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Sargodha,

city (1998 pop. 455,360), Punjab province, Pakistan, on the lower Jhelum Canal. It is a center for trade in cotton and other agricultural commodities. Sargodha has manufactures in hosiery, textiles, chemicals, and soap.

Sargodha

 

a city in Pakistan, in Punjab Province. Population, 203,000 (1972). A transportation junction, Sargodha is an important trade center for an agricultural region. Textile, food and condiments, chemical, and metal-working industries are located there.

Sargodha

a city in NE Pakistan: grain market. Pop.: 556 000 (2005 est.)
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The Route No 1 terminal will be from Purani Patha Mandi Road to Jhal Chakia via Jhang Morr, Bhatti Town and Chak No 71; the Route No 2 from the main terminal to 49 Tale via Civil Hospital, District Courts, Circuit House, 47 Adda, 47 Pul and Faisalabad Road; the Route No 3 from Main Terminal to Qainchi Morr via Company Bagh ,Trust Plaza, Fatima Jinnah Road, Satellite Town, Chungi No 9 and Aswan Chowk; the Route No 4 from the main terminal to 85 Jhal via Noori Gate, Bakar Mandi, Istaqlalabad and Raza Town; and the Route No 5 from Main Terminal to Bab-i-Sargodha on Lahore Road via Civil Hospital, Trust Plaza, Khayyam Chowk, Shama Chowk, Club Road, Gymkhana Club, University of Sargodha, Chowk Rescue 1122, 47 Adda and Qainchi Morr.
According to a BISE spokesman, as many as 300 examination centres have been set up in all the four districts of the division including Sargodha, Khushab, Mianwali and Bhakkar.
There are reports that PML-N members Sheikh Muhammad Akram from Jhang (NA-89), Ghulam Muhammad Lali from Jhang (NA-87), Chaudhry Hamid Hameed from Sargodha (NA-66), Ghulam Bibi Bharwana from Jhang (NA-88), Dr Zulfiqar Ali Bhatti from Sargodha (NA-67), Maulana Rehmatullah from Jhang (PP-74), Malik Waris Kallu from Khushab (PP- 42), Muhammad Khan from Jhang (PP-81), Sahibzada Ghulam Nizamuddin Sialvi from Sargodha (PP-37), Chaudhry Abdul Razzaq Dhillon from Sargodha (PP-33), Rana Munawar Ghous from Sargodha (PP-36) and Dr Nisar Jatt from Faisalabad (NA-81) have shown loyalty to Pir Sialvi .
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Sargodha is an important agricultural area of Pakistan that is famous for its Citrus orchards in the world but no organized work has been done to know about the diversity of spider fauna of this area and to use them against insect pests.
According to a spokesman of the BISE, 300 examination centers had been set up in Sargodha, Khushab, Mianwali and Bhakhar.
Chiniot Police did not inform the Sargodha police because of deep ties with the outlaws and there was apprehension that if information was given to Sargodha police, it would timely intimate to Ashraf gang, which would result its escape.
Muhammad Basharat Raja said that Ch Parvez Elahi had provided more than Rs 7 billion for the development of Sargodha district as a result of which Sargodha had entered new era of progress and development but N-League has not started any development project during last six years.
According to a BISE spokesman, about 300 examination centres were being set up for all the four districts of the division including Sargodha, Khushab, Mianwali and Bhakhar.
The urban transport routes includ: Route-I, from Sargodha Medical College to Jhal Chakian via 49-tail, University Road, Queen's Hotel Chowk, Jail Road, Kutchery Morr, Civil Hospital and Jhang Morr.
Police sources said that Fakhar Abbas (26),resident of Satellite Town Sargodha, was crossing railway track on a bicycle near chak 33 Phattak when Karachi bound Millat Express hit him, causing his death on the spot .