Muridke

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Muridke

مریدکے
City
Muridke
Muridke is located in Pakistan
Muridke
Muridke
Coordinates: 31°48′07″N 74°15′18″E / 31.802°N 74.255°E / 31.802; 74.255
Country Pakistan
ProvincePunjab
Elevation
205 m (673 ft)
Population
 (2017)
 • Urban
166,652
Time zoneUTC+5 (PST)

Muridke (Punjabi, Urdu: مُرِيدكے‎), is a city and headquarters of Muridke Tehsil in Sheikhupura District in Punjab, Pakistan. It is the 2nd largest city in Sheikhupura Division.[1] It is situated near the city of Lahore, at an elevation of 205 m (675 ft)[2] and is situated on the Grand Trunk Road.

In 2005 Muridke became the headquarters of the newly created Muridke Tehsil of Sheikhupura District.

According to the 2017 Census of Pakistan, its population is 166,652. It is ranked 53rd in the List of most populous cities in Pakistan.

Schools[edit]

Chand Bagh School is situated on the Muridke-Sheikhupura road.

People from Muridke[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sheikhupura District Population of Cities, Towns and Villages 2017-2018". Political, Sports Workers Helpline. 2018-05-24. Retrieved 2019-07-21.
  2. ^ Location of Muridke - Falling Rain Genomics
  3. ^ http://myhero.com/Iqbal
  4. ^ "Jaffar Nazir". Cricinfo. Retrieved 2018-05-08.

Coordinates: 31°48′07″N 74°15′18″E / 31.802°N 74.255°E / 31.802; 74.255