Mastuj

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Mastuj Tehsil

تحصیل مستوج
Tehsil
Road to Mastuj 2.JPG
Mastuj Tehsil is located in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
Mastuj Tehsil
Mastuj Tehsil
Mastuj Tehsil is located in Pakistan
Mastuj Tehsil
Mastuj Tehsil
Coordinates: 36°17′0″N 72°31′0″E / 36.28333°N 72.51667°E / 36.28333; 72.51667Coordinates: 36°17′0″N 72°31′0″E / 36.28333°N 72.51667°E / 36.28333; 72.51667
Country Pakistan
Province Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
DistrictChitral
HeadquarterBuni
Government
 • TypeMPA
Elevation2,359 m (7,740 ft)
Population (2017)[1]
 • Total169,240
Time zoneUTC+5 (PST)
Postal Index Number1710 - 0xx
Websitewww.mastuj.gov.pk

Mastuj (Urdu: مستوج‎) is a town and Tehsil of Chitral District in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. It is located at 36°17'0N 72°31'0E with an altitude of 2359 metres (7742 feet). There are ruins of old fort built originally in 18th century and re constructed later couple of times.[2] [3]

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Villages[edit]

The main villages include Buni, Mastuj, kargin, Marthing, Chuinj, Parkusap, Reshun, Parwak , Kuragh and Aveer. Mastuj is one of the most beautiful towns in Chitral. It is located at 36°17'0N 72°31'0E with an altitude of 2359 metres (7742 feet). Tehsil Mastuj starts right after the end of Baranis, Reshun, Kuragh, Buni, Aveer, Parwak, Mastuj, Chinar, Chuinj, Chapali, Kargin are the main areas of Tehsil Mastuj.[4]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "DISTRICT AND TEHSIL LEVEL POPULATION SUMMARY WITH REGION BREAKUP: KHYBER PAKHTUNKHWA" (PDF). Pakistan Bureau of Statistics. 2018-01-03. Retrieved 2018-04-23.
  2. ^ http://www.hindukush.com.pk/index.php/mastij-fort
  3. ^ http://www.chitraltoday.net/forts-in-chitral-the-manifestation-of-different-aspects-of-our-culture/
  4. ^ Location of Mastuj - Falling Rain Genomics