keraniganj area guide
Buriganga Bridge
zinira palace
doleshwar hanaifa jame mosque

Keraniganj, Dhaka

One of Dhaka’s upazilas, Keraniganj gained its historical significance in the liberation war in 1971 when it acted as the base of most guerilla operations. Today, it is a fast-developing city in Dhaka, boasting diverse communities, historical attractions, an improved standard of life, growing businesses and markets, and progressive infrastructure.

The Keraniganj area guide shows it has two thanas: Keraniganj Model Thana and South Keraniganj Thana. They are surrounded by Mohammadpur, Shyampur, Savar, Narayanganj, Kotwali, Lalbagh, and other places. There are more than 120 mahallas and about 400 villages in the 12 unions of Keraniganj. With an area of 166.87 sq/km, the city is home to around 800,000 people.

The location of Keraniganj puts it in a strategically advantageous position that has made transportation easy to major routes in crucial regions of the country. Therefore, it gradually emerged as an ideal business zone. The Dhaka-Mawa Highway connects the city to Dhaka, whereas the connection to Khulna and Chattogram is further facilitated in Keraniganj because of the Padma Multipurpose Bridge and Padma Bridge Rail Line.

Additionally, Keraniganj has become a preferable residential area for many people because of its affordable living cost. The presence of numerous schools and medical facilities has resulted in people from diverse backgrounds moving here. When necessary, they can easily go to the capital to avail of other facilities by using available transportation.

Finally, apart from locals and businesspeople, food and travel enthusiasts will also find Keraniganj a great place to explore its renowned places and local restaurants.

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City Insights

tick iconKeraniganj has a population of more than 800,000 people.
tick iconThere are many tourist spots and parks to provide recreation for both residents and travelers.
tick iconIt is a major commercial zone in the country, besides being a BSCIC Industrial State.
tick iconCommunication from Rampura to various parts of the country is accessible.
tick iconIt is also residentially well-developed with Bashundhara Residential, Jhilmil Govt. Residential, and Army DOHS

Known Landmarks

  • Buriganga Bridge

  • Zinira Palace

  • Doleshwar Hanaifa Jame Mosque

  • Sarighat

  • South Town Mosque

  • Inter-District Bus Terminal

Connectivity

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Bus Routes

Shahbag - Keraniganj
Farmgate - Keraniganj
Keraniganj - Merul Badda
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Nearest Train Stations

Keraniganj Railway Station
Gandaria Railway Station
Shyampur Baraitala Railway Station

New Developments

tick iconSheikh Hasina Regional Park: Once completed, it will be the largest park in Dhaka, beating the Ramna Park and the National Botanical Garden.
tick iconJagannath University Campus: A new campus of Jagannath University is under construction, which will flourish the city’s education sector.
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What’s great here?

tick iconThe rising population in Keraniganj has led to flourishing markets, cafes, shopping malls, and restaurants to fulfill the needs of its people.
tick iconCompared to the central areas of Dhaka, housing is affordable in Keraniganj, a desirable choice for moving in for many people.
tick iconThe flourishing businesses and industries in the city provide numerous job opportunities for the youth.
tick iconAs many large projects have been developed and are being developed, Keraniganj attracts plenty of local and foreign investors.
tick iconKeraniganj has high-quality schools, high schools, and colleges, including some highly esteemed ones in the Dhaka division.
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What needs attention?

tick iconPoor air quality
tick iconDumping of industrial waste in Buriganga

Neighbourhood Rating

4.2

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Property Price Trends in Keraniganj for

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Bedrooms:
Average Price (Last 12 months)
Tk. 3,380.94 sqft
Past 12 months' growth
-1.52%
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Past 3 months 'growth
-4.06%
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