Chakwal Tehsil

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Chakwal Tehsil
تحصِيل چکوال
Tehsil
Location of Chakwal Tehsil تحصِيل چکوال‬
CountryPakistan
RegionPunjab
DistrictChakwal District
CapitalChakwal
Towns1
District CouncilChakwal
No. of Union Councils30
(5 urban+
25 rural)
Area
 • Tehsil3,120 km2 (1,200 sq mi)
Population
(1998)
 • Tehsil490,000
 • Estimate 
(December 31, 2016 (2016-12-31))
634,000
 • Density160/km2 (410/sq mi)
 • Urban
104,000
 • Rural
530,000
Time zoneUTC+5 (PST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+5 (PDT)
WebsiteTMA Chakwal

Chakwal Tehsil (Urdu: تحصِيل چکوال‎), is an administrative subdivision (tehsil) of Chakwal District in the Punjab province of Pakistan. The tehsil is subdivided into 30 Union Councils - five of which form the capital Chakwal.[1] During British rule the tehsil was part of Jhelum District, according to the 1901 census the population was 160,316 compared to 164,912 in 1891. At the time the tehsil contained 248 villages.[2]

Name Of Union Council & Its Population (1998)
Union Council Population ( Thousand Persons)
Chakwal City-1 15475
Chakwal City-2 16172
Chakwal City-3 14909
Chakwal City-4 17302
Chakwal City-5 16650
Mureed 15971
Odherwal 18973
Karyala 16212
Dab 21397
Balkassar 20408
Dhudial 13682
Saral 15253
Mangwal 17245
Chak Umra 17288
Padshahan 15760
Chak Malook 19888
Bheen 10050
Balkassar 19866
Warwal 14097
Dullah 14859
Begal 15149
Kot Chaudhrian 15429
Karsal 11991
Jand 16413
Mulhal Mughlan 19390
Jandkhan Zada 11366
Dumman 9842
Khotian (Sehgalabad) 18755
Choa Ganj Ali Shah 12225
Jaswal 14186

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