The Mandokhel (Pashto : مندو خیل ) is a Pashtun tribe primarily found in northern regions of Balochistan Province, Pakistan and southern Afghanistan. Most of the Mandokhails are settled in Zhob District of Balochistan Province, Pakistan; they live on both sides of the Zhob river.
Balochistan is one of the four provinces of Pakistan. It is the largest province in terms of land area, forming the southwestern region of the country, but is the least populated. Its provincial capital and largest city is Quetta.
The Khudiadadzai or Khoidadzai are a Pashtun tribe in Afghanistan and Pakistan. Most Khoidadzai are located in the Killa Saifullah District of Balochistan Province.
Zhob is a district in the north west of Balochistan province of Pakistan. Zhob District is a Provincially Administered Tribal Area. The population of Zhob District is estimated to 310,544 in 2017. Zhob River is used for irrigation in the Zhob District.
Loralai, also known as Bori, is the division headquarter of Zhob Division and district headquarter of Loralai District. It is in the northeast of Balochistan province in Pakistan. It is 4,700 feet (1,400 m) above sea level.
Zhob, formerly known as Fort Sandeman or Appozai, is a city and district capital of Zhob District in Balochistan province of Pakistan. Zhob is located on the banks of Zhob River 337 km from Quetta, the capital of Balochistan.. The city was originally named Appozai after a nearby village. During the British colonial era it was named Fort Sandeman. It obtained its current name on 30 July 1976 when the then Prime Minister of Pakistan, Zulfikar Ali Bhutto had the name changed.
The Chief Commissioner's Province of Baluchistan was a province of British India, and later Pakistan, located in the northern parts of the modern Balochistan province.
Gomal River is a 400 km long river in Afghanistan and Pakistan.
Zhob River is located in Balochistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. The total length of the Zhob River is 410 km, and it flows on a generally northeasterly course.
Zhob Division was an administrative division of Balochistan Province, Pakistan, until the reforms of 2000 abolished the third tier of government.
The Frontier Corps, is a Paramilitary force of Pakistan that is currently stationed in the Balochistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to maintain law and order while overseeing the border control of the country's frontiers with the Afghanistan and Iran. It is an umbrella term for the two western provincial auxiliary forces part of the paramilitary forces of Pakistan along the western provinces of Balochistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and are the direct counterparts to the Rangers of the eastern provinces. The Frontier Corps comprises two separate organizations: FC NWFP stationed in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, and includes the Federally Administered Tribal Areas, and FC Balochistan stationed in Balochistan province. Each subdivision is headed by a seconded inspector general, who is a Pakistan Army officer of at least major-general rank, although the force itself is under the jurisdiction of the Interior Ministry.
Appozai is town and union council of Zhob District in the Balochistan province of Pakistan. The capital of the district, Zhob, was originally known as Appozai.
Muslim Bagh is a town of Killa Saifullah District in the Balochistan province of Pakistan. According to Census of 1998, the population of Muslim Bagh is 70,361 and 10,188 households.
Killa Saifullah, Killa Saifullah,Qilla Saifullah,or Saifullah Killa is a district in northwestern Balochistan province, Pakistan. It was established as a district in 1988 comprising two former administrative units of Zhob District: the Upper Zhob Sub-division and the sub-tehsil of Badinai, previously named Kashatoo and part of the subdistrict of Kakar Khurasan.
Killa Saifullah, also Qilla Saifullah or Killa Saifa, is a city in Killa Saifullah District, Balochistan. ila Saifullah is famous for its fertile soil producing fruits and vegetables. There are numerous apple and apricot orchards exporting fruits to other provinces. The export of vegetables like tomato, carrot and chillies is done commercially on roads and adding enormous share in the agriculture produce of the country. The livestock breeders in Killa Saifullah produce much livestock share for meat and milk purpose for Balochistan province especially Quetta and Zhob divisions.
Bostan Junction railway station is located in Bostan, Pishin District of Balochistan province in Pakistan. It serves as the junction between the Rohri-Chaman Railway and Zhob Valley Railway.
Kan Mehtarzai railway station is a disused railway station located in the Balochistan province of Pakistan. It is on Zhob Valley Railway, the former narrow-gauge line between Bostan and Zhob, 16 miles west of Muslim Bagh. At 2224 meters above sea level, it was the highest railway station in Pakistan until service was discontinued in 1986.
Zhob railway station is located in Zhob, Balochistan, Pakistan.
The Western Alignment refers to the portions of the China–Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) which are located in the Pakistani provinces of northwestern Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan.
NA-258 (Loralai-cum-Musakhel-cum-Ziarat-cum-Duki-cum-Harnai) is a newly-created constituency for the National Assembly of Pakistan. It comprises the districts of Loralai, Musakhel, Ziarat, Duki and Harnai from the province of Balochistan.