|Elevation||268 m (879 ft)|
|Time zone||PST (UTC+5)|
Shakargarh Tehsil (Urdu: شکرگڑھ), is a subdivision (tehsil) of Narowal District in the Punjab province of Pakistan. Shakargarh was only tehsil of district Gurdaspur which was included in Pakistan at the time of the independence of Pakistan in 1947.
During British Rule Shakargarh Tehsil was an administrative subdivision of Gurdaspur District, in 1947 the majority of the district went to India with Pakistan retaining the tehsil of Shakargarh which then became a subdivision of Sialkot District.
Shakargarh.-Tahsīl of Gurdāspur District, Punjab, lying between 32°2' and 32° 30' N. and 74° 57' and 75° 23' E., with an area of 485 square miles (1,260 km2). The Ravi divides it from the rest of the District to the south, while on the north it touches Jammu territory. West of the narrow lowlands along the Ravi, the country is an arid expanse of rolling downs intersected by torrent beds. The population in 1901 was 234,465, compared with 250,336 in 1891. It contains 703 villages, of which Shakargarh is the headquarters. The land revenue and cesses in 1903-4 amounted to Rs. 4,29,000. The literacy rate of Shakargarh is 99.9%. Media in Shakargarh is playing a very important role for highlighting issues and help them to solve. A number of journalists are working in different Major Media Organizations
- Barapind News official web site: barapindnews.blogspot.com
- A website about district Narowal, tehsil Shakargarh, Zafarwal.