Bangladesh is situated to the eastern side of the Indian Subcontinent, flanked by India in The West, North and North-East and Myanmar to the South-East and Nepal slightly removed to the North. It is situated between 20 0 34' and 26 0 38' North Latitude and 88 0 01' and 92 0 41' East Longitude. It has an area of 147,570 Sq. Km. and a population of nearly 128 million. It has a population density of 867 persons per Sq. Km., which is the highest in world.