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Presidency: Bengal
Coordinates: 32.460983°N 74.119273°E
Altitude: 235 m (770 ft)
Present Day Details
Place Name: Wazirabad
State/Province: Punjab
Country: Pakistan
Transport links
North Western Railway

Wazirabad was a town in Gujranwala District of Punjab and was also the headquarters of a tehsil of the same name. It was the headquarters of Wazirabad District until 1851-52 and had a cantonment until 1855 when the latter was moved to Sialkot. See Punjab Districts. Population in 1901: 18,069.



  • An important junction on the North Western Railway.
  • Alexandra Railway Bridge. Opened by the Prince of Wales (later King Edward VII) in 1876.


It lay on the Grand Trunk Road (GT Road) between Gujranwala and Gujrat.

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