Abdul Hakeem, Pakistan
|• Total||300,000 est|
|Time zone||PST (UTC+5)|
|• Summer (DST)||PST (DST) (UTC+6)|
The famous event in the city is the yearly Urs of the Saint Abdul Hakeem, held every year from June 21 to 23. Thousands of the followers of the saint visit the tomb, and a Grand Lok Mela and the Lucky Irani Circus take place during the Urs.
Important in the city is a 450 MW Rousch thermal power plant working at Sidhnai Barrage in Abdul Hakeem. The city has an old head-work on the historical river Ravi, and a canal named Fazil Shah and a small link canal that are used for irrigation.
The population of the city depends on agriculture, and there are wheat، rice and cotton factories and flour mills in the city.
The residents of this city do not adhere to any one political party. Every new election here is won by a different party,
The latest development in the city is the junction interchange of the two motorways by CPEC, M3 (Lahore) & M4 (Pindi Bhattian) which will merge the two motorways and will lead to Shujabad near Multan and connect to M5 which will lead further to Sukkur (M6).
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