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Mirpur Khas

(mēr`po͝or khäs), town (1981 pop. 124,371), S Pakistan, on the Let War canal. Founded in 1806, the town is a market for cotton and food grains.

Mirpur Khas

 

a city in southern Pakistan, located in the valley of the Lower Indus on one of the river’s channels in Sind Province. Population, 60,900 (1961). Transportation junction and trading center for cotton and grain. Cotton spinning and handicraft production of clothing and embroidered goods are carried on. Mirpur Khas is also the site of an agricultural research station for fruit raising.

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MIRPURKHAS -- Residence of Gulshan e Iqbal Khipro road Mirpurkhas protested against suspension of electricity for the last four days in their area here on Thursday at main Khipro road Mirpurkhas The heat-weary protesters chanted full throat slogans against the high officials .of Hesco prolong power supply suspend and protested told to daily Messenger that Mirpurkhas , Gulshan-e Iqbal Khipro road and others areas have been facing power outage for the last four days due to Hesco Mirpurkhas stubbornness.
MIRPURKHAS -- Sindh Health Secretary Saeed Ahmed Awan has said that health department is servicing of the poor free of cost and asked the officers to ensure free of cost health treatment facilities in all the government hospitals of the province.
MIRPURKHAS -- A meeting of the Pak Sarzameen Party Mirpurkhas Division was held under the chair of the Sindh Council President Shabir Qaimkhani on Saturday.
KARACHI -- The annual three-day National Mango and Summer Fruit Festival is all set to open on (Friday) here in Mirpurkhas.
IN the 1960s and '70s, and even later, there was a railway track from Mirpurkhas to Kot Ghulam Mohammadd-Jhudo-Naukot-Kunri-Pithoro and then Mirpurkhas.
The route has been extended till Mirpurkhas district starting November 24.
MIRPURKHAS -- Trials to select teams in various games from Mirpurkhas Division for 17th Sindh Games will start from March 13 in Mirpurkhas.
Earlier, Sindh High Court ordered the SBCA to seize the issuance of new no objection certificates (NOCs) for high-rises in Mirpurkhas district.
MIRPURKHAS -- Citizens of Mirpurkhas market Chowk protested against suspension of electricity for the last seven days in their area here on Friday at Market Chowk Mirpurkhas The heat-weary citizens who blocked Road from both sides and protested for hours told daily Messenger that different areas of Mirpurkhas , Market Chowk , Pak colony , Sial colony , Ghulshane Iqball , and outher,s areas have been facing power outage for the last seven days due to Hesco Mirpurkhas stubbornness.
MIRPURKHAS -- The members of the Parents' Action Committee Mirpurkhas including President Syed Bakhtyar Shah, General Secretary Sohail Ahmed, Kashif Mustaqeem, Nadir Yousafzai and others while talking to newsmen on Thursday lauded the services of the Controller of the BISE Mirpurkhas Anwar Aleem Khanzada.
MIRPURKHAS -- Sindh Minister for Agriculture, Supply and Prices Ismail Rahoo said on Sunday that the federal government had yet to release Rs160 billion of Sindh's share.
THE Sindh government announced almost a decade ago that it would build a medical college in Mirpurkhas. The provincial administration also earmarked a large plot of land for this purpose near the ring road in Mirpurkhas.