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                                           :: About Faisalabad ::

The city was founded in the 1890s by Sir Charles James Lyall, lieutenant governor of the Punjab and was named Lyallpur On September 1, 1977, lyallpur was renamed as Faisalabad after king Faisal of Saudi Arabia in Recognition of his outstanding services to Pakistan. Today, Faisalabad is the third largest city of Pakistan After Karachi and  Lahore. It is the second revenue- Generating city of the Punjab province and is called as Manchester of Pakistan because of its predominance in The textile industry.

Faisalabad is an industrial city of Pakistan, Situated 225-miles (360 kilometers) south of the capital Islamabad. The district lies from 30-35 to 31-47 north Latitudes and 72-73 to 73-40 east longitudes. Gujranwala And Sheikhupura districts bound it in the north. In the East
by Sheikhupura and Sahiwal districts. In the south By Sahiwal and Toba
Tek Singh districts and Jhang District is to its west.

The city covers an area of 5,856 Square kilometers. The city is linked to m-2 motorway (Islamabad-Lahore motorway) with m-3 motorway section 
(Pindi-Bhattian-Faisalabad motorway).The City is also located at distance of 135 Km from the Heart of Pakistan known as "Lahore".          Our aim of Developing this site to highlight the name of Faisalabad to make its name more familiar...

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