Bhalwal (City)

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Bhalwal is a city of Punjab Province of Pakistan.The town Bhalwal is a headquarters of Bhalwal Tehsil and located in an agricultural area, close to the M-2 motorway.Bhalwal is famous for Production of Kinnu (Orange).Bhalwal is a agricultural land.
  • Information
  • Location:

    Punjab PAkistan

  • In Urdu:

    بهلوال

  • Type:

    City

  • Local Language Name:

    Punjabi,Urdu

  • Coordinates :

    32°15′56″N 72°53′58″E

  • Production of :

    “Kinno” (Orange)

  • Nearby Village:

    Purana Bhalwal (Old Bhalwal)

  • Lies in:

    An Agricultural Area

  • Close to:

    M-2 Motorway

  • Number of Union Councils :

    4 Urban

  • Time Zone :

    PST (UTC+5)

  • Tehsil :

    Bhalwal Tehsil

  • District :

    Sargodha District

  • Country :

    Pakistan

  • Codes
  • Postal code:

    40410

  • Dialing code:

    04866(old) New:04862

Details

Ajnala Road Bhalwal
Ajnala Road Bhalwal
Bhalwal is located 32.27 latitude and 72.90 longitude and it is situated at elevation 194 meters above sea level and 186 meters elevation above the sea level.  Bhalwal is a town in Pakistan, having about 74,744 inhabitants. [1] Details

History

Bhalwal is a tehsil of Sargodha District in the centre of the Punjab province of Pakistan.The town is named after a nearby village called Purana Bhalwal (Old Bhalwal).

Located

Bhalwal town is located in  Gujrat - Sargodha road at a distance of 30 km from Sargodha at its north. It is situated near motorway (M2) in the west at a distance of 11 km from Salam interchange.Lower Bhalwal Canal is passing at its north side at a distance of 3 km. It also lies on Sargodha, Malikwal, Lalamusa section of Pakistan Railway and has a railway station.

Agricultural City

Noon Pakistan Ltd
Noon Pakistan Ltd
Bhalwal is an agricultural city famous for the production of “Kinno” (Orange). So it is also called “California of Pakistan”. It is situated by River Jhelum which flows near its Sub-Division “Bhera” that is also being made a separate Tehsil in near future.

Major Products 

It is mostly a farming community, major products include rice, wheat, sugarcane, and citrus fruit. Mandarin oranges are a major fruit. The largest employers are NOON sugar mills, which also owns the Nurpur Noon dairy farm.[2] History

Population and Time Zone

Ajnala Road Bhalwal
Ajnala Road Bhalwal
Bhalwal has a population of 74,744 making it the 53rd biggest city in Punjab. It operates on the IST time zone, which means that it follows the same time zone as Lahore.[3]  Population and Time Zone 

Quick Facts

CountryPakistan
Special regionPunjab
Population74,744
Elevation194 m over sea level
Time ZoneIST
Longitude72.904250
Latitude32.272040

Nearby Airports

CodeIATAKindNameCityDistanceBearingAirlines
OPMA[4]  Nearby Airports XJMMediumMANGLAMangla13 nm W288-
FR4414-HeliGURHA SALIMGurha Salim15 nm W248-
OPSTSKTLarge Sialkot AirportSialkot35 nm S138Air Arabia, Emirates, Gulf Air, Pakistan International Airlines, Princely Jets, Qatar Airways , Shaheen Air, flydubai,
VIJUIXJMediumJAMMU Jammu50 nm E109Air India , Air India Regional, GoAir, IndiGo, Jet Airways, SpiceJet, Vistara
OPRNISBLargeCHAKLALA Islamabad55 nm W314Air Arabia, Air China , Air Indus, Askari Aviation, China Southern Airlines Co., Ltd., Emirates, Etihad Airways, Flynas, Gulf Air, Kuwait Airways, Oman Air, Pakistan International Airlines, Princely Jets, Qatar Airways , Safi Airways, Saudia, Shaheen Air, Star Air Aviation, Thai Airways International, Turkish Airlines, 

Bhikhi Khurd

Railway Station
Railway Station
  1. Northeast
  2. Distance: 8.1 miles / 13.0 km
  3. Type: Settlement
Bhikhi Khurd is a small village in the Bhalwal Tehsil area of Sargodha District in Pakistan, two kilometres from the M2 motorway. Most of the population are farmers. There are two primary schools, one private school, and three private clinics. The village also has three mosques.[5] Bhikhi Khurd 

Schools in Bhalwal

OPF School and College (Bhalwal)

Address:Bhalwal Paracha Street , Block # 6, Bhalwal - Bhalwal Paracha Street - Bhalwal

The Educators

Address:Tauheed Chowk, Hadi Road, Islam Pura - Islam Pura - Bhalwal[6] Schools


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