Bulletin of the Geological Society of Malaysia, Volume 20, August 1986, pp. 73 – 80
School of Physics, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Minden Heights, Penang, Malaysia
Abstract: Bangladesh is largely covered by alluvium laid down by these rivers, the Ganges, Bhahmaputra and Meghna.
Structurally, the Bangladesh portion of the Bengal Basin can be subdivided into 3 units namely, the Pre-Cambrian Platform, the Deeper Basin and the Folded Flank of the Chittagong trough.