Biharis were granted Bangladeshi citizenship and voting rights in Dhaka is often called the Rickshaw Capital of the World with more thancycle rickshaws on the roads every day.
Communities of Persian and Iranic peoples mainly reside in the city of Chittagong and are the descendants of migrants that immigrated during the Pakistani dominion over Bangladeshand also from the British Partition of There are 28, living in two UN refugee camps in Cox's Bazar as well as some"unregistered people of concern" living outside of the camps.
Read full timeline Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Bangladesh emerged as a country in after a conflict in which the Indian military became involved Related Topics. Bangladesh Population History Bangladesh gained its independence from Pakistan in and a nationwide census at the time confirmed that there were 71 million people living here.
Bangladesh is expected to reach a population of million byand million by Prime minister: Sheikh Hasina Image copyright Getty Images Sheikh Hasina started a third term as prime minister in Januaryafter her Awami League won elections boycotted by the opposition amid an ongoing political crisis.