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Darya Khan
Darya Khan is located in Pakistan
Darya Khan
Darya Khan
Coordinates: 31°47′12″N 71°06′26″E / 31.78667°N 71.10722°E / 31.78667; 71.10722Coordinates: 31°47′12″N 71°06′26″E / 31.78667°N 71.10722°E / 31.78667; 71.10722
Pakistan  Pakistan
Province Punjab
Elevation 1,487 m (4,879 ft)
Time zone PST (UTC+5)
30110 30100
Number of Union councils 2
Website www.Atif.computers.daryakhan

Darya Khan (Urdu: درياخان‎), is a town in Bhakkar District in the Punjab Province of Pakistan. The town is the headquarters of Darya Khan Tehsil.[1] The town of Darya Khan is itself subdivided into two Union councils.[1] During British rule the railway station at Darya Khan was built as part of the North-Western Railway route.[2] Darya Khan has a boy's secondary school built in 1928 by Englishmen and a college at the middle of the town. It is situated to the left of the great Indus River. The famous school in this town is Oxford public high school.


Thalochi and Shapuri dialects of Punjabi is the main languages of people. Urdu are also spoken by majority of people In Darya Khan.


Darya Khan is now a Tehsil of District Bhakkar, with population of more than 70000


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ARY NEWS (press release) (blog)

ARY NEWS (press release) (blog)
Sun, 23 Nov 2014 05:41:15 -0800

BHAKKAR: Chief of Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT), Dr Tahirul Qadri on Sunday said that the 90 days of sit-ins and martyrdoms of the PAT workers awakened the nation, while he also directed his workers to prepare for Darya Khan by-elections, ARY News ...

Business Recorder (press release) (blog)

Business Recorder (press release) (blog)
Mon, 14 Sep 2015 03:07:30 -0700

So far as candidates in wards are concerned, 133 candidates for 18 wards in Bhakkar, 85 candidates for 12 wards in Darya Khan, 29 candidates for 5 wards in Dulewala, 81 candidates for 11 wards in Kaloorkot, 36 candidates for 5 wards in Jandawala and 47 ...
The Nation
Fri, 18 Sep 2015 18:48:40 -0700

These 13 centers will be established in Kallar Syedan District Rawalpindi, Sohawa District, Jehlum, Pind Dadan Khan District Jehlum, Darya Khan District Bhakkar, Tandlianwala District Faisalabad, Nowshera Virkan District Gujranwala, Sara-e-Alamgir ...

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Daily Times
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 06:18:45 -0700

Zafar Iqbal, a police official in Darya Khan police station, where Arif is being held, told AFP that the men's wives and family members had left them some years ago and both were living in the house in isolation. “The neighbours complained to police of ...
Geo News, Pakistan
Thu, 28 Feb 2013 11:30:00 -0800

BHAKKAR: About nine persons died and several others were reported to be in critical condition after consuming poisonous liquor here on Thursday. According to reports pouring in from Darya Khan, at least nine persons who purchased liquor from Mangoo ...
The News International
Fri, 04 Sep 2015 18:30:00 -0700

Divisional Forest Officer (Wildlife) Abdul Halim Marwat said that acting on a tip-off, he directed the personnel at the border checkpoint near Darya Khan Bridge about the possible attempt of the birds smuggling. He said that the wildlife personnel ...


Wed, 20 May 2015 14:11:15 -0700

In Washington, an eight-month-old baby survived after an SUV crashed into his nursery at an apartment complex on May 19. The officer who arrived at the scene, Seth Tyler, said, “It really was pretty miraculous that there was no injury. The baby was ...
The News International
Thu, 20 Aug 2015 18:41:15 -0700

BHAKKAR: Residents of Darya Khan locality Thursday staged a protest demonstration against inappropriate behaviour of the MS and doctors of THQ hospital. The protesters said the THQ also lacks medicines. The staff of the hospital also snatched the ...

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