Home » Bangladesh Affairs » River's » Feni River

 
 

Feni River

 

Bangladesh Update »

Opsonin Pharma Limited

Opsonin Pharma Limited

Opsonin Pharma Limited is a pharmaceutical company in Bangladesh which was established in 1956. Opsonin Pharma Limited is the 4th largest pharmaceutical company...

 
Beximco Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

Beximco Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

Beximco Pharmaceuticals Ltd (Beximco Pharma) is a leading manufacturer and exporter of medicines in Bangladesh. Beximco Pharmaceuticals Limited founded in 1976 and...

 

Top 10 Pharmaceutical Companies in Bangladesh 2018

Depending on the annual performance through the year 2017, top 10 pharmaceutical companies in Bangladesh are- 1. Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd. 2. Incepta Pharmaceuticals...

 
Rohingya repatriation process halted

Rohingya repatriation process halted

Scheduled Rohingya repatriation did not take place on Thursday as Rohingyas are unwilling to go back to their home. “The Rohingya repatriation has been halted...

 
 

Feni RiverFeni River rises from the hill ranges of the Indian state of tripura at 23°20’N and 91°47’E, flows southwest marking the boundary with the chittagong hill tracts, then flows west, separating Tripura from chittagong up to Aliganj and then emerges out of the hills and passes through the plains dividing Chittagong from noakhali before falling into the bay of bengal at 22°50’N and 91°27’E. This river belongs to Bangladesh as it used to form the demarcation line between Chittagong, Noakhali and Tripura State of India. But since 1960, India is using the river, claiming their right up to the midstream.

The river is 116 km long from the source to the Bay of Bengal and 80.5 km of it up to Ramgarh is navigable throughout the year by small boats. During monsoon rains it remains full of water but with every heavy shower in its catchment area it becomes furious with rapid currents and whirling eddies at sharp turns. The muhuri from Noakhali district, also called little feni, falls into it near its mouth but it has no important affluent from Chittagong district. The river is gradually silting up due to reckless extraction of timber tree from the hill slopes and consequent heavy erosion of the hills.

Tags:

Bangladesh Update »

A.Z.M. Enayetullah Khan

A.Z.M. Enayetullah Khan

A.Z.M. Enayetullah Khan (25 May 1939 – 10 November 2005) was a veteran journalist, former minister of Bangladesh. He founded the weekly newspaper Holiday and the...

 
Badruddoza Chowdhury

A. Q. M. Badruddoza Chowdhury

Abdul Qasim Mohammad Badruddoza Chowdhury is a Bangladeshi politician who served as President of Bangladesh, serving from 14 November 2001 until his resignation...

 
Shamsher Mobin Chowdhury

Shamsher Mobin Chowdhury

Shamsher Mobin Chowdhury, BB, Bir Bikrom is a Bangladeshi diplomat and served as the Foreign Secretary of MInistry of Foreign Affairs from October 2001 to March...