A view of Bashundhara residential area.
Convention center on Bashundhara zone.
The project of Basundhara was started in the 1980s.
In 2011 portions of the housing project was declared illegal as they were considerable flood flow zones of Dhaka. In 2014 a cabinet committee changed the Dhaka detailed plan to make the project legal.
The project was built on area made by filling low-lying marshland and flood flow zones.
The project has sold over 10,000 residential plots as of 2005.