Mirpur Khas


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Mirpur Khas

(mēr`po͝or khäs), town (1981 pop. 124,371), S Pakistan, on the Let War canal. Founded in 1806, the town is a market for cotton and food grains.

Mirpur Khas

 

a city in southern Pakistan, located in the valley of the Lower Indus on one of the river’s channels in Sind Province. Population, 60,900 (1961). Transportation junction and trading center for cotton and grain. Cotton spinning and handicraft production of clothing and embroidered goods are carried on. Mirpur Khas is also the site of an agricultural research station for fruit raising.

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In Sindh, elections will be held in 15 districts in the second phase included Badin, Dadu, Hyderabad, Jamshoro, Matiari, Mirpur Khas, Naushahro Feroze, Sajawal, Sanghar, Shaheed Benazirabad, Tando Allahyar, Tando Mohammad Khan, Tharparkar, Thatta and Umer Kot.
The polling will be held in Nawabshah, Naushero Feroz, Sanghar, Mirpur Khas, Umarkot, Tharparkar, Hyderabad, Tando Mohammad Jan, Matiari, Dadu, Thatta, Jamshoro and Badin.
Meanwhile, the Controller Exams has been transferred to Mirpur Khas and Secretary Education Qazi Arshad and his Assistant Qamar Iqbal have been ordered to report to the Sindh Education Department.
The assailants stormed Mubashar Ahmad Khosa's clinic in the city of Mirpur Khas, which is around 230 km (140 miles) northeast of Karachi, on Monday evening.
The delegates also visited some of the flood affected areas in Hyderabad, Mirpur Khas and Tandu Adam and distributed relief materials to the people.
A large number of people have been marooned at dry spots in Badin, Tando Mohammad Khan and Mirpur Khas areas after being surrounded by flood waters.
Pakistan has imported an oil rig from China for exploration at the Mirpur Khas oil and gas field in Sindh, the official Pakistan Television reported Monday.
According to PR sources here on Saturday, special trains would be operated from Mirpur Khas, Hyderabad,Nawab Shah and Sukkur.
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Similar protests were also held in Mirpur, Murree, Attock, Multan, Mirpur Khas, Muzaffargarh, Hyderabad, Chaman, Khuzdar, Mastung and Lasbela.
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