Bahawalpur South Punjab

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Bahawalpur (princely state)

Bahawalpur South Punjab

جنوبی پنجاب بہاولپور
CountryPakistan
CapitalMultan-Bahawalpur
Largest cityMultan
Government
 • TypeProvince
 • BodyProvincial Assembly
Time zoneUTC+5 (PKT)
Assembly seats39[citation needed]

Bahawalpur South Punjab (BSP; Urdu: جنوبی پنجاب بہاولپور‎) is the name of a new province proposed by Pakistan Peoples Party Government in the National assembly of Pakistan in January 2013,[2] to be created in the southernmost region of Pakistan's Punjab province.[3]

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  1. ^ "Punjab – World Gazetteer". Archived from the original on 10 December 2012. Retrieved 29 March 2012.
  2. ^ "New province to be named Bahawalpur South Punjab". Daily Times. 27 January 2013. Retrieved 15 August 2013.[permanent dead link]
  3. ^ "'Bahawalpur South Punjab' recommended as name of new province". Archived from the original on 2013-01-31.