Okara


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Okara

(ōkä`rə), city (1998 pop. 200,901), N central Pakistan. It is a market for food grains, oilseed, and cotton, with manufactures in textiles, hosiery, and carpets. The city has a national dairy farm and a livestock research center.

Okara

 

a city in Pakistan, in Punjab Province. Population, 133,000 (1971). It is a transportation junction on the Lower Bari Doab Canal, between the Ravi and Sutlej rivers. Okara is the trade center of an agricultural region. The city has cotton-cloth, flour-milling, clothing, and salt-processing enterprises. It is also noted for the production of metal boxes.

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OKARA -- An Intermediate student of Okara grabbed first position in the annual examination of FA/FSc conducted by the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education Sahiwal.
OKARA -- Gifts were distributed among 37 families of police martyrs during a ceremony in connection with Police Martyrs Day at Tyyab Shaheed Police Lines here Sunday.
OKARA -- A man died late on Thursday when the roof of the room collapsed on him in his house at Abadi Baqir Daas on Gogera-Jandraka Road, Rescue 1122 said.
The PML-N leader who left Lahore in the evening also addressed a public gathering in Okara on her way to the venue.
Okara -- 2 people were killed while one other was injured in a road mishap on Renala road, Okara.
OKARA -- Wall of a house collapsed in windstorm in village 34 GD IN Okara city and 3 persons were buried alive in debris of wall on Thursday.
AS is almost invariably the case with every visionary poet/artist, Gabriel Okara has his epitaph secreted somewhere in the inner temple of his own verse, liminal, perturbingly suggestive.
OKARA, once an important Mandi Town of Sahiwal District, has come a long way after its emergence as a District Headquarters.
OKARA -- As many as three people were killed and five others were injured in wee hours of Wednesday when the roof of a house collapsed in Okara.
OKARA -- A man was axed to death over a dispute in Okara, police said on Sunday.
Okara city and it would continue in other cities of the
OKARA -- Four people were killed and 35 injured when eight cars collided with each other due to dense fog in Okara on Friday morning.