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Tatta

 

a city in Pakistan, in the province of Sind, east of Karachi. It was the capital of the Muslim rulers of Lower Sind from the second half of the 14th to the early 16th century. It was part of the Mongol feudal empire in the 17th and 18th centuries. Architectural monuments in Tatta include the Shah Jahan Mosque (brick, 1644 to 1658 or 1659, with decorative glazed tiles) and the mausoleums of Jam Nizamuddin (1509), Mirza Jani Beg Tarkhan (1599), Diwan Shurfa Khan (1638), and Mirza Isa Khan (1640–44) in the necropolis on Makli Hill.

The new city of Tatta is located near the old city.


Tatta

 

(also Taatta or D’agad’yma), a river in the Yakut ASSR; a left tributary of the Aldan River of the Lena River basin. The Tatta is 414 km long and drains an area of 10,200 sq km. It rises on the Lena Plateau and flows northward in a wide valley. It is fed mainly by snow. The mean flow rate is about 5 cu m per sec. The river freezes in October and opens up in May; it is frozen down to the bottom from December through April. In years of drought, it dries up in the summer.

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According to the military's media wing, Indian fire in Tatta Pani Sector along the LoC had martyred three civilians, including a seven-year-old boy.
Addressing gatherings of affectees of ceasefire violations at Tatta Pani and Dhandli in Kotli district of Mirpur division, he said the AJK Government would continue to support the affectees in every way possible.
It said Indian forces opened fire on civilian population in Tatta Pani Sector leaving one resident of Darra Sher Khan injured.
In Pakistan-administered Kashmir, the army said heavy Indian firing killed two civilians in Tatta Pani and Jandrot sectors.
Hotspring, Tatta Pani and Jandrot sectors of the LoC came under Indian fire and the civilian population residing in the areas was also hit by Indian shelling as a result of which at least two civilians were also martyred and many injured.
The military's media wing said, During the last 48 hours, Indian troops have resorted to increased ceasefire violations in Kotli, Khuiratta and Tatta Pani Sectors along LoC.
The current case study wa s therefore planned to investigate the antimicrobial and antioxidant potentials of the organic and aqueous extracts of Bacillus clausii KP10 isolated recently by our group from hot springs of Tatta Pani, Poonch, Azad Kashmir.
Eastern part of upper Indus shows a wide range of erosion where Precambrian Salt Range Formation in Eastern Salt Range and Cambrian dolomite in Tatta Pani, Kotli are capped by Infra Tertiary boundary Indus Formation (bauxite/laterite).
He reports directly to 605 President and co-founder Ben Tatta .
Army official said that the Indian post near Tatta Pani Village was "destroyed" late Thursday after Indian troops hit a school van in Battal sector in Pakistan-administered Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday, killing its driver on the spot and traumatising students.
In our research, a catalase producing thermoduric alkalotolerant bacterial strain was isolated from the hot springs of Tatta Pani, Poonch, Azad Kashmir where microbial flora is less explored.
Among those present were Cebu City Tourism Commission chair Tatta Baad; Melva Java of the Cebu City Cultural and Historical Commission; Tess Chan, the first woman president of the Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Industry; and Hembler Mendoza, who heads the tourism office in Lapu-Lapu City.