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Kalabagh, a town and union council of Mianwali District in the Punjab province of Pakistan. It is part of Isakhel Tehsil. It is located on the western bank of Indus River. It is the site of the proposed Kalabagh Dam. It is also famous for its red hills of the salt range and scenic view of the Indus River traversing through the hills. It also produces handicrafts especially footwear and Makhadi Halwa.
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by Jivanta Schottli, Subrata K. Mitra, Siegried Wolf
The Kalabagh Dam has been the focus of heated debate in Pakistan for the past two decades. The project, if completed, would be the largest public works in Pakistan's history and one of the largest multi-purpose dams in the world. The dam would be built on the Indus River at the confluence point of other rivers in order to tap a catchment area spread over some 285,000 sq km and would serve such purposes as power generation, irrigation supply as well as flood control. Controversy ...
Chambers's Encyclopaedia (1872)
A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People
PIND DADU'N KHAN, a town in the Punjab, stands on a narrow verdant plain on the right bank of the Jhelum, and at the southern base of the Salt Range or Kalabagh Mountains, ...
by Tony Jaques
Near modern Kalabagh, Jalal- ud-din ...
Geographical Dictionary Of The World In The Early 20th Century With Pronouncing Gazetteer (in 2 Vos.) (1990)
by Moonis Raza
Kalabagh, a town of the Punjab, British India, on the right bank of the Indus, 68 miles S. of Peshawur. Here are great cliffs of rock-salt. Pop. about 7000. Kalabryta, a town of Greece. See Kalavrita. Kalabsheh, ka-lab'sheh (anc. Talmxs) , a village of Nubia, on the Nile, 40 miles S. of Assuan. Here are the ruins of a grand temple, erected by the Roman emperors on the site of an ancient Egyptian one. At a short distance from the village, c.t Beit el-Walli, are the remains of a temple of ...
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