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A city of southwest Bangladesh near the Ganges River delta. It is a trade and processing center for a large, swampy, forested region.


(Placename) a city in S Bangladesh. Pop: 1 497 000 (2005 est)


(ˈkʊl nə)

a city in S Bangladesh, on the delta of the Ganges. 731,000.
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Khulna Road and Highways, Education Engineering Department, Public and Works Division, LGED, University of Engineering and Technology, Khulna, Bangladesh Railway, District Sports Association, Zilla Parishad, Khulna University and Khulna WASA have implemented the 47 projects in the last nine years, he added.
The year 2018 is momentous for Bangladesh as the country is supposed to hold mayoral polls this year in six city corporations - Gazipur, Barisal, Rajshahi, Rangpur, Sylhet and Khulna.
Earlier, it was learnt that the fast bowler has fractured his right foot during his stint with the Khulna Titans at the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) in November.
Earlier, the Jamaican ace smashed 126 not out off just 51 deliveries to help Rangpur Riders cruise to victory over the Khulna Titans.
The train on the route would start ferrying passengers from November 16 and according to the schedule, it would leave Kolkata at 11am (Indian time) and reach Khulna within just four and a half hours.
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The study was done in one of the planned residential areas of Khulna city where water demand and consumption is higher than other haphazardly grown areas.
And car repair shop boss Mohammad Sharif and his assistant Mohammad Mintu were sentenced to death after they used a nozzle to pump air into 13-year-old Rakib Hawlader's rectum after he quit his job in Khulna in August.
The slump in rankings came due to a draw at Khulna in the first Test against Bangladesh.
The first Test in Khulna was drawn last week Pakistan ended an otherwise dismal month-long tour on a winning note after being routed 3-0 in the one-day series and losing to Bangladesh for the first time in a Twenty20 international.
Khulna, Bangladesh: Mominul Haque scored 80 as Bangladesh made an impressive start in the first Test against Pakistan in Khulna on Tuesday, reaching 236 for four by stumps on the opening day.
The major tourist spots of Bangladesh are in Dhaka, Chittagong, Rajshahi, Cox's Bazar, Khulna, Comilla, Barisal and Sylhet.