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|Elevation||128 m (420 ft)|
|Time zone||PST (UTC+5)|
|Number of towns||1|
|Number of Union councils||6|
Khanewal (Urdu: خانیوال), (Punjabi: خانیوال) is a city and the capital of Khanewal District in the Punjab province of Pakistan. It is the host city to the second largest railway station in Pakistan. Khanewal is located at 30°18'0N 71°55'0E with an altitude of 128 metres.
Historically Khanewal is an old city having its earliest foundations laid by the British Empire owing to its importance as a railway junction. The city was a junction of the Wazirabad-Khanewal railway line and provided a connection to the city of Karachi via Lahore.
Languages & Demography
College and schools
Educational Institutes in Khanewal include
- Punjab Group of Colleges Khanewal
- The Smart School, Khanewal campus (Civil Lines Khanewal)
- Punjab College of Business Administration Peoples Colony
- The City School Senior and Junior branch
Notable people from Khanewal
- Maulana Tariq Jameel, Islamic Scholar
- Syed Fakhar Imam, Ex. Speaker National Assembly of Pakistan
- Rana Muhammad Asif Saeed, former Chairman of Punjab Bar Council.
- Masood Anwar is a former Pakistani cricketer who played in one Test in 1990.
- Shabbir Ahmed is a former Pakistani cricketer. He is a line-and-length pace bowler who took eight wickets for 109 runs on his Test debut against Bangladesh.
- Rao Iftikhar Anjum was selected for the Pakistani squad to play in the 2007 Cricket World Cup, he now represents Islamabad Leopards in Pakistan's Domestic T20.
- Tehsils & Unions in the District of Khanewal – Government of Pakistan
- District Profile: Southern Punjab- Khanewal – Dawn, Pakistan
- Location of Khanewal – Falling Rain Genomics
- Glossary Of The Tribes And Castes Of The Punjab And North-west Frontier ... By H.A. Rose Page 219
- Punjab – Imperial Gazetteer of India, v. 20, p. 324.