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Shariatpur
শরিয়তপুর
District
Shariatpur
Location of Shariatpur in Bangladesh
Location of Shariatpur in Bangladesh
Country  Bangladesh
Area
 • Total 1,181.53 km2 (456.19 sq mi)
Population (2011 census)
 • Total 1,155,824
 • Density 978.243/km2 (2,533.639/sq mi)
Time zone BST (UTC+06:00)
Postal code 8000
Website http://www.shariatpur.gov.bd/

Shariatpur is a district in the Dhaka Division of central Bangladesh. It is bounded by Munshiganj district on the north, Barisal district on the south, Chandpur district on the east, Madaripur district on the west. Water bodies Main rivers: Padma, Meghna, Palong, and Jayanti. Of the six upazilas of the district Bhedarganj Upazila is the largest (311.24 square kilometres (120.17 sq mi)) and Damudya Upazila is the smallest (91.76 square kilometres (35.43 sq mi)).

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