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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 http://www.bhakkar.com.pk

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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The Express Tribune

The Express Tribune
Mon, 01 Feb 2016 13:00:00 -0800

Doctors of the Darya Khan tehsil headquarters hospital have called a province-wide strike against 'violent protesters' and police inaction against the protesters who had beaten them up. On Monday, scores of relatives of a patient who had died at the ...
The News International
Wed, 03 Feb 2016 16:11:29 -0800

In the second incident, teacher Shamim along with her husband Munawar was going to the school when a bus hit their motorcycle at Angra Daggar near Darya Khan. As a result, Shamim was injured seriously. She died on reaching the Darya Khan THQ ...

The Express Tribune

The Express Tribune
Wed, 03 Feb 2016 13:53:36 -0800

BHAKKAR: The family of a woman, who died at Darya Khan Tehsil Headquarters Hospital earlier this week, and some members of the District Aman Committee held a press conference on Wednesday “explaining their side”. On Tuesday, police had registered ...

The Express Tribune

The Express Tribune
Tue, 02 Feb 2016 15:03:45 -0800

In Bhakkar, the staff of Darya Khan Tehsil Headquarters Hospital observed a strike to protest against the alleged torture of the hospital's medical superintendent. The hospital's OPD remained closed on Tuesday and several patients were seen waiting for ...


Wed, 27 Jan 2016 08:17:48 -0800

RIBA's 'Creation From Catastrophe' focuses on ten projects spanning four continents, addressing the role of architecture in the aftermath of a state of emergency. Pictured: the Great Fire of Chicago in 1871 destroyed 9km of the inner city. The Chicago ...

The Express Tribune

The Express Tribune
Fri, 22 Jan 2016 11:10:11 -0800

“Many stones from the the tomb of Mirza Essa Tur Khan, Mirza Tughural Baig, Mai Malki, Shaikh Hamad Jamali, Dolah Darya Khan have been taken out,” said Prof Bari. “These stones are affixed in the bungalows of the influential. No one can question [them].”.

Blouinartinfo UK

Blouinartinfo UK
Mon, 25 Jan 2016 07:56:15 -0800

... and Skopje, the capital of Macedonia destroyed in an earthquake in 1963; the work of Yasmeen Lari in providing amenities and training residents to build their own bamboo homes after the catastrophic floods in Darya Khan in Pakistan in 2010; and others.

ARY NEWS (press release) (blog)

ARY NEWS (press release) (blog)
Sun, 23 Nov 2014 05:43:05 -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 ...

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