Kamoke Tehsil

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Kamoke is a Tehsil of Gujranwala District located on the Grand Trunk Road. It is headquartered at Kāmoke, which is approximately 40 km from Gujranwala - the district capital. It is famous for its market of Basmati rice. It is administratively subdivided into twenty four Union Councils.[1]

Kamoke is a bustling town located on the GT road. Most inhabitants are Gujjar, Ansari, Kumhar, Araen and Jats, and depend on agriculture. It is famous for its burfy (a local sweet) and rice.

Union councils[edit]

The names of the Union councils are as follows:

  • Akbar Ghanoke
  • Chak Ramdas
  • Dhensar Pain
  • Ghanian
  • Ghoman
  • Gunnaur
  • Kali Suba
  • Kamoke Town Urban-I
  • Kamoke Town Urban-II
  • Kamoke Town Urban-III
  • Kamoke Town Urban-IV
  • Kamoke Town Urban-V
  • Kamoke Town Urban-VI
  • Kamoke Town Urban-VII
  • Kamoke Town Urban-VIII
  • Kotli Nawab
  • Machhrala
  • Majju Chak
  • Mandiala Tega
  • Mari Thakran (Mustafa Abad)
  • Nangal Doona Singh
  • Sadhoke
  • Sohawa(M.imtiaz Bajwa (ACMA)
  • Wahndo