Dera Ghazi Khan Division

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Dera Ghazi Khan Division was an administrative division of the Punjab Province, Pakistan, until the reforms of 2000 abolished the third tier of government.

At abolition it contained the following districts:[1]

History[edit]

During British rule, All the districts that later formed Dera Ghazi Khan Division, collectively formed a district of Multan Division.[2] After independence, Dera Ghazi Khan was made into a division in its own right until abolition in 2000.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Divisions/Districts of Pakistan
    Note: Although divisions as an administrative structure has been abolished, the election commission of Pakistan still groups districts under the division names
  2. ^ Dera Ghāzi Khān District Imperial Gazetteer of India, v. 11, p. 248.

Coordinates: 30°28′N 70°24′E / 30.467°N 70.400°E / 30.467; 70.400