Wagh

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Wagh
A village in Tehsil Pind Dadan Khan, District Jhelum in Pakistan
Country  Pakistan
Province Tehsil Pind Dadan Khan, District Jhelum, Punjab
Population
 • Estimate () 7,000 (approx)
Time zone PKT (UTC+5)
Telephone Calling Code 0544
A village in Tehsil Pind Dadan Khan, District Jhelum of Pakistan
Nala Banha (rain dependent river) toward west of village Wagh, Tehsil Pind Dadan Khan, District Jhelum, Pakistan
Tehsil-wise Map of District Jhelum

Wagh or Waghh (Urdu: وگھ‎) is an ancient village located about 10 kilometers towards north of the camp of Alexander the Great on the bank of Jhelum River near Jalalpur Sharif, in Tehsil Pind Dadan Khan of District Jhelum in Pakistan.[1] It is situated in a valley surrounded by foothills of Salt Range from northern, eastern and southern sides and a rain dependent river Nala Banha towards its west, nearly 45 kilometres towards East of Khewra Salt Mines and falls within the jurisdiction of the police station and Union Council at Jalalpur Sharif.

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Following educational institutions are available in the village.

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Coordinates: 32°44′N 73°24′E / 32.733°N 73.400°E / 32.733; 73.400