Zhob District

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Zhob District
ژوب

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District
Country Pakistan
Province [district chair men abdul saleem mandokhail)
Headquarters Zhob
Area
 • Total 160 km2 (60 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 400,000 in 2,011
Time zone PST
Number of Tehsils 5

'Zhob (Pashto: ژوب‎) is a district in the north west of Balochistan province of Pakistan. Zhob district is a Provincially Administered Tribal Area . Zhob district is subdivided into three subdistricts: Zhob, sambaza ]. The population of Zhob district is estimated to be over 400,000 in 2011. Zhob River is used for irrigation in the Zhob district.

Administration[edit]

There are currently four tehsils in Zhob District.[1] and Sherani New District

Population[edit]

The vast majority of the population of Zhob district is [ gurghasht[Pashtun people|]]. It is likely that over 99.7% of the people of the area are Muslims, with tiny numbers of Christians . Currently the tribes living in Zhob are given by; Mandokhail, Sherani, Kakar, Harifal, Lawon, babar the local tribes while other immigrants include and make a huge population consisting of ] afghan pawandy like nasar kharoti safi ect currently a large number of IDPs have been settled within the confines of the Distt. NB: pleased to draw the attention of the Webmaster towards Zhob Tehsil and new announced boundary. Ist., there were only 2 tehsils. 1. Tehsil Zhob 2. Tehsil qamar din karez 3. . while now Sherani Tehsil merged in Dist Sherani, as Distt Sherani was announce as new district 3 years ago.

References[edit]

notabal peppal} ghazi azmir khan mandokhail, syed shamsuddin Harifal the first speaker balochistan assembly, MASHU sherani who was the great warrior who put the english in deficiency saleh m khan mandokhail molvi rehamath ullha mandokhail jamal shah kajar abdul rahem mandokhail

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Coordinates: 31°10′N 68°50′E / 31.167°N 68.833°E / 31.167; 68.833