Awan Town

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Awan Model Co-operative Housing Society
Housing society
Rizwan masjid.jpg

Awan Town is a housing society in Lahore, Pakistan. It is an approved housing society by Lahore Development Authority. It is located on Multan Road, opposite to Allama Iqbal Town and next to Hassan Town. It is divided into several blocks, mainly Rizwan Block and Madina Block. Other blocks are Kausar Block, Qutab Block, Ali Block, Jinnah Block and Ahmad Block. There are around 1000 houses in Awan Town. Most people belong to middle-class families. The town contains educational institutes, post office, food corners and departmental stores. There are 6 mosques in Awan Town, the most important being Rizwan Masjid, which is located in Rizwan block and opposite to Rizwan Park. Awan town is known for the number of Schools and Academies it contains. It was developed in 1980's with great efforts of Malik Muhammad Hanif Awan (Founder of Awan Town) along with his colleagues.

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Coordinates: 33°37′N 72°59′E / 33.617°N 72.983°E / 33.617; 72.983