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taluk

(ˈtɑːlʊk; tɑːˈlʊk) ,

taluka

or

talooka

(in India) n
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a subdivision of a district; a group of several villages organized for revenue purposes
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a hereditary estate
[C18: from Urdu ta' alluk estate, ultimately from Arabic]
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DADU -- former district Nazim Syed Zafar Ali Shah along with hissupporters had staged demonstration against Election Commission of Pakistan before press club Dadu for changing PS-86 Polling Stations from Sehwan Taluka to Johi taluka of Dadu district.
NA-226 now has been converted into NA-218 Mirpurkhas 1 which will be comprised on taluka Mirpurkhas, Shujaabad, Hussain Bux Mari and Taluka Sindhri.
The old seat of NA-207 consisting of Shahdadkot and Ratodero taluka will now be called NA-200 which will include Ratodero taluka, Naundero, Akil circles and 15 Union Councils (UC) of Larkana from UC-1 to 15.
SHIKARPUR -- A man was booked for killing his wife on the pretext of Karo-kari (a custom under which a person is liable to be killed for having an extramarital affair) in Dilawar Marfani village of Garhi Yasin taluka on Wednesday.
According to Tando Adam taluka DSP Muhammad Ayub Brohi, two young women were allegedly shot dead in Mir Muhammad Khyber village by the suspect, Abdul Rehman Khyber, who escaped after the incident.
KARACHI -- Deputy Commissioner Kamber-Shahdadkot Shahmir Khan Bhutto on Wednesday visited various ongoing development schemes of roads in Warah Taluka to review pace of work .
Tenders are invited for Supplying different type of construction materials for Anganwadi building at various places in Bayad Taluka, Dist : Arvalli
MIRPURKHAS -- A body was recovered from a water course while a married woman attempted suicide by drinking petrol in taluka Kot Ghulam Muhammad on Tuesday.
He informed that 73 Union Council Medical Officers are also taking part in immunization of anti-polio drops to children while the performance of the campaign would be monitored through 234 area incharges and 11 taluka supervisors.
Activists of Citizens Action Welfare Committee established a hunger strike camp outside local press club and chanted slogans against Taluka Municipal.
Pakistan, June 28 -- About 150,000 residents of Khipro Town and 10,000 residents of other small towns and union council in Khipro taluka are forced to consume polluted water due to the outdated water supply systems and the minor canals supplying water to the system.
SEHWAN SHARIF -- The Taluka Education Officer Sehwan Qurban Ali Memon visited different government schools in the taluka on Thursday.