Boken, Pakistan

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Boken, Punjab
Village and union council
Country Pakistan
Region Punjab Province
District Jhelum District
Time zone PST (UTC+5)

Boken or Bokan is a village and union council of Jhelum District in the Punjab Province of Pakistan. It is part of Jhelum Tehsil,[1] and is located at 33°9′N 73°4′E / 33.150°N 73.067°E / 33.150; 73.067Coordinates: 33°9′N 73°4′E / 33.150°N 73.067°E / 33.150; 73.067 with an altitude of 489 metres (1,604 ft).[2]

It was most probably named after a Gujjar clan named Boken, which is still found here among local Gujjars in good numbers.

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