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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BADIN: The Hyderabad Union of Journalists (HUJ) staged a protest demonstration against the attack on the Mirpur Khas press club in front of the Hyderabad press club.
NICVD is committed to provide state-of-the-art cardiac service to everyone living in the province, he said mentioning that such facilities are being made operational in Nawabshah, Khairpur, Mirpur Khas and Sehwan respectively.
MIRPURKHAS -- Doctors and paramedical staff at the Civil Hospital Mirpur Khas on Tuesday boycotted their duties in solidarity with a doctor accused of sexual harassment.
Summary: Incident took place at a major government hospital in Mirpur Khas
MIRPUR KHAS -- A group of nurses beat up a doctor at Civil Hospital Mirpur Khas on Monday, alleging that he subjected them to sexual harassment.
Mirpur khas plays a vital role in providing numerous varieties of mangoes and other horticultural goods annually, but better known for mango production.
This was stated by Minister of State and Chairperson BISP MNA Marvi Memon while inaugurating BVS in Mirpur Khas and Sanghar in the presence of BISP beneficiaries, BISP officials, local politicians, notables and media.
The bank has distributed around 2500 bags containing eatables across Karachi, Hyderabad, Mirpur Khas, Larkana and Nawabshah.
Complete track renewal projects on Sangla Hill to Wazirabad, Khanewal to Shorkot and Hyderabad to Mirpur Khas (total 622 km) are also being executed.
Tariq Malik said due to flood last year, 16 districts of the province were affected and the authority was working in 14 districts including Badin, Tando Muhammad Khan, Mirpur Khas, Shaheed Benazirabad, Hyderabad, Thatta, Ghotki, Tando Allah Yar, Sanghar, Matiari, Kharipur and Naushero Feroz.
MIRPUR KHAS -- Professor Razzaq Shaikh, Professor of Surgery at Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences (LUMHS) was the Chief Guest at the annual meeting of Society of Surgeons Mirpurkhas chapter held on 15th September 2011.
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.