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Kohat

(kō`hät), town (1981 pop. 55,832), N Pakistan, on the Kohat Toi River. The town, enclosed by a wall with 14 gates, is noted for its cotton fabrics and lungis. Kohat contains a 19th-century British fort built on the site of an old Sikh fortress.

Kohat

 

a city in Pakistan, in the Northwest Frontier Province, on the Kohat Toi River. Population, 49,900 (1961). A railroad station. Weaving is the city’s major handicraft. There are large salt mines near Kohat. Kohat arose as a military settlement near the Kohat Pass.

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KOHAT -- In Shahpur village of Kohat today, Deputy Commissioner Kohat Matiullah Khan had held open court and had addressed problems of the people there, in compliance with directives issued by KPK provincial government.
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