Firozpur

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Firozpur

(fərōz`pər) or

Ferozepore

(fərōz`pôr), city (1991 pop. 78,738), Punjab state, NW India, on the Sutlej River. It is a transportation hub and district administrative center, lying near the Pakistani border. Cotton and grain are traded, and there is some light manufacturing. The city, which also has three colleges, was founded by Firoz Shah Tughluk (reigned 1351–88), sultan of Delhi.
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Zain Tariq is a student of Punjab College of Science, Ferozpur Road.
LAHORE -- The Parks and Horticulture Authority (PHA) on Monday planted saplings along Ferozpur Road and children of SOS Village actively participated in the plantation campaign.
Summary: Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], Aug 25 (ANI): Punjab government on Sunday said, restoration of the damaged embankment is underway on the war footing, adding that Ferozpur district has been put on high alert.
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ISLAMABAD -- Water level reached 17.80 feet at Ferozpur and Ganda Singh Wala in River Sutlej on Tuesday.
From Dharampura to Ferozpur road, 500 saplings of Neem and 500 plants of Cassia fistula (Amaltas) had been planted.600 amaltas, 500 mango and 500 of Gulmohar plants had been planted from Ferozpur road to Jinnah underpass, respectively.One thousand plants of Amaltas had been planted from Jinnah underpass to Thokar Niaz Baig besides 1,400 plants of Jambolan.
They added that the accused used to rob people of valuables on Depalpur Road and Ferozpur Road.
LAHORE -- At least three persons including two minor children and a woman were killed after being ran over by a bus at Ferozpur Road in Lahore on Sunday.
The relatives and neighbours of the deceased blocked Ferozpur road to record their protest over the alleged extrajudicial killing of the family.
LAHORE -- Activists of Young Doctors Association (YDA) have decided to resume work at outpatient departments of all public hospitals from Tuesday (today) following a `cold response' by majority of their colleagues and a protest on the Ferozpur Road against them.
The relatives of a woman who was allegedly burnt alive by her husband and the in-laws held a protest against the Raiwind police on Ferozpur Road.
In a statement here on Sunday, Chungi Amarsadhu Ferozpur