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For the villages in Iran, see Kohlu, Iran.
Kohlu
Kohlu is located in Pakistan
Kohlu
Kohlu
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]

References[edit]

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


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18 news items

Sharnoff's Global Views

Sharnoff's Global Views
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 04:48:45 -0700

He was born in Kohlu district in 1927 and received education from Aitcheson College Lahore and Oxford University. He assumed the responsibility of chieftain of Bugti Tribe in 1947 and the same year he entered the political landscape of Pakistan. During ...
 
The News International
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 16:37:30 -0700

What had actually prompted Musharraf to become personal with Bugti and target him was the firing of rockets in December 2005 while he was on an official visit to Kohlu. The rockets crashed into a Frontier Constabulary camp on the outskirts of Kohlu ...

DAWN.com (blog)

DAWN.com (blog)
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 08:43:26 -0700

The Balochistan Bar Association and Balochistan High Court Bar Association had given the call of strike. Nawab Bugti was killed in a security forces' operation in Taratani area of Kohlu district of Balochistan on August 26, 2006. Bugti's murder sparked ...

DAWN.com

DAWN.com
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 08:38:45 -0700

Nawab Bugti was killed in security forces' operation in Balochistan's mountainous Kohlu district on August 26th, 2006. His killing sparked violent protests in Quetta and other parts of the province and life remained paralysed for almost a week. Jamil ...

The Express Tribune

The Express Tribune
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 21:24:06 -0700

Quetta police chief said security in the city had already been increased due to the upcoming death anniversary of Baloch nationalist leader Nawab Akbar Bugti, who was killed along with more than 30 comrades in a military operation near Kohlu and Dera ...

The Express Tribune

The Express Tribune
Sun, 24 Aug 2014 22:19:39 -0700

Quetta police chief said security in the city had already been increased due to the upcoming death anniversary of Baloch nationalist leader Nawab Akbar Bugti, who was killed along with more than 30 comrades in a military operation near Kohlu and Dera ...

The Express Tribune

The Express Tribune
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 21:30:47 -0700

Voice for Baloch Missing Persons (VFBMP), an organisation working towards the safe recovery of missing persons, said two more Baloch political activists were reported missing from Kohlu. “My brother Zakir Majeed went missing five years ago near Quetta.
 
Balochwarna News
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 04:26:15 -0700

The spokesmen of Baloch Liberation Army (BLA) have claimed responsibility for attacks on flags shops and Pakistani security forces in Quetta, Ziarat, Harnai, Kahan, Kohlu, Kharan and Panjgur areas of Balochistan. According to details at least two flags ...
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