Panjgur

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Panjgur (Balochistan)


Panjgur is a district in Balochistan Province at the distance of 555 km from Quetta and is accessible via Kalat through Regional Cooperation for Development Highway and then following Panjgur Road N85. It is a historical city having number of archaeological sites, including tombs, fort at Khudadadan, Band-e- Gillar and old dam, etc. Its name also derived by the famous historical five grades in the city.

The Rakshan River flows in the middle of Panjgur, with number of other streams. These streams and river are the main source of agriculture in this district. There is also a large size lake called Panjgur Lake, which attracts lot of tourists.

Panjgur has hot desert climate with mild winters and very hot summers.

Panjgur Map