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 (bə-hä′wəl-po͝or′, -hä′wəl-po͝or′)
A city of east-central Pakistan near the Sutlej River. It was the capital of the princely state of Bahawalpur from the 18th to the 20th century.


(Placename) an industrial city in Pakistan: cotton, soap. Pop: 563 000 (2005 est)


(bəˈhɑ wəlˌpʊər, ˈbɑ wəl-)

a state in E Pakistan. 4,652,000; 32,443 sq. mi. (83,000 sq. km).
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It is worthy to a mention here that 13 years ago, the government of Pakistan planned to catch attention of foreign tourists by launching international jeep rally from historical fort of Bahawalpur, the Derawar Fort located in Cholistan desert of the division.
The princely state of Bahawalpur has been a centre of excellent architecture for last many centuries.
BAHAWALPUR -- National University of Modern Languages (NUML) and DHA Bahawalpur signed a memorandum for the establishment of a new campus in a ceremony on Saturday.
BAHAWALPUR -- A ceremony was held in Cholistan Auditorium Bahawalpur to sign a memorandum between DHA and National University of Modern Languages (NUML).
MoU Signing Ceremony between National Defence University, Islamabad and Defence Housing Authority, Bahawalpur was held on October 12, 2017 for the creation of NDU sub campus.
BAHAWALPUR -- JI Amir Siraj ul Haq has said that the rulers are so stone hearted that even after such horrendous tragedy no burn centre has been announced for Bahawalpur by Prime Minister and Chief Minister Punjab.
Established by Nawab Mohammad Bahawal Khan II, Bahawalpur is also known as the 'City of Nawabs'.
made arrangements to accord a warm welcome to central leaders at Bahawalpur
In the meeting, Municipal Corporation Bahawalpur and Tehsil Municipal Committees' development schemes were reviewed on which collectively Rs116 million would be spent.
accorded a warm welcome in Bahawalpur on March 9 which welcome would set a history.
Mohammad Baligh-ur-Rehman has said that central leaders of Pakistan Muslim League-N including former premier, Nawaz Sharif and Marryam Nawaz would be accorded a warm welcome in Bahawalpur on March 9 which welcome would set a history.
BAHAWALPUR -- Number of town border stations would be increased to overcome problem low-pressure gas supply in Bahawalpur.