Sargodha


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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.
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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.

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Sargodha

a city in NE Pakistan: grain market. Pop.: 556 000 (2005 est.)
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