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Encyclopedia > Narowal District

Narowal District (Urdu/Punjabi: نارووال) is one of the districts in the province of Punjab, Pakistan. Urdu ( , , trans. ... Punjabi (also Panjabi; in GurmukhÄ«, PanjābÄ« in ShāhmukhÄ«) is the language of the Punjab regions of India and Pakistan. ... This article is about the Pakistani province. ...


Introduction

Narowal District takes its name from its headquarters town. It is divided into two tehsils viz Narowal and Shakargarh. Before coming into being the district, both Narowal and Shakargarh were the tehsils of the district Sialkot. In 1991, Narowal district was created comprising Narowal and shakargarh tehsils. Sialkot (Urdu/Punjabi: سیالکوٹ ) is a city situated in the north-east of the Punjab province in Pakistan at the feet of the snow-covered peaks of Kashmir near the Chenab river. ... Year 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the 1991 Gregorian calendar). ...


Before independence of Pakistan, Shakargarh town was the headquarters of tehsil Shakargarh, which formed part of Gurdaspur district. Under the Radcliffe Award, Shakargarh tehsil was transferred to Pakistan and attached with Sialkot district. Then in 1991, Shakargarh was attached with Narowal district. Now Shakargarh is functioning as tehsil in District Narowal. Narowal is functioning as a separate administrative district with effect from July 1, 1991. The Radcliffe line was the line which drew borders between newly created India and Pakistan. ... is the 182nd day of the year (183rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ...


Working Boundaries (WB)

The district is bounded on the northwest by Sialkot district, on the north by Kashmir, on the east by Gurdaspur Kashmir (or Cashmere) may refer to: Kashmir region, the northwestern region of the Indian subcontinent India, Kashmir conflict, the territorial dispute between India, Pakistan, and the China over the Kashmir region. ...

 district (India) which contains the Pathankot tehsil contigious to Pakistan; and internationlized on the south by Amritsar district (India) and Sheikhupura district. 

, Pathankot (Punjabi: ਪਠਾਨਕੋਟ, Hindi: पठानकोट, Pashto: پٹھان ڪوٽ) a city and a municipal committee in Gurdaspur district in the Indian state of Punjab. ... Amritsar District is one of 19 districts in the state of Punjab in North West India. ... Sheikhupura District is one of the districts in the province of Punjab , Pakistan. ...

Area and population

The total area of the district is approximately 2,337 square kilometers. Narowal tehsil occupies 1,065 square kilometers while remaining area 1,272 square kilometers falls in Shakargarh tehsil.


According to 1998 census, Narowal District's population is 1,256,097 of which only 12.11% were urban. [1] Year 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full 1998 Gregorian calendar). ... 1870 US Census for New York City A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ...

Administrative divisions of Punjab (Pakistan) Flag of Pakistan
Capital Lahore
Districts Attock | Bahawalnagar | Bahawalpur | Bhakkar | Chakwal | Dera Ghazi Khan | Faisalabad | Gujranwala | Gujrat | Hafizabad | Jhang | Jhelum | Kasur | Khanewal | Khushab | Lahore | Layyah | Lodhran | Mandi Bahauddin | Mianwali | Multan | Muzaffargarh | Nankana Sahib | Narowal | Okara | Pakpattan | Rahim Yar Khan | Rajanpur | Rawalpindi | Sahiwal | Sargodha | Sheikhupura | Sialkot | Toba Tek Singh | Vehari 

 
 

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