Khanpur

Khanpur (Urdu, Punjabi: خانپور ) is a city and Tehsil of the Rahim Yar Khan District of Bahawalpur Division, in the Punjab province of Pakistan.

Khanpur

خانپور
City, Tehsil
Khanpur is located in Punjab, Pakistan
Khanpur
Khanpur
Khanpur is located in Pakistan
Khanpur
Khanpur
Coordinates: 28°39′00″N 70°40′48″E / 28.650°N 70.680°ECoordinates: 28°39′00″N 70°40′48″E / 28.650°N 70.680°E
Country Pakistan
ProvincePunjab, Pakistan Punjab
DistrictRahim Yar Khan
Government
 • Assistant Commissioner, KhanpurMr.Farooq Qamar Kamboh ,
 • Chairman Municipal Committee, KhanpurMr. Shahzad Anwer
Area
 • City, Tehsil3,065 km2 (1,183 sq mi)
Population
 • City, Tehsil983,415
 • Urban
233,347
 • Rural
750,068
Time zoneUTC+5 (PST)
Calling code06855

Language and Demography

According to the census of 1998, the city population was 117,764 with an annual growth rate of 2.6%. As of 2009, the recorded population of Khanpur was 156,152 And According to 2017 Census Report the total population of Khanpur Tehsil is 983,415.[2]

Climate

Khanpur has a hot desert climate (Köppen climate classification BWh) with hot summers and mild winters. Rainfall is low, but some rain does fall in the monsoon season from July to September.

See also

References

  1. ^ "DISTRICT AND TEHSIL LEVEL POPULATION SUMMARY WITH REGION BREAKUP: PUNJAB" (PDF). Pakistan Bureau of Statistics. 3 January 2018. Retrieved 24 April 2018.
  2. ^ "Pakistan: largest cities and towns and statistics of their population". Archived from the original on 17 October 2013.
  3. ^ "Khanpur Climate Normals 1961–1990". National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Retrieved 17 January 2013.
Bahawalpur railway station

Bahawalpur Railway Station (Urdu and Punjabi: بہاولپور ریلوے اسٹیشن) is located in Bahawalpur city, Bahawalpur district, Punjab province, Pakistan at the elevation of 385 ft.It is a major railway station of Pakistan Railways on Karachi-Peshawar main line.

The station is staffed and has advance and current reservation offices. Food stalls are also located on it platforms.

In 2016 the Railways Minister Khawaja Saad Rafique announced that Rs280 million will be spent on the construction of Bahawalpur Model Railway Station.

Bhagat Phool Singh Mahila Vishwavidyalaya

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Geography of Islamabad

Islamabad is located at 33.6844°N 73.0479°E / 33.6844; 73.0479 at the edge of the Pothohar Plateau at the foot of the Margalla Hills in Islamabad Capital Territory. Its elevation is 507 metres (1,663 ft). The modern capital and the ancient Gakhar city of Rawalpindi stand side by side and are commonly referred to as the Twin Cities. To the east of the city lies Murree and Kotli Sattian. To the north lies the Haripur District of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Kahuta lies on the northeast, Taxila, Wah Cantt, and Attock District to the northwest, Gujar Khan, Kallar Syedan, Rawat, and Mandrah on the northeast, and Rawalpindi to the southwest. Islamabad is located 120 kilometres (75 mi) SSW of Muzaffarabad, 185 kilometres (115 mi) east of Peshawar, 295 kilometres (183 mi) NNE of Lahore, and 300 kilometres (190 mi) WSW of Srinagar, the capital of Indian Kashmir.

Tilla Charouni with 1604 meter/ 5263 feet is the highest point in Islamabad district.

The area of Islamabad is 906 square kilometres (350 sq mi). A further 2,717 square kilometres (1,049 sq mi) area is known as the Specified Area, with the Margala Hills in the north and northeast. The southern portion of the city is an undulating plain. It is drained by the Kurang River, on which the Rawal Dam is located.Islamabad's micro-climate is regulated by three artificial reservoirs; Rawal, Simli, and Khanpur Dam. Khanpur Dam is located on the Haro River near the town of Khanpur, about 40 kilometres (25 mi) from Islamabad. Simli Dam is located 30 kilometres (19 mi) north of Islamabad. 220 acres (89 ha) of the city consists of Margalla Hills National Park. Loi Bher Forest is situated along the Islamabad Highway, covering an area of 1,087 acres (440 ha).

Gujar Khan railway station

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Haro River

Haro (Urdu: دریائے ہرو‎) is the name of a river that flows through Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and parts of Punjab. Its main valley is in Abbottabad District in the Hazara Division of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, northern Pakistan. The famous Khanpur Dam has been built on this river at Khanpur in the Haripur District of Hazara Division to provide drinking water to the twin cities i.e. Islamabad (the capital of Pakistan) and Rawalpindi. The decrease in inflows of Khanpur dam from Haro River results in water shortage in the twin cities during summer season.The Haro river rises at the southern end of Dunga Gali range where it has two branches. The eastern branch of the river is called Dhund and the western is called Karral. The River Haro enters Rawalpindi district near Bhallan and the enters Attock District.

Khanewal Junction railway station

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The station is staffed and has advance and current reservation offices. Food stalls are also located on it platforms.

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Khanpur, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

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Khanpur, Lower Dir

Khanpur is a union council in Lower Dir, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan.

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Khanpur, Phillaur

Khanpur is a medium size village in Phillaur tehsil of Jalandhar District of Punjab State, India. The village is administrated by Sarpanch who is elected representative of village. It is situated on Phillaur-Apra road and located 3.8 km away from Nagar, 3 km from census town Apra, 54 km from Jalandhar and 121 km from state capital Chandigarh. Khanpur has postal head office in Dayalpur which is 8 km away from the village.

Khanpur, Sindh

Khanpur (Urdu: خانپور) is small city and the Tehsil/Talka of the District Shikarpur in province Sindh of Pakistan. It is situated with Indus Highway Road N55 about distance 9 kilometers away from Shikarpur toward Kandhkot This city is popular due to its agriculture crops specially vegetables, rice, wheat etc. Furthermore, this tehsil has kacha (desert area) land with Indus River, oil and gas fields, PARCO pumping station, rice and flour mills.

Khanpur, Uttar Pradesh

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Khanpur Dam

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The dam was completed in 1983 after a 15-year construction period believed to have cost Rs. 1,352 million. It is 167 feet (51 m) high and stores 110,000 acre feet (140,000,000 m3) of water.

Khanpur railway station

Khanpur railway station (Urdu and Urdu: خان پور ریلوے اسٹیشن‎) is located in Khanpur city, Rahim Yar Khan district of Punjab province of the Pakistan. It is a major railway station of Pakistan Railways on Karachi-Peshawar main line.

The station is staffed and has advance and current reservation offices. Food stalls are also located on it platforms.

Khanpur–Chachran Railway

Khanpur–Chachran Railway (Urdu: خانپور– چاچڑان ریلوے‎) was one of several branch lines in Pakistan, operated and maintained by Pakistan Railways. The line began at Khanpur Junction and ended at Chachran. The total length of this railway line is 33 kilometers (21 mi) with 4 railway stations.

Mallian Kalan

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The village is almost 431 km from Delhi, 33 km from Jalandhar 9 km from Nakodar and about 103 km from Amritsar. Surrounding villages include Talwandi Salem, Jahangir, Kang Sahib Rai, Mallian Khurd, Heran, Husainpur, Gill, Nur Pur Chatha, Ugghi and Khanpur Dhadda. The Town is of considerable antiquity and had been held in succession by three different generations and then by the Hindu, traces of whom still exist in the extensive ruins by which the town is surrounded

Nakodar

Nakodar (pronounced Nuh-Koh-Durh; Punjabi: ਨਕੋਦਰ) is a town and a municipal council in Jalandhar district in the Indian state of Punjab.

The city is almost 365 km from Delhi, 25 km from Jalandhar, 49 km from Ludhiana, and about 101 km from Amritsar. Surrounding villages include Chak Mughlani, Maheru, Allowal, Mehatpur (Haripur) (Bhullar) Nawan Pind Jattan, Heran, Bir Pind, (Aulakh), Shankar, Nur Pur Chatha, Sarih, Malri and Khanpur Dhadda.

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Rahim Yar Khan railway station

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Sahja railway station

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Climate data for Khanpur
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 29.4
(84.9)
32.8
(91.0)
40.6
(105.1)
45.6
(114.1)
47.8
(118.0)
48.0
(118.4)
46.7
(116.1)
43.3
(109.9)
42.2
(108.0)
41.1
(106.0)
37.0
(98.6)
32.0
(89.6)
48.0
(118.4)
Average high °C (°F) 21.8
(71.2)
24.4
(75.9)
30.2
(86.4)
37.0
(98.6)
41.3
(106.3)
42.5
(108.5)
39.9
(103.8)
38.4
(101.1)
37.0
(98.6)
34.8
(94.6)
29.4
(84.9)
23.5
(74.3)
33.4
(92.0)
Daily mean °C (°F) 13.1
(55.6)
15.9
(60.6)
21.5
(70.7)
27.7
(81.9)
32.5
(90.5)
34.8
(94.6)
33.6
(92.5)
32.4
(90.3)
30.1
(86.2)
25.6
(78.1)
19.7
(67.5)
14.4
(57.9)
25.1
(77.2)
Average low °C (°F) 4.4
(39.9)
7.3
(45.1)
12.8
(55.0)
18.5
(65.3)
23.6
(74.5)
27.2
(81.0)
27.3
(81.1)
26.3
(79.3)
23.1
(73.6)
16.3
(61.3)
10.1
(50.2)
5.3
(41.5)
16.9
(62.3)
Record low °C (°F) −3.3
(26.1)
−2.8
(27.0)
2.0
(35.6)
6.5
(43.7)
11.0
(51.8)
13.0
(55.4)
17.0
(62.6)
18.0
(64.4)
14.8
(58.6)
5.0
(41.0)
0.6
(33.1)
−4.3
(24.3)
−4.3
(24.3)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 4.4
(0.17)
5.4
(0.21)
5.6
(0.22)
2.8
(0.11)
5.1
(0.20)
2.8
(0.11)
27.5
(1.08)
23.0
(0.91)
15.5
(0.61)
1.2
(0.05)
0.7
(0.03)
3.3
(0.13)
97.3
(3.83)
Mean monthly sunshine hours 261.3 244.3 269.9 287.1 310.4 283.5 274.9 293.8 289.7 307.2 287.9 260.5 3,370.5
Source: NOAA (1961–1990)[3]
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