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Kalat

, Khelat
a region of SW Pakistan, in S Baluchistan: formerly a princely state ruled by the Khan of Kalat, which joined Pakistan in 1948
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
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Widespread rains/wind-thunderstorm with isolated heavy falls occurred in Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore, Sargodha, Malakand, Hazara, D.I.Khan divisions, Islamabad and Kashmir, while at isolated places in Multan, D.G.Khan, Bahawalpur, Kalat and Zhob divisions, during past 24 hours.
On the occasion, local government's engineers briefed the Commissioner Kalat Division Hafiz Tahir about construction of new hospital and said construction of Nursing Hospital have completed 70 percent but rest of construction were under pending due to delaying of funds.
Dust-thunderstorm/rain with isolated hailstorm is expected at scattered places in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (Malakand, Hazara, Peshawar, Kohat, Mardan, Bannu, DI Khan divisions), Punjab (Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore, Sargodha, Faisalabad, Sahiwal, Multan, DG Khan, Bahawalpur divisions), Islamabad, Balochistan (Zhob, Kalat, Makran divisions), Gilgit Baltistan and Kashmir, whereas at isolated places in Quetta, Sibbi, Naseerabad, Sukkur, Larkana, Shaheed Benazirabad divisions.
During the last 24 hours, rain-thunderstorm with gusty winds occurred at scattered places in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Kashmir, Gilgit-Baltistan while at isolated places in Punjab, Quetta, Kalat, Zhob, Sibbi divisions and Islamabad.
style="font-weight: 400The epi-center was of the quake was reported to be 60 kilometersouth-west of Kalat, 12 kilometers deep inside the earth crust.
However, rain with snowfall over the hills occurred at isolated places in Kalat, Quetta divisions and Gilgit Baltistan.
Hussain said that Pakistan came into being on August 14, 1947, and Khan of Kalat had on the following day announced the free status of Kalat in a public assembly followed by an election in Kalat.
Levies sources told media that the accident occurred because of over speeding near the National Highway in Sandas area of Kalat and the passengers were injured after a bus turtle down.
The APC participants unanimously rejected the Election Commission of Pakistan's (ECP) new delimitation of NA-268, which terms it as an attempt to oppress the people of Kalat. 'Election Commission has finalized the delimitation ignoring the rights of our people.
First, Kalat State was a princely state of India, just like all the other princely states and did not differ in status from others of similar rank.
Profusely annotated the 300-page book including a 30-page introduction is an in-depth study of the history and politics of Balochistan with particular reference to the Kalat state because of its peculiar relationship with British India.
Joan (Odlin) Kalat, 89WORCESTER - Joan (Odlin) Kalat, 89, formerly of Mill Street and New London, NH, died Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at Holy Trinity Nursing Center.