Bangladesh Supreme Court is the top most legal body in Bangladesh. It was established as per requirement of the constitution of Bangladesh.
History of Bangladesh Supreme Court
Bangladesh Supreme Court has two divisions. The divisions are Court Division and Appellate Division. It is the office of chief justice, high court division, and appellate division justice. At present, there are seven judges in appellate division and ninety-seven judges in the high court division. The Supreme Court has a charming building that exhibits the respect of the Bangladeshi people to the laws and regulations of the country.
Major Attractions of this Spot
The Bangladesh Supreme Court is an amazing building with eye-catching surroundings. You will be amazed by the beauty of the vicinity. There is a big gate at the entrance. When you enter the court area, you will find a beautiful fountain. There are three big domes including two small domes in the main building. There is a big lush green field in front of the court which is usually used as Eid Gah.
Nearest Tourist Spots. There are many tourist attractions near to the Supreme Court area. You may also visit the Curzon Hall, University of Dhaka, Ahsan Manjil, Ramna Park, Sarwardi Uddan, National Museum and many other spots.
Transportation and Communication
The court is very close to Press Club of Paltan and Ramna Park. It is also very close to Curzon Hall of the University of Dhaka. One can visit this area by bus, taxi or rickshaw. Buses are available from all parts of Dhaka that take people to Paltan, Sahabag or Motijheel. You can get down from the bus in these areas and then rent a rickshaw or taxi to reach the Supreme Court area. It may cost 30 to 50 Tk.
It is about 15.3 Kilometres away from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport and may take approximately 25 minutes without traffic.
Supreme Court of Bangladesh
Phone : +88-02-9561952
Accommodation and Food
There are a lot of hotels and restaurants available in this area. You can have both local and foreign foods in these restaurants. Two most famous 5-star hotels in the area are as follows:
Ruposhi Bangla Hotel, Shahabag – www.ruposhibanglahotel.com
Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel, Kazi Nazrul Islam Avenue – www.panpacific.com
Nearest other Location of the Spot
- High Court Mazar
- Curzon Hall
- Dhaka University
- Ramna Park
- Suhrawardy Udyan