Raipur, Pakistan

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Raipur
village
Raipur is located in Pakistan
Raipur
Raipur
Location of Raipur in Punjab, Pakistan
Coordinates: 30°51′11″N 73°21′01″E / 30.85306°N 73.35028°E / 30.85306; 73.35028Coordinates: 30°51′11″N 73°21′01″E / 30.85306°N 73.35028°E / 30.85306; 73.35028
Country  Pakistan
Province Punjab
District Khanewal
Tehsil Kabirwala

Raipur (Punjabi: رايپور, ਰਾਇਪੁਰ) is a village in the Kabirwala Tehsil of Khanewal District in Western Punjab (Pakistan). Until 2000, it was located in the Multan Division. It is famous as Nobel Laureate Har Gobind Khorana (1922) was born here.[1]

Geography[edit]

The village is situated at 30°51′11″N 73°21′01″E / 30.85306°N 73.35028°E / 30.85306; 73.35028, in the Khanewal District in the Pakistani Punjab, having the average elevation of 161 metres (528 ft).[2] [3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Har Gobind Khorana
  2. ^ "Raipur, Punjab, Pakistan". Falling Rain Genomics Inc. www.fallingrain.com. Retrieved 9 January 2012. 
  3. ^ "Raipur, Punjab, Pakistan". www.nona.net. Retrieved 9 January 2012.