Khairpur District

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Khairpur District
ضلعو خیر پور
District
Country Pakistan
Province Sindh
Established 1546
Headquarters Khairpur
Area
 • Total 15,910 km2 (6,140 sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+5)
Number of Tehsils 8
Website http://www.khairpur.gos.pk

Khairpur District (Sindhi: ضلعو خیر پور ‎), (Urdu: ضِلع خيرپُور‎) is a district in the Sindh province of Pakistan. The district has an area of 15,910 square km. and is headquartered at the city of Khairpur. It has 8 talukas, 76 Union councils, 11 towns, 6800 Villages and total population 1546587 (Male 810448 and Female Population 736139) according to (Census) 1998.[1]

Location[edit]

Khairpur District is located in between middle and northern Sindh and is bounded on the north by Shikarpur and Sukkur, on the east by India, on the south by Sanghar and Nawabshah and on the west by Larkana, Naushahro Feroz and the Indus River.

Demographics[edit]

According to the 1998 census of Pakistan, the district had a population of 2.2 million of which 27.00% was urban.[2] The average annual growth rate of the population is 2.71%.

Following are the demographic indicators of the district as per the 1998 census of Pakistan:

Education[edit]

Educational institutions of Khairpur district include:

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Basti Lodhran[edit]

Basti Lodhran is a small village of union council Khairpur district in southern Punjab, Pakistan. The village lacks basic facility only one government owned primary school but it is closely attached to khair pur sadat that enjoy all basic facilities including both public and government owned primary and high school. The estimated population is about 2000 individual, literacy rate is 30%. Main source of income is agriculture including wheat, cotton, sugar and some kind of vegetable. The irrigation system mainly include private turbine, some part of village is irrigated by canal from Indus River. The village lack basic medical care and there is no doctor present, but recently a young man from Ghauri tribe named Muhammad Mudasir Hafeez has been officially selected[by whom?] to study medicine from internationally famous[peacock term] university[which?] in Cuba will be first foreign scholar and doctor from this village.[citation needed] The main tribes residing in the area include the Ghauri and the Lodhra.

People from the Khairpur District[edit]

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Basti Malik Peeran ditta daisi is located at 1.5 km near Khair pur sadta . is a small village of union council Khairpur district in southern Punjab, Pakistan. The village lacks basic facility only one government owned primary school but it is closely attached to khair pur sadat that enjoy all basic facilities including both public and government owned primary and high school. The estimated population is about 1000 individual,literacy rate is 41%. Main source of income is agriculture including wheat, cotton, sugar and some kind of vegetable. Theirrigation system mainly include private turbine, some part of village is irrigated by canal from Indus River. The village lack basic lawyer care and there is no lawyer presen. but recently a young man from Daisi tribe named Malik Ghulam Mustafa daisi Advocate has been officially selected[by whom?] to a president bar Ali pur is the son of Malik peeran ditta daisi.

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Coordinates: 27°31′48″N 68°44′24″E / 27.53000°N 68.74000°E / 27.53000; 68.74000