Narowal (Urdu: نارووال‎), is a city in the northeast of the Punjab province of Pakistan. According to an old legend Narowal was founded about 900 years ago.[1] The city is the capital of Narowal District and become Narowal Tehsil in 1989. According to the census of 2017 the City of Narowal has 103 067 inhabitants.[2] Narowal is known for its University the campus of which was established in 2012 and for various famous politicians.[3] The city is also known for its Faiz Ahmed Park named after the Urdu poet Faiz Ahmed Faiz who was born in the village Kala Qadir in Narowal District.[4] A famous Sikh Temple, Gurdwara Darbar Sahib Kartarpur can be visited in the East of Narowal.[5]

Narowal
City
نارووال
Narowal is located in Punjab, Pakistan
Narowal
Narowal
Narowal is located in Pakistan
Narowal
Narowal
Coordinates: 32°6′0″N 74°52′29″E / 32.10000°N 74.87472°E / 32.10000; 74.87472Coordinates: 32°6′0″N 74°52′29″E / 32.10000°N 74.87472°E / 32.10000; 74.87472
CountryPakistan
ProvincePunjab
DistrictNarowal District
Established1991
Incorporated1991
Area
 • Total2.9 km2 (1.1 sq mi)
Population
 (2017)
 • Total103,067
Time zoneUTC+5 (PST)
Area code(s)0542
Websitehttp://www.narowal.gop.pk/
Main Road of Narowal
Faiz Ahmed Park

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "District History – Narowal's Official Website".
  2. ^ "Narowal District Population of Cities, Towns and Villages 2017-2018". 2018-05-23.
  3. ^ "UET Lahore | University of Engineering and Technology".
  4. ^ "District Profile: Central Punjab- Narowal -DAWN - Herald Election 2008".
  5. ^ http://www.fpinfo.in/2018/11/kartarpur-gurudwara-of-pakistan-is-going-to-be-mecca-for-sikhs-html.html

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