Thursday, 11 July 2013

Bahawalpur City at a Glance

Welcome to Bahawalpur City
City Founded
1748

Founder
Nawab Muhammad Bahawal Khan Abbasi I

Area in 1941
45,911 km (17,494 sq mi)

Population in 1941
1,341,209

Population in 1998 census

403,408
Population in 2007
798,509

First Stamps
1 January 1945

Languages
Seraiki

Crops
Cotton, Sugarcane, Wheat, Sun Flower Seed, Rape/Mustard Seed and Rice

Fruits
Mangoes, Citrus, Dates and Guavas

Mills
Cotton Ginning & Pressing, Flour Mills, Oil Mills, Poultry Feed, Sugar Mills,Vegetable Ghee & Cooking Oil.

Region
Punjab

District
Bahawalpur District

Tehsil
Bahawalpur Tehsil

Union councils
36

Area
2,372 km2 (915.8 sq mi)

Density
838/km2 (2,170.4/sq mi)

Urban
545,103

Time zone PST
(UTC+5)
 
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