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Jhang Maghiana

 

a city in Pakistan, in the province of Punjab, near the Chenab River. Population, 118,000 (1969).

Jhang Maghiana is a transportation junction, known also for the production of clothing, pottery, and leather and metal goods. The major industries of the city include leather, food, and soap manufacturing. Weaving handicrafts is also well developed.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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CHINIOT/FAISALABAD -- Nine people, including four women, were killed when a speeding bus hit a motorcycle rickshaw near Addah Chak Arrianwala, Jhang, on Thursday.
Similarly, in Sargodha circle, an open court will be held in the office of SE Sargodha Bhagtanwala No.1 and 2 at Lahore Road Bhagtanwala whereas in Jhang circle, it will be organized in the office of SE Jhang Circle Ashraf Shaheed Subdivision Jhang.
JHANG -- A majority of the people belonging to Chiniot district are unwilling to be a part of the proposed new Jhang division.
JHANG: Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar Tuesday visited Jhang and went to Darul Amaan.
Jhang -- A resident of Jhang named Asad threatening education department for transfers of teachers impersonating him as nephew of Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi.
JHANG: Lawyers of Jhang District Bar Association have sought mental fitness examination of a senior civil judge awaiting promotion, who they said is a "psychological patient"."Jhang Senior Civil Judge Qamar Abbas is mentally ill and mistreats lawyers, court staff, appellants and clerks during court proceedings," the lawyers said in an application to Jhang district and sessions judge (DandSJ).
JHANG -- A teacher has been arrested for sexually harassing a student and making a video two months back.
JHANG -- At least four people belonging to the same family were killed after a semi-trailer truck collided with the car near a toll plaza on Multan Road on Sunday night.
Jhang -- Fashion comes to Jhang with the grand launch of Reefland in the city.
SeveralMNAs and MPAsof the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) from Vehari, Sargodha, Jhang and Khushab have submitted theirresignations to Pir Hameedud Din Sialvi to pledge theirallegiance to the religious group,Tehreek-e-Labbaik.Sialvi, the sajjadah nashinof theAstana-e-Aalia Sial Sharif, will now decide whether the lawmakers should resign or not.
CHINIOT -- The civil society and people from various walks of life rejected the inclusion of Chiniot district in the proposed Jhang division.
According to a notification issued here, SDPO Ahmadpur Sial, Jhang Ghulam Mustafa has been transferred and posted as SDPO Kabirwala, Khanewal, whereas SDPO Kabirwala, Khanewal Muhammad Waseem has been transferred and posted as SDPO Ahmadpur Sial, Jhang.