District Profile

 District Name:  Lodhran
 District Status since:  1st July 1991

District Statistics

 Tehsils:          3 Nos.  1. Lodhran  2.  Kehror Pacca   3.  Dunyapur
 Union Councils:  73 (Urban 11, Rural 62)
 Villages:  436
 Road Network:  2252 Km
 Canals:   60 (Mailsi canal is the main one) 
 Headworks:   Nil
 Archaeological sites: Ruins of Taiwat and Tilwara towns,  (near Havely Naseer Khan  Tehsil   Lodhran)
 Shrines: 03 (Noori Lal, Hazrat Baba Sakhi Pir Jeewan Sultan, Sultan Ayoub  Qataal)
 Major ethnic groups: Lodhra, Awan, Rajpur Kanju, Baloch,Arain, Jat, Bhatti, Syed, Joiya, Noon,Tareen, Ghallu, Malik, Jhandeer
 Languages: Urdu, Sariki, Punjabi

Land

 Total area:    691,115   Acres
  • Cultivated area:
   599,457   Acres
  • Uncultivated area:
     91,658   Acres

Population

 Total Population:  1.8 Million (Approx; projected on the basisof 1998 census)
 Male:  0.935 Million
 Female:  0.865 Million
 Household Size:  08 Persons (Approx)
 Household units:  230,769

Electoral Constituencies

 National: 02     (NA-154, NA-155)
 Provincial: 05     (PP-207, PP-208, PP-209. PP-210 and PP-211)

Educational Institutions

 Total Public Schools: 855
 Primary(Girls) 375
 Primary(Boys) 224
 Middle(Girls)   70
 Middle(Boys)   75
 Secondary(Girls)   36
 Secondary(Boys)   57
 Higher secondary (Boys)   04
 Higher secondary (Girls)   07
 Others:

  • Special Education Centre
  • Slow Learner School
  • Vocational Training Institute
 

  •   03
  •   01
  •   03
 Total Private Schools: 501
 Total Public Colleges

  • Women:
  • Men:
 10   

 04 

 06

Total Private Colleges:  08

Health Facilities

DHQ Hospital:  01
THQ Hospitals:  02
RHCs:  04
BHUs (PRSP Controlled):  48
Rural Dispensaries:  16 (GRD 06 + RD 10)

Police stations:                                      10

Lodhran   04    (Lodhran City,  Sadar, Gailywal,           Qureshiwala)
Kehror Pacca  03    (Kehror Pakka City, Sadar, Dahnoot)
Dunyapur  03    (Dunyapur City, Sadar, Jalla Arian)

Civil and District &Session Courts

Lodhran  (D&SJ: 01, AD&SJ: 02, Civil Courts: 5)
Kehror Pacca  (AD&SJ: 01,  Civil Courts: 3)
Dunyapur  (AD&SJ: 01, Civil Courts: 3)

Major Industries

 i.          Spinning Mills:  02
 ii.         Ghee Mills:  03
 iii.        Ginning Mills:  65
 iv.        Flour Mills:  16
 v.         Rice Mills:  11
 vi.        Oil Extraction  04

Handicrafts:

Khussa, Dress Embroidery, Hand Printed Bed Sheets, Chunnery

Livestock Demographics

 Sheep:   74,895
 Goat: 400,685
 Cattle: 588,754
 Camel:     1,053
 Poultry: 330,997 (Domestic)1,610,000 (Commercial) Approx

 Veterinary institutes:                    

  • Veterinary Hospitals
 06
  • Veterinary Dispensaries
 13
  • Veterinary Centers
 17
  • A.I Centers
 02
  • A.I Sub Centers
 08

Major Crops

Rabi crops:

  • Wheat, Sunflower, Onion,

Kharif crops:

  • Cotton, Rice, Maize, Sugarcane

Major Fruits

  • Mango, Citrus, Orange, Dates, Falsa

Development Profile

Sector

No. of Schemes

Allocation (M)

(2013-14, 14-15, 15-16)

 Infrastructure
(General Buildings)

131

        775.777

 Education

1531

        908.202

 Health

24

        378.888

 Others (Roads)

572

      3,042.206

 Others (WATSAN)

200

        267.563

 Others (Village Electrification)

179

        100.247

 Others (Agriculture)

7

          16.925

TOTAL

2644

      5,489.808

*  Note:- Schemes of District ADP 2015-16 are in identification phase (Rs.238 Million)

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