Kokal

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Kokal Barsin
Union council
Kokal Barsin is located in Abbottabad District
Kokal Barsin is located in Abbottabad District
Coordinates: 34°06′0″N 73°7′0″E / 34.10000°N 73.11667°E / 34.10000; 73.11667Coordinates: 34°06′0″N 73°7′0″E / 34.10000°N 73.11667°E / 34.10000; 73.11667
Country  Pakistan
Province Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa
District Abbottabad
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'Kokal Barsin is one of the 57 Union councils of Abbottabad District in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan.[2] It is located in the west of the district, near the border with Haripur District. Kokal barsin village is itself the capital of this union council.

Villages[edit]

The main villages of this Union Council are Barsin, kokal, Sowlun, Bazmar, Marjan, Morra, Rehmanabad, Gujjal, Jindakka and Dhobian. Kokal Barsin is famous for its high literacy rate. Barsin is located in the center of the area. All government institution are located in Barsin. People of Barsin played important role in the development of this area. They gave their lands free of cost for the welfare of the people. We pay thank to all of them for their tremendous contribution in uplifting the area.

History[edit]

The village of Kokal Barsin was named after a Hindu Rani named Rani Kokalan. She was from the capital city Taxila but came to this mountainous area to be safe while her husband and the army were at war. The old fort is in ruins, but there are still some places that give hint of the past inhabitants, as claimed by Dr Nasir Abbas Tanoli, an inhabitant of Village Kokal. Bazmar village is beautiful place but no facilities for strong people of bazmar. The main problem is water please solved this problem I requested to all power full and honorable persons of these areas.

Location[edit]

Kokal Barsin lies 10 km to the north of Havelian City and some 8 km from Hazara University Havelian Campus.

Education[edit]

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