Gujranwala District

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Gujranwala District
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Presidency: Bengal
Coordinates:
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Present Day Details
Place Name: Gujranwala District, Hafizabad District, Nankana Sahib District, Sheikhupura District
State/Province: Punjab
Country: Pakistan
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Gujranwala District was part of Lahore Division of Punjab Province during the British period.

Headquarters

Neighbours

Area

  • 1881: 2,587 square miles

Population

  • 1881: 616, 892.

History

Geography

Cities and Towns

In 1881, there were 1,146 towns and villages in the district.

Sub-divisions

There were three tehsils:

  • Gujranwala
  • Hafizabad
  • Wazirabad

Transportation

Rail

Road

  • The Grand Trunk (G.T.) Road passes through here.

Reading

  • Gazetteer of the Gujranwala District 1883-4, Lahore. Reprinted by Sang-e-Meel Publications, Lahore 2004

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