Bangladesh is a small populous country in south-east Asia. I gained independence two times. Once from Britain in 1947 and next from Pakistan on 16 December 1971. More than 13 crore people live here. Most of them are Muslims. The others are Hindus, Buddhists and Christians. People of all communities live here with peace and amity . The national dress for men is payjama and punjabi and for womch. sar But educated people wear trousers and shirts and young women salwar and kamiz Most people wear longi and shirts. Dhaka is the capital of this country. There are six seasons in our country. They are summer, rain, autumn, late autumn, winter and spring. It is a land of rivers. Every year natural calamities like flood, eyclone, draught etc visit it. Its climate is hot and humid and the land is plain and fertile . So every year plenty of crops are grown here. Rice is our staple food and jute and tea are our main cash crops. The fruits of Bangladesh are mangoes, jack-fruits , pine apples , papaws,palms etc.