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Union council
Country  Pakistan
Province Punjab
District Rawalpindi
Tehsil Murree
 • Nazim Haq Nawaz Abbasi (PML-N)
Population (1998)
 • Total 13,060

Phagwari (پھگواڑ ی)is a village and union council of Murree Tehsil in the Rawalpindi District of Punjab, Pakistan.[1] It is located at 33°58'60N 73°30'0E[2] in the north-west of the tehsil, it is bounded to the north by Dewal, to the west by Rawat, to the south by Potha Sharif and to the east by Kashmir. According to the 1998 census of Pakistan it had a population of 13,060.[3]

Tribe & Families[edit]

Majority of the Inhabitants of UC phagwari are Abbasi. Also Abbasi caste is divided in Families, the main families here are Tingraal(تنگڑال) and Mithwaal(مٹھوا ل). Also Raja and Chaudhary tribe also inhabit the area in smaller proportion.


Coordinates: 33°57′0″N 73°21′7″E / 33.95000°N 73.35194°E / 33.95000; 73.35194

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36 news items

The Express Tribune

Rising Kashmir
Fri, 02 Oct 2015 23:33:45 -0700

Defence sources that forest fire from across the border last night spread 100 meters inside our territory manned by Punjab regiment. They added that the fire was so devastating that several mines exploded in Phagwari area of Mendhar tehsil along the LoC.
Sat, 03 Oct 2015 06:05:03 -0700

The explosions took place in Phagwari area of Mendhar tehsil in frontier Poonch district, around 180 km southwest of Srinagar city, the summer capital of Indian-controlled Kashmir. "The fire started from the other side (Pakistan-controlled Kashmir) of ...

The Express Tribune

The Express Tribune
Sun, 30 Aug 2015 13:10:02 -0700

People of Sehr Bagla, Aliot, Phagwari, Dewal, Julial, Birote and Basian and dozens of other towns are dependent on the road to reach Murree and Rawalpindi. Arshad Abbasi, who commutes daily from Phagwari to Murree, said he often got stuck in traffic ...

The Express Tribune

The Express Tribune
Wed, 13 May 2015 15:42:20 -0700

The focus areas for the third phase included down stream Dhoke Najju Bridge, up and down stream Phagwari Bridge and upstream Pirwadhai Bridge. A committee was set up to monitor the project comprising officials from Wasa, tehsil and town municipal ...

Pakistan Today

Pakistan Today
Sun, 05 Jul 2015 13:26:31 -0700

Police also recovered Rs 31,500 cash stake money with eight mobile phones. New Town police also held eight gamblers identified as Javed, Ghulam Fareed, Numan, Rashid, Yasir, Basharat and others from New Phagwari area and recovered Rs 5500 cash ...
Daily Times
Sat, 11 Jul 2015 17:43:59 -0700

He informed that Dhoke Naju, Zia-ul-Haq Colony, both sides of the Ratta bridge, Bhoosa Godown, Mohanpura near Jinnah Road Bridge, Javaid Colony, Tipu Road, Chamanzar Colony, Nadeem Colony, Dhoke Chiragh din, New Phagwari, Mohallah Raja ...
Sun, 22 Mar 2015 19:15:00 -0700

... ever been taken on basis of this report, which said that “well-trained terrorists, their leaders and commanders can also slip out of their hideouts in Fata and take shelter in the hilly areas of Abbotabad, Kakul, Nathia Gali, Murree, Aliot and ...

The Express Tribune

The Express Tribune
Tue, 20 Jan 2015 13:46:34 -0800

The agency cleared 16 points in the garrison city, which included Katarian Bridge on IJP Road, Pirwadhai, Ganjmandi and Phagwari (Dhoke Dalol Bridge) up to Ammar Chowk in Rawalpindi during the last year at a cost of Rs22 million. The government set ...

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