Hansowala

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Hansowala
Village
Hansowala is located in Pakistan
Hansowala
Hansowala
Coordinates: 32°15′46″N 75°9′30″E / 32.26278°N 75.15833°E / 32.26278; 75.15833Coordinates: 32°15′46″N 75°9′30″E / 32.26278°N 75.15833°E / 32.26278; 75.15833
CountryPakistan Pakistan
ProvincePunjab
DistrictNarowal District
Area
 • Total12 km2 (5 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total10,000
Time zoneUTC+5 (PST)
Postal code span
Area code(s)0542

Hansowala (Urdu: هينسوواله‎), is a village in the Narowal district of Pakistan; it is located at 32°16'0N 75°10'0E and is situated at the west bank of the Ravi River.[1]

Demographics[edit]

The total area of Hansowala is approximately 12 square kilometres. According to the 1998 census, Narowal District's population was 1,256,097 of which only 12.11% were urban[2] It is an agricultural Village, wheat, and rice being its main crops. The literacy rate in Shakargarh is 85%.[3] [4]

History[edit]

Hanswowala is a village of tehsil Shakargarh ( District. Narowal Punjab, Pakistan). Before the independence of Pakistan it was the part of Tehsil Gurdas pur, but now it is located in tehsil Shakargarh.

Notable persons[edit]

  • Ehsaan ul Haq
  • Q. A. Ansari (Nadaan Poet)

References[edit]

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