District Nankana Sahib, Punjab, Pakistan
Nankana sahab (Wednesday, March 11, 2015) – District Nanka shab is located in the central areas of Punjab province. It was part of District Sheikhupra till June, 2005. On July 1, 2005 It was established as separate district. It boundary touch with District Faisalabad, Sheikupra, Hafizabad, Lahore, Kasur, Okara and Chiniot.
History of Sikhism Starts Here
Nankana sahib city is the district headquarter. This city is famous for the its sacred place for the Sikh religious community. Guru Nanak was founder of Sikhism. He born on April 15, 1469 and died on September 22, 1539 in the age of 70 years. The old name of Nankana sahab was Rai Bhoi Di Talwandi.
It has three tehsils given bellow:- Tehsil Nankana sahib, Tehsil Shahkot and Tehsil Sangla Hill. Ninety Eight Percent of population spoke Punjabi of two major dialects (Majhi and Malvi)
National Assembly and Punjab Assembly Seats
There are 3 National Assembly (NA) Constituencies and 4 Provincial Punjab Assembly (PP) seats lies in Nankana sahab.
NA-135 Nankana Sahab Cum Shikhupura
NA-136 Nankana Sahab Cum Shikhupura
NA-137 Nankana Sahab (By-Election on Sunday, March 15, 2015)
PP-170 Nankana sahab
PP-171 Nankana sahab
PP-172 Nankana sahab
PP-173 Nankana sahab