Toba Tek Singh Tehsil

تحصیل ٹوبہ ٹیک سنگھ
Country Pakistan
RegionPunjab, Pakistan Punjab
DistrictToba Tek Singh
CapitalToba Tek Singh
Towns1
Union councils29
Government
 • TypeTehsil Municipal Administration
 • AdministratorAhmad Shahzad Khawar
 • Municipal OfficerRana Ghulam Dastgir Khan
Population
 • Tehsil739,826
 • Urban
87,210
 • Rural
652,616
Time zoneUTC+5 (PST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+6 (PDT)

Toba Tek Singh (Urdu: تحصیل ٹوبہ ٹیک سنگھ‎) is a subdivision (tehsil) of Toba Tek Singh District in the Punjab province of Pakistan. It is administratively subdivided into 32 Union Councils, three of which form the tehsil capital Toba Tek Singh.[3]

The Tehsil is headed by Assistant Commissioner Mossawar Ahmad Khan Niazi from PMS.

History

The original Toba Tek Singh Tehsil was formed in 1900, then part of Jhang District, with Toba Tek Singh as its capital. In 1930, it became a district subdivision. In 1982, it became a district, the current Toba Tek Singh Tehsil is a subdivision of this district.[4]

References

  1. ^ "Tehsil Municipal Administration Toba Tek Singh: Administrative Setup". Local Government Punjab. Retrieved 26 April 2018.
  2. ^ "DISTRICT AND TEHSIL LEVEL POPULATION SUMMARY WITH REGION BREAKUP" (PDF). Pakistan Bureau of Statistics. 2017. Retrieved 14 April 2018.
  3. ^ Tehsils & Unions in the District of Toba Tek Singh – Government of Pakistan[permanent dead link]
  4. ^ TMA Toba Tek Singh, Pakistan Archived 20 November 2008 at the Wayback Machine