Jaranwala

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Jaranwala
Jaranwala is located in Pakistan
Jaranwala
Jaranwala
Coordinates: 31°20′N 73°25′E / 31.333°N 73.417°E / 31.333; 73.417Coordinates: 31°20′N 73°25′E / 31.333°N 73.417°E / 31.333; 73.417
Country  Pakistan
Province Punjab
Elevation 184 m (604 ft)
Time zone PST (UTC+5)
Calling code 041
Website Jaranwala.com

Jaranwala (Urdu: جڑانوالہ‎)is a city in the Faisalabad District of Punjab, Pakistan.[1] It is located at 31°20'0N 73°26'0E with an altitude of 184 meters (606 feet). It is 35KM south east from Faisalabad and 110 km from Lahore. There was a big tree with hanging roots in this area where people stay during travelling. Roots in Punjabi language called Jaran so people called this place a Jaranwala tree after that is only called jaranwala.[2] The city serves as the headquarters of Jaranwala Tehsil, an administrative subdivision of the district.[1]

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