and cereals. The main agricultural
products are coconut and betel-nut. These are most sent to other parts of the country.
A group of people are engaged in the production and maintenance of betel-nut gardens. Owing to nearness and easy excess to the Meghna, a large number of people lead their lives as fishermen. Inspite of immense possibilities, a river-port has not yet been established by the side of the Meghna.
If a river-port is established, it could change the lifestyle of the
people of this area. The rate of literacy is the highest in comparison to
that of the other two districts of Greater Noakhali. The young and
able-bodied people are engaged in services within Bangladesh or abroad.
The general people of Lakshmipur region are followers of religion and lead
a simple life.
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