Shorkot Tehsil

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Shorkot Tehsil
Tehsil
Country  Pakistan
Region Punjab
District Jhang District
Union councils 29
Time zone PST (UTC+5)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC+6)

Shorkot is a subdivision (tehsil) of Jhang District in the Punjab province of Pakistan. It is subdivided into 29 Union Councils.[1] The city of Shorkot is the headquarters of the tehsil.

Language[edit]

A Punjabi Dialect of Jhangochi is speaking by the majority of the people but in Cities Standard Punjabi is spoken.

Tribes[edit]

The main tribes are Awan, Sial, Khokhar,Joota, Jat, Rajput, Gondal, Syed, Arian, Cheema, Waince Jatt, Warraich, Taga, Shaikh. Small tribes are Sandhu (a Jat clan), Sidhu, Kang, Noul. Gill

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