Raipur, Pakistan

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Raipur
village
Raipur is located in Pakistan
Raipur
Raipur
Location of Raipur in Punjab, Pakistan
Coordinates: 30°20′10″N 70°43′30″E / 30.33611°N 70.72500°E / 30.33611; 70.72500Coordinates: 30°20′10″N 70°43′30″E / 30.33611°N 70.72500°E / 30.33611; 70.72500
Pakistan Pakistan
ProvincePunjab
DistrictDistrict Khanewal
Tehsil Kabirwala

Raipur (Urdu: رائے پُور ‎), (Punjabi: رائے پور) is a village in the Kabirwala Tehsil of Khanewal District[1] in Punjab, Pakistan. It is famous as the birthplace of Nobel Laureate Har Gobind Khorana (born 1922).[2]

Geography[edit]

The village is situated in the Khanewal in the Pakistani Punjab, having the average elevation of 128 metres.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Miraj, Muhammad Hassan (21 October 2013). "Khanewal: Sweet Waters – II". DAWN.COM. Retrieved 3 May 2019.
  2. ^ Har Gobind Khorana

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