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For the villages in Iran, see Kohlu, Iran.
Kohlu is located in Pakistan
Coordinates: 29°32′N 69°09′E / 29.54°N 69.15°E / 29.54; 69.15
Country Pakistan
Province Balochistan
District Kohlu District
Time zone PST (UTC+5)

Kohlu (Balochi: کوہلو) is the capital of Kohlu District in Balochistan, Pakistan. It is located at 29°54'0N 69°15'0E with an altitude of 1183 metres (3884 feet).[1] The Marri tribe is main ethnic group in the city.

Educational institutions consist of six english medium schools, and an intermediate college; as of 2013 a cadet college is under construction. About 87% of the population consists of the Marri tribe, 10% Zarkun, the other 3% are mixed tribes living there.[citation needed]


  1. ^ Location of Kohlu - Falling Rain Genomics

Coordinates: 29°54′N 69°15′E / 29.900°N 69.250°E / 29.900; 69.250

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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 02:13:41 -0800

Nawab Akbar Khan Bugti, a popular tribal leader in the volatile province of Balochistan, was killed by security forces in Balochistan's Kohlu district in 2006. Bugti's son, Jamil Bugti, accused the former military ruler of murder. "No evidence could be ...

The Express Tribune

The News International
Tue, 19 Jan 2016 16:32:08 -0800

We are approaching a decade since Nawab Akbar Bugti was killed in a mountain hideout in Balochistan's Kohlu district. The killing turned Bugti, who had long been seen as a pro-establishment figure, into a nationalist hero; the simmering struggle in ...
The Express Tribune
Sun, 25 Oct 2015 18:18:45 -0700

QUETTA: Three militants were killed while seven more were arrested in search operations in Washuk and Kohlu districts on Sunday. Frontier Corps Balochistan personnel and officials from an intelligence agency carried out a search operation in Balochabad ...

Balochwarna News

Balochwarna News
Tue, 02 Feb 2016 08:41:15 -0800

Pakistani military offensives continue unabated with full international impunity in different areas of Balochistan including Gawadar and surrounding regions, Mastung, Khuzdar, Dera Bugti, Kohlu and other areas of Kohistan Marri. Several villages have ...

Daily Times

Daily Times
Fri, 22 Jan 2016 05:30:00 -0800

... Levies personnel reached the spot and started investigations into the incident. No group has so far claimed responsibility for the attack, however, the Levies officials claim that Baloch separatist might be behind the attack. Dera Bugti and Kohlu ...
The News International
Wed, 20 Jan 2016 16:31:27 -0800

Tullow has been active in Pakistan since 1991 and currently has five exploration licences in the country Pakistan which included Block 28 (95 percent and operator), Bannu West (40 percent and operator), Kohat (40 percent), Kalchas (30 percent), and ...
Sri Lanka Guardian
Mon, 25 Jan 2016 19:32:34 -0800

Since after the death of his grandfather Nawab Akbar Khan Bugti in a military operation in Kohlu, Brahamdagh Bugti has been in 'self-exile'. During all this period he travelled to different countries, may be in search political asylum or some type of ...

Daily Pakistan

Daily Pakistan
Fri, 15 Jan 2016 05:44:44 -0800

... chief of Baloch Republican Party. He went into exile after the death of his grandfather Nawab Akbar Khan Bugti in a military operation in “Tratani”, an adjacent area of Kohlu, Balochistan on 26 August 2006. Now, he has been living in Geneva from ...

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