Bangladesh (বাংলাদেশ)

Official name: People's Republic of Bangladesh

Bangladesh Map OutlineCapital: Dhaka (ঢাকা)
Total Area: 143,998 km2
Approximate population: 162,221,000
Location: Southern Asia
Languages: English, Bengali
Religions: Sunni Muslim, Hindu
Currency: Taka
Organizations: United Nations, Commonwealth of Nations
World's 93rd largest country
Maritime boundaries: Bay of Bengal
Borders: India, Myanmar

Interesting facts:
- The Lily is the national flower of Bangladesh.
- Bangladesh was earlier known as East Pakistan.
- The national game of Bangladesh is known as Kabaddi (a team sport involving tagging / wrestling).