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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KARACHI -- Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force, Sohail Aman Thursday laid the foundation of Topian Spirit Trust (TST) Academic Campus at Rashidabad, off Mirpurkhas on Thursday.
In the second phase local government elections, the PPP again showed its strength and according to available unconfirmed and unofficial results its candidates were declared successful with thumping majority in Dadu, Jamshoro, Sujawal, Tando Mohammad Khan, Tando Allahyar, Matiari, Hyderabad, Mirpurkhas, Tharparkar, Umerkot, Shaheed Benazirabad and Naushero Feroz districts.
MIRPURKHAS -- Strict security arrangements have been made throughout Mirpurkhas district to maintain law and order at the auspicious occasion of Eid-ul-Azha, said Senior Superintendent of Police, Usman Ghani Siddiqui.
The JI protest in Mirpurkhas was led by Noor Elahi Mughul and others.
MIRPURKHAS, June 20 -- Two police personnel were martyred while two others were seriously injured when unknown men ambush a police van patrolling on Sanghar- Nawabshah Road in limits of Sinjhoro police station, district Sanghar on Saturday morning.
MIRPURKHAS -- Additional Commissioner Nisar Ahmad Memon said on Wednesday that all institutions and civil society will have to play their important role in eradicating the menace of corruption from the society.
HYDERABAD -- The Election Commission of Pakistan has finalized all arrangements to conduct local government elections Thursday for formation of Municipal Corporation, Municipal Committees, Town Committees and Union Councils in 14 districts of Hyderabad, Mirpurkhas and Nawabshah divisions.
He said that out of 113 FIRs thirteen were registered in Karachi, 18 in Hyderabad, 11 in Jamshoro, nine in Mirpurkhas, one in Shaheed Benazirabad, 32 in Sukkur, and 29 in Larkana.
Larkana got 8 gold medal and Mirpurkhas 7 gold medals.
MIRPURKHAS -- Polling process for the bye-elections of Sindh Assembly PS 67 Mirpurkhas IV completed peacefully while counting of the polled votes was under process Thursday.
Chairperson BISP and Minister of State, MNA Marvi Memon inaugurated the national rollout process by launching a BBC at Lashari goth Mirpurkhas.
Larkana beat Sukkur 3-1 in the men's event while their women beat Mirpurkhas to take the bronze medals.