indian Naval blockade using camouflaged merchant ships, the Sea Hawks struck shipping in the Chittagong and Cox's Bazar harbors, sinking or incapacitating most ships in harbor. On the morning
, Cuttack, Balasore, Angul and Kandhmal, Puri, Sambalpur, Singhbhum, Hazaribagh, Ranchi, Palamau, and Manbhum. The princely states of Sikkim and the tributary states of Orissa and Chota Nagpur (Chota Nagpur States) were not part of Bengal, but British relations with them were managed by its government. In May 1930, he married Labanya, a girl whose ancestors came from Khulna. At the subsequent reception in Dhaka's Ram Mohan Library, leading
literary lights of the day such as Ajit Kumar Dutta and Buddhadeb Bose were assembled. A daughter called Manjusree was born to the couple in February of the following year. Jessore District encompasses 2578.20 km². It is bounded by Jhenaidaha and Magura districts on the north, Satkhira and Khulna districts on the south, Narail and Khulna districts on the east, and West Bengal of India on the west. Major rivers that flow through this region
:''This article is about the city. For the division, see Khulna Division. For the district, see Khulna District. For the subdistrict, see Khulna Kotwali Thana.'' WikiPedia:Khulna Commons:Category:Khulna
. Brajalal College is the oldest institution of higher education in the city, founded in 1902. Khulna University is the only public University in Bangladesh where student politics is strictly prohibited. Also there is an engineering University Khulna University of Engineering & Technology(KUET) and a medical college Khulna Medical College(KMC). There are also some famous educational institutions like Azam Khan Govt. Commerce College, Khulna Govt. Women's College, Govt.M.M City College
the metropolitan area. The area has been divided by five police stations: Khulna Kotwali Thana, Sonadanga Thana, Khalishpur Thana, Daulatpur Thana (Daulatpur Thana, Khulna) and Khan Jahan Ali Thana. The Metropolitan Magistrate Court (CMM) looks after the legal issues around the city. A governing body called ''Khulna Development Authority (KDA)'' plans the infrastructure development of the city and coordinates development-related work. There are two parliamentary
distance journeys. Baby Taxi & Tuktuk(Chinese auto-rickshaw) are also a common mode of transport within the city. There is a public bus service called "Nagar Paribahan", which runs frequently between '''Rupsha''' to '''Phultala''' and have stoppages in all major localities of Khulna. Motorcycle is also popular among the middle-class people, while the rich people prefer a private car. There are several luxury and economy nationwide bus services available in Khulna. Most
'''Khulna''' ( ) is the third-largest city in Bangladesh. It is the administrative seat of Khulna District and Khulna Division. The city has a population of more than 1.4 million people. ('''pdf-file''') 2007 Population Estimate. Retrieved on 19 August 2009.
Khulna is an old river port located on the Rupsha River. It is an important hub of Bangladeshi industry and hosts many national companies. It is served by Port of Mongla, the second largest seaport in the country. It is also one of the two principal naval command centres of the Bangladesh Navy.
A colonial steamboat service, including the fleet ''Tern'', ''Osrich'' and ''Lepcha'', continues to operate on the river route to the city. It is regarded as the gateway to the Sundarbans, the world's largest tidal forest and home of the Bengal Tiger. Khulna is also situated north of the Historic Mosque City of Bagerhat, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.