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mianwali

city, Punjab province, Pakistan. The city, the district headquarters, lies just east of the Indus River; it is connected by road and rail with Multan and Rawalpindi. Founded in 1868, it was constituted a municipality in 1903-04. Institutions include a hospital and government colleges affiliated with the University of the Punjab. Pop. (1998 prelim.) 79,996.

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