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Dhoong
ڈھونگ
Village
Dhoong
Dhoong
Dhoong is located in Pakistan
Dhoong
Dhoong
Location in Pakistan
Coordinates: 33°07′0″N 73°10′48.60″E / 33.11667°N 73.1801667°E / 33.11667; 73.1801667
Country  Pakistan
Region Rawalpindi
District Rawalpindi District
Tehsil Gujar Khan Tehsil
Union council

Narali


Ethnicity Rajput, Gujjar, other
Population
 • Total 4,560
Time zone PST (UTC+5)
Postal Code 47770
Area code(s) 051-3

Dhoong (Urdu: ڈھونگ), part of Narali Union Council, is the second largest village in Gujar Khan Tehsil, Rawalpindi District, Punjab, Pakistan . Dhoong is a historic village of Rawalpindi District and noted for its natural reserves of oil and natural gas.

Educational institutions[edit]

  • Global Vision Montessori & School Dhoong Campus
  • Govt. Boys High School Dhoong
  • Govt. Girls High School Dhoong
  • Al-Hijra Islamic Secondary School Dhoong
  • Dad Public School Dhoong
  • jinnah modern School Dhoong
  • Madrissa Touseef-Ul-Quran Dhoong

Well Known Persons[edit]

Head Master Alaf Deen (late) Bani of Boys School Dhoong* Mirza Nazir Ahmed (Late), Col(R)Abuzar Khan Raja, Brig(R)Abdul Ghafoor Raja,Hafiz Ramzan,Sufi Zulfiqar sb(Religious scholor), Mian Masood Ahmed, Younis Kayani, Raja Zubair ch shouqat[mrhoom] ch nawab [mrhoom],Ch Azhar Hussain, Dr.Tahir Great Person, Muhammad Siddiq Kayani Advocate High Court,Lt col(R) Raja Ansar,Col Raja Maula Dad, Raja Allah Dad

Hospitals[edit]

  • Basic Health Unit Dhoong

Post office[edit]

  • Post Office Dhoong 47770, GPO Gujar Khan

Banks and financial institution[edit]

Telecommunication[edit]

The PTCL provides the main network of landline telephone. Many ISPs and all major mobile phone,Wireless companies operating in Pakistan provide service in Dhoong.

Languages[edit]

  • Pothowari and Punjabi are the main languages of Dhoong, other languages are Urdu and English.

Other villages near Dhoong[edit]

  • Tarati, Ahdi, Narali (Union Council), Daultala, Jatli (Police Station), Dhoke Adra, Dhoke Budhal, Dhoke Cheemian, Dhoke Kanyal, Dhoke Landian, Faryal, Fazolian, Kayal, Thakra Mohra, Mastala, (Dohda, Langah, Domali, Jand- Distt Chakwal)

Transport[edit]

  • Dhoong is situated at Daultala – Mulhal Mughlan Road. Gujar Khan is about 18 kilometers, Rawalpindi - Islamabad is about 45 kilometers and Chakwal is about 26 kilometers from Dhoong. There are many ways to get around Dhoong which Includes public transport, Buses, Suzukis, Van, Cars, Taxis, Auto-rickshaws, Motor Cycles and Tractors.

Coordinates: 33°07′N 73°10′E / 33.117°N 73.167°E / 33.117; 73.167


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