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Faisalabad

(fīsäl`əbäd'), formerly

Lyallpur

(lī`əlpo͝or), city (1998 pop. 1,977,246), NE Pakistan, in a cotton- and wheat-growing area. It is an important transportation and commercial center, especially for grains, cloth, and ghee (clarified butter). Manufactures include textiles, pharmaceuticals, chemical fertilizer, bicycles, textile machinery, hosiery, flour, sugar, vegetable oil, and soap. The city was founded by Sir James Lyall c.1895 and named in his honor. Punjab Agricultural Univ., several colleges affiliated with the Univ. of Punjab, and numerous experimental farms and cattle-breeding stations are in Faisalabad.

Faisalabad

a city in NE Pakistan: commercial and manufacturing centre of a cotton- and wheat-growing region; university (1961). Pop.: 2 533 000 (2005 est.)
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DIG Ghulam Mehmud Dogar, SSP Rawalpindi region Afzal Kausar, SSP Faislabad region Umm-e-Salma, SSP Bahawalpur region Humma Naseeb, SP Multan region Sajjad Hussain, SP Sargodha region Hassan Jameel Haider with all DSPs of all districts attended the session.