Wednesday, January 27, 2010

Haripur Hazara

History of HARIPUR:
Haripur Hazara is a district of N.W.F.P. Haripur was heart of Gandhar civilization. HARIPUR was founded by Hari Singh Nalwa (a General of Raja Ranjit Singh) in 1822. Haripur became a district in 1992 after separation from Abbott Abad district.
In 1399 Hazara was a part of kingdom of Amir Timur. In 1472 Prince Shahab ud Din became the ruler of Hazara region.
Ø      Old name of HARIPUR is Pakhli Sarkar (1472 A.D.)
Ø      Nearby Important and Famous Cities and Places are Mansehra, Abbott Abad, Hassan Abdal, Swabi, Marda, Attock, Buner and Rawalpindi.
Ø      Kot Najeeb Ullah is a famous town of Haripur.

Location of Haripur:
Haripur is located 65 kilometer in North of Islamabad, federal capital, on Silk Route (Shahrah-e-Resham). 20 km from Hassan Abdal and 35 km from Abbotabad.

Mega Projects in Haripur:
Tarbela Dam and Khanpur Dam are two important dams of Pakistan located in Haripur. Ghazi Brotha is also a mega project of Power Generation.

Tehsils of Haripur:
  1. Haripur
  2. Ghazi
  3. Khanpur
Languages in HARIPUR:
Hindko, Pashto and Urdu are spoken languages of Haripur.

Universities, Colleges and Institutes in HARIPUR:
  • Hazara University, Haripur Campus
  • Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) Haripur Campuss
Industries in HARIPUR:
  • TIP (Telephone Industries of Pakistan)
  • Hazara Fertilizers
  • Heavy Electrical Complex
  • Dewan Salman Fibers
  • Shazeb Pharmaceutical Industry
  • And many other famous industries in Hattar Industrial Estate
Famous Writers, Poets, Journalists, Compares and Columnist of HARIPUR:
Qateel Shifai
Fazil Jamili

Famous Politicians of HARIPUR:
General Ayub Khan (Former President and Ex. Chief of Army Staff of Pakistan)
Gohar Ayub Khan (Ex. Speaker of National Assembly and Ex. Foreign Minister)

Other Famous People and Legends of HARIPUR:
Kamran Mehmood (Ex. National Boxing Champion)

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  1. slam.
    i am imran ahmed from taloker, haripur. i know kamran mehmood, boxing champion and his schadule. he is of taloker haripur

  2. it would be great if you list all industries of hattar in this website
    Then it will be more seen by the web surfer

  3. assalam-o-allaikum
    i m from mirpur haripu hazara near tip.i live in dubai now,i love haripur hazara....
    contact 03345026187 and 00971552311886
    hazara is our province
    geo hazara
    qadeer ahmed awan

  4. Hello.
    Our Haripur is also famous because of ideal weather & the products of nice fruits.The orange (malta)of Khanpur is verry famous in all over the pakistan.

  5. salaam Dear:
    i am Hazarewal...proud to b and i love my Haripur...i live in main city....thank to u for such a nice blog about our Hazara...
    Haripur's famous fruit is locath and amrood...and khanpur which is located in it has a gift of oranges...
    my blog is:

  6. but u did'nt mention kholian bala in the tehseels of haripur......

    1. Kholian Bala is UC not Tehsil.

  7. Hazara humari pehchan, Hazara humari shan, Hazara PAKISTAN, Hazara zindabad.

  8. Salam,
    I have no direct relationship with Pakistan or, Haripur but great fun of Afshan Zaibe, a singer from Sarai Saleh of Haripur Hazara. It would be great , if her name could also be added here under musical section.
    Sanjay Saxena

  9. hi i dear m naeem shahzad kaker khail from panian haripur .haripur is one of the best cities wid his location wid his weather and wid his job oppurtunities .haripur is like a valley its more beautiful rather than the capital of pakistan if u see the north side tarbela jeel and kaladakha mountains south side khan pur dam east side abottabad mountain and in the end when u see the west side of haripur large numbers of mountaoins of ganger
    @regard of naeem shahzad nargassi kaker khail contact id

  10. salaaam o alaikum 2 allzzz
    i m saqib from moonan haripur hazara

  11. hi,,my name is imran shah i am from villige kalis haripur hazara,,,know i am in uk london,,i have no words to say about my city,,caz he is ever green and will bee,,,ameen,,,, my facebook

  12. its nice to write over my name is tanveer khan living here in europe last 10 year i fully suport hazara thareek and its our dream that we make our province for our indenty -so all the peopel from hazara are requested to show their suport for this thareek tahnxx alots khan group of companies

  13. i m prsnly knew about the presidnt ayub khan and his family.

  14. AOA I M Zaheer from Khanpur, i intimate u that Raja's families ia also very famous in politics and take part in betterment of district haripur, I love Haripur

  15. For kind Information We have one Big Poly Technical College of SrinSehla Haripur
    This is the bigger 2nd College of Pakistan related Technical qualification.

    Yasir Khan
    Kangra Colony
    Village Bhand
    Haripur Hazara Pakistan

  16. Hi,my name is Girish Harjai,I was born in Delhi but my parents are from Haripur Hazara.They were shifted to India after partition but I am very much curious to know and see my parents village.I heard from them that there village name was kacchi near Haripur, if you have any information or photograph of the same kindly upload it.

    Girish Harjai

  17. yes you are write but khalabat town ship is very imported city haripur hazra so butiful city khalabat.

    waqar ahmed

  18. yes you are write but chapper road is very imported region in haripur and i live in mohala malik daud abad haripur.
    Adeel Ahmad

  19. salam 2 evryone
    i love haripur and people of haripur, i fully support to tehreek e hazara,

    Azhar Mehmood

  20. nice and good information
    can you told me which NGO are in working in haripur & how much job oppertunities available for local residence of haripur - talokar
    my ID is

  21. Asalam o Alaikum to every one. can any one tell me the "number" and "type" of industries at hattar. I am searching on but unable to find. i will be very thankful if any one help me by mailing the "number" and "type" of factories at hattar. my email id is

  22. Assalam o alaikum everybody ¡
    i would request to add the data of current politicians those are participating in haripur politics in current session & plz add all job opportunities to help out the young guys for better future of this great city. Thanks.
    M. Asif
    Vill Mohra mahamdoo

  23. this is very useful information .i m also from tip colont haripur hazara i also want u to add about hattar industries and politicians .

  24. Dear Frinds,

    I am from Haripur.

    I am working on our own city website which includes almost every thing and huge picture gallery.. In couple of month we will launch this site...

    United Arab Emirates.


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