Muridke (Punjabi, Urdu: مُرِيدكے), is a city and headquarters of Muridke Tehsil of Sheikhupura District in Punjab, Pakistan. It is the 53rd largest city of Pakistan by population. Muridke is situated near the city of Lahore, at an elevation of 205 m (675 ft)[2] and is situated on the Grand Trunk Road.

Muridke
مریدکے
City
Muridke
CBS ground at night
CBS ground at night
Muridke is located in Punjab, Pakistan
Muridke
Muridke
Muridke is located in Pakistan
Muridke
Muridke
Coordinates: 31°48′07″N 74°15′18″E / 31.802°N 74.255°E / 31.802; 74.255
Country Pakistan
ProvincePunjab
DistrictSheikhupura
Elevation
205 m (673 ft)
Population
 • City166,652
 • Rank53rd, Pakistan
Time zoneUTC+5 (PST)

In 2005, Muridke became the headquarters of the newly created Muridke Tehsil of Sheikhupura District.

SchoolsEdit

Chand Bagh School is situated on the Muridke-Sheikhupura road.

Notable peopleEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "PAKISTAN: Provinces and Major Cities". PAKISTAN: Provinces and Major Cities. citypopulation.de. Retrieved 4 May 2020.
  2. ^ Location of Muridke - Falling Rain Genomics
  3. ^ "Iqbal Masih".
  4. ^ "Jaffar Nazir". Cricinfo. Retrieved 2018-05-08.

Coordinates: 31°48′07″N 74°15′18″E / 31.802°N 74.255°E / 31.802; 74.255