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.
HistoryBhalwal 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).
LocatedBhalwal 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.
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 ProductsIt 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.
Population and Time Zone
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.
|Elevation||194 m over sea level|
|OPMA||XJM||Medium||MANGLA||Mangla||13 nm W||288||-|
|FR4414||-||Heli||GURHA SALIM||Gurha Salim||15 nm W||248||-|
|OPST||SKT||Large||Sialkot Airport||Sialkot||35 nm S||138||Air Arabia, Emirates, Gulf Air, Pakistan International Airlines, Princely Jets, Qatar Airways , Shaheen Air, flydubai,|
|VIJU||IXJ||Medium||JAMMU||Jammu||50 nm E||109||Air India , Air India Regional, GoAir, IndiGo, Jet Airways, SpiceJet, Vistara|
|OPRN||ISB||Large||CHAKLALA||Islamabad||55 nm W||314||Air 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,|
- Distance: 8.1 miles / 13.0 km
- Type: Settlement
Schools in Bhalwal
OPF School and College BhalwalAddress:Bhalwal Paracha Street , Block # 6, Bhalwal - Bhalwal Paracha Street - Bhalwal
The EducatorsAddress:Tauheed Chowk, Hadi Road, Islam Pura - Islam Pura - Bhalwal
Created By: Tauseef Anwar
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