Malikpur

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Malikpur Chahra
Village
Malikpur  Chahra is located in Pakistan
Malikpur  Chahra
Malikpur Chahra
Location in Pakistan
Coordinates: 32°38′40″N 74°02′49″E / 32.64444°N 74.04694°E / 32.64444; 74.04694
Country  Pakistan
Region Punjab province
District Gujrat District
Tehsil Gujrat Gujrat Tehsil
Elevation 225 m (738 ft)
Population (5000)
 • Total 2,500
Time zone PST (UTC+5)
Area code(s) 0533
Website www.facebook.com/MeraPindMalikPurChara

Malikpur is a village in Gujrat District, in the Punjab province of Pakistan. It is situated about 9.2 kilometres (5.7 mi) from main city of Gujrat. In the past it was the part of UC Deona, but in 1996 it was the part of UC Sabowal, from 1999 once again it is the part of UC Deona. In BD Election 2015 it was again made part of UC Sabowal. The majority of the people of Malikpur belong to the Gujjar caste, but there are other castes including Maliks, Syeds and Butts. In the past the politics of the village was controlled by two families: Choudhery Sultan Ali known as Choudhary Group and Choudhery Akbar Ali and Choudhary Ameer Dad known as Khatana Group. After the death of Choudhery Bashir Ahmed Khatana, Choudhary Hassan Dad Family is the leader of the Khatana Group. Choudhary group lost a great leader after the death of chaudhary Najeeb ullah khan. Now these Days Choudhary Nasheed Akbar cousin of Choudhary Najeeb Ullah Khan leads Choudhary Group. Denda Group and Syed Group also play an effective role in politics of village. Malik Pur has produced many well known personalities in almost all fields of life. 1:Dr Muhammad Azam Khatana is ex Vice Chancellor Federal Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi. He also served in University Of Gujrat. He is very active in social activities. Recently he donated 35 Marlaas of his place at Malik Pur 'Adda' and announced to build a Community Centre. The work is already begin and it will complete soon. 2:Dr Muhammad Aslam Dheenda is a well known Doctor of Gujrat.He got his early education from his village and Gujrat City. He went America for higher studies and return back to serve his village. Today he is running a Private Clinic at Bhimber Road Qadir Colony. 3:Colonel (R) Muhammad Azam Dheenda is also a pride of his village.He Served Pakistan Army for almost 35 years and retired as Colonel.By time now he is living a peaceful life.He was also a well known volleyball player of his time. 4:Ch Najeeb Ullah Late is a Former PIA Regional Officer. He was a very kind and pious man. He died in a road accident a few years back. His son Hammad Najib is an advocate of High Court. 5:Ch Mudassar Khan Bajjar is civil a bureaucrat working in ministry of defence. 6:Sufi Nazir Ahmed Khatana (Late) was one of the greatest Naat Khawaan of Pakistan. He used to sing Kalam Mian Muhammad Baksh Of Khari Sharif Azad Kashmir and it was his sole representation in whole Gujrat.He Died on 14 Oct 2014.May ALLAH grant him Jannah Ameen! 7:[1]

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