KP Districts

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Peshawar

Peshawar is the largest city of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and by the 1998 census was the ninth-largest city of Pakistan. Peshawar is a metropolitan city and the administrative centre and economic hub for the Federally Administered Tribal Areas of Pakistan. Peshawar is situated in a large valley near the eastern end of the Khyber Pass, close to the Pak-Afghan border. Known as "City on the Frontier", Peshawar's strategic location on the crossroads of Central Asia a
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Lakki Marwat

Lakki Marwatis one of the Southern Districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in Pakistan. It was created as an administrative district on July 1, 1992, prior to which it was a Tehsil of Bannu District. Lakki was first called by the name of “Thall Daman”, which means an open sandy plain.The first evidence of civilization in the plains of Thal Daman and the spread of Islam in Bannu is indicated by the graves of Ashaab on the left bank of the Kurram River. In addition, co
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Abbottabad

Abbottabad is a city located in the Hazara region of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, in north eastern Pakistan. The city is situated in 110 kilometres (68 mi) north of the capital Islamabad, 130 kilometres (81 mi) from Rawalpindi and 150 kilometres (93 mi) northeast of Peshawar at an altitude of 1,260 metres (4,134 ft) and is the capital of the Abbottabad District. Kashmir lies to the east of the city. The city is w
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Hangu

Hangu (Pashto) is a district in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The district takes its name from the town of Hangu, which is its administrative centre. The name Hangu may also sometimes be applied to the Miranzai Valley which is partly within the district, bordering the Samana Range. Hangu District is divided into two tehsils: Hangu  Thall
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Karak

Karak is a district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. It is situated to the south of Kohat District and on the north side of Bannu and Lakki Marwat districts on the main Indus Highway between Peshawar and Karachi- it is 123 km from the provincial capital Peshawar.
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Lower Kohistan

Lower Kohistan is an administrative district within Hazara Division of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province in Pakistan.In 2014, the government bifurcated Kohistan District into Upper Kohistan and Lower Kohistan, carving out one more administrative unit after which the total number of districts in the province has gone up to 26.
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Torghar

Torghar District or Tor Ghar (means "Black mountain"), formerly Kala Dhaka , is the smallest district of Pakistan and one of the 26 districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. Formerly a tribal area, it also became a settled area under Article 246 of the Constitution, when it officially became a district on 28th January 2011. Torghar is a district of Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa. It covers an area of 497 km2 (25,8125 acres) and is divided into 11 Union Cou
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Shangla

Shangla District is located in the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. The district headquarters are located at Alpuri. It was previously a subdivision of Swat District, but was upgraded to the status of a district on July 10, 1995 by the then Chief Minister Aftab Khan Sherpao. The total area of the district is 1,586 square kilometres. Shangla comprises of two sub divisions, Alpuri and Puran Tehsil.There are four (4)
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Mansehra

Mansehra District is in the Hazara division of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Mansehra district and town are named after Man Singh, a leading general of Mughal Emperor Akbar. It is considered as an important tourist location due to Kaghan Valley area being located in the district and the Karakoram Highway passing through the district.
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Swabi

District Swabi is one the most populous district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Swabi is situated between the Indus river and kabul river.The people of Swabi are very hospitable,brave and hardworking,many legend belong to District Swabi.It is one the most Hostorical and Archaeological land in the World.Yousafzai are in majority and other tribes are Razar,Utman kheil,Jadoon,khattak and hindkyan(hindko speakers).A six lane motorway connecting Islamabad (capital of Pakistan) with Peshawar(KPK) pa
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Upper Kohistan

Kohistan (in Persian, meaning "land of mountains") has two distinct meanings in Pakistan. In Persian "koh" means "peak" and "ustaan" means province". While in Sanskrit Sthana means place.In its usual modern sense Kohistan District is an administrative district within Pakistan's Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Province covering an area of 7,492 square kilometres (2,893 sq mi); it had a population of 472,570 at the 1998 Census. Geographically, Kohistan stretches from the border with Azad Kashmir in the east to
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Upper Dir

Upper Dir is one of the 26 districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. At the time of independence, Dir (princely state) was a state ruled by Nawab Shah Jehan Khan. It was merged with Pakistan in 1969 and later on declared as a district in 1970. In 1996, it was bifurcated into Upper and Lower Dir districts. This district is situated in the northern part of Pakistan. It borders Chitral district and Afghanistan on the north and North West and Swat district to the
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Tank

Tank is a southern district in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. The city of Tank is the capital of the district, which consists of Union Council City I and Union Council City II. There are totally sixteen Union councils of district Tank. Tank was formerly part (Tahsil) of district Dera Ismail Khan District. Tank is bounded by the districts of LakkiMarwat to the northeast, Dera Ismail Khan to the east and southeast, and South Waziristan to the southwest, west, and northwest. The clima
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