Sialkot Tehsil

تحصِيل سيالكوٹ
Tehsil
Country Pakistan
RegionPunjab, Pakistan Punjab
DistrictSialkot
CapitalSialkot
Union councils52
Government
 • TypeTehsil Municipal Administration
 • AdministratorMuhammad Umer Sher Chatta
 • Municipal OfficerMuhammad Zaffar Qureshi
Population
 • Tehsil1,794,658
 • Urban
679,977
 • Rural
1,114,681
Time zoneUTC+5 (PST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+6 (PDT)
WebsiteTMA Sialkot

Sialkot (Urdu: تحصِيل سيالكوٹ‎), is a tehsil located in Sialkot District, Punjab, Pakistan. It is administratively subdivided into 52 Union Councils.[3]

History

According to the 1901 census, taken during British rule the tehsil of Sialkot contained 637 villages and a population of 312,688 an increase of almost 10,000 since the 1891 census (302,866). The land revenue and cesses in 1903-4 amounted to Rs.4,00,000.[4]

Administration

The tehsil is subdivided into 52 Union Councils, these are:

  • Adalatgarh
  • Ahmadpura
  • Ballanwala
  • Baonkan
  • Bhagowal
  • Bhagwal Awanan
  • Bherath (Shahid Mehmood Sahi)
  • Chaprar
  • Charind
  • Dalowali
  • Doburji Araian
  • Fathgarh
  • Gohad Pur(gohdpur)
  • Gondal
  • Gurhi
  • Habibpura
  • Hajipura
  • Head Marala
  • Hundal
  • Imam Sahib
  • Jurian Kalan
  • Kachimand
  • Kallowal
  • Kammanwala
  • Karimpura
  • Kapurowali
  • Kharota Sydan
  • Kotli Behram
  • Kotli Loharan
  • Langreali(MUHAMMAD UMAR LANGREALL)
  • Mianapura
  • Miani (Butter)
  • Model Town
  • Moh. Shah Syedan
  • Momman Kalan
  • Moonger
  • Muhammad Pura
  • Muzafferpur
  • Naikapura
  • Paragpur
  • Phukalian
  • Pindi Araian
  • Pindi Khokhar
  • Ploura Kalan
  • Pura Heeran
  • Rangpura
  • Rasoolpur
  • Roras
  • Sheehani (Shadiwal)
  • Shahabpura
  • Syedanwali
  • Talwara Mughlan
  • Ugoki
  • Water Works

References

  1. ^ "TMA Sialkot: Administrative Setup". Local Government Punjab. Retrieved 27 April 2018.
  2. ^ "DISTRICT AND TEHSIL LEVEL POPULATION SUMMARY WITH REGION BREAKUP: PUNJAB" (PDF). Pakistan Bureau of Statistics. 3 January 2018. Retrieved 27 April 2018.
  3. ^ Tehsils & Unions in the District of Sialkot - Government of Pakistan Archived 2012-02-09 at the Wayback Machine
  4. ^ Siālkot Tahsīl - Imperial Gazetteer of India, v. 22, p. 328.