Gujranwala

What is Gujranwala known for?


high time

; ref and the Second Anglo-Sikh War http: www.sikh-heritage.co.uk postgurus Sikh%20Wars sikhwars.htm the Sikh Empire came to an end but until the Britishers came no Pukhtoon tribe was able to recapture Peshawar from Sikh Punjabi forces. The famous Jamrud Fort at the entry of Khyber Pass was built by Ranjit Singh and his forces were never defeated there. The Ranjit Singh reign was the most high time of Punjab and Punjabi prowess was proved during that time


famous modern

facilities of restaurant as well as Marriage Hall along with a beautiful Marriage Lawn. Hotel Global Village situated near Rahwali Cantt opposite DC Colony, a famous modern housing colony at G T road N5. * ''' Fast Junk Food''' Many small restaurant have also started there operations in Gujranwala in last five years. Among those restaurants famous names are Salva Restaurant, Chanab Rutt, Usmania Restaurant, etc, there are also many fast food outlets in fried chicken such as HFC, AFC and in pizza


international wrestling

wikipedia:Gujranwala


social amp

the following districts: Lahore, Amritsar, Gurdaspur, Sialkot, Gujranwala and Sheikhupura. The present day Ropar district fell in Ambala district before partition. Hence Ropar Sainis were included in that district in the colonial accounts. The Social &amp; Economic History of Punjab, 1901–1939 (including Haryana, and Himachal Pradesh, Administrative Divisions of the Punjab), p 367, B. S. Saini MA Ph.D, Ess Ess Publications, Delhi, 1975<


national production

, agricultural implements, motorcycles, food products and industrial motors. More than 500,000 workers work in industry in the city; its share of national production is nine percent and revenue eight percent. Rural areas around the city produce a variety of agricultural goods; the main crops are wheat, rice, potato, barley and millet. Because of its location on the Grand Trunk Road in Punjab, Gujranwala has long been a centre of trade and industry; the city was known


great beauty

) of the last Sikh sovereign of the Punjab. She was renowned for her great beauty and personal charm along with her 'characteristic strength of a man' qualities which the British came to dislike. Biography Muslim Gills are found throughout the central districts of Punjab, Pakistan. According to the Census of India 1911, there were 18,390 Gills of the Muslim faith. They were concenterated in Lahore, Amritsar, Gurdaspur, Gujranwala


international fashion

. There are many shopping areas like Bank Mord Super Market, Main Market DC Colony, Saarang Shopping Centre, CSD, Fazal Centre and Rahwali Chowk which are hubs of national and international fashion industries. Gujranwala cantonment is expanding and many housing societies are falling into it. DC Colony, Defence Officers Housing Societ, Akari Homes etc. are part of the cantonment. Defence Housing Authority (DHA) is also establishing itself in Gujranwala Cantt. National Logistic Cell (NLC) has its important


long low

Virkan and Wazirabad) has become the Gujranwala City District, made up of the following towns: # Khiali Shahpur # Aroop # Nandipur # Qila Didar Singh # Wazirabad # Kamoke # Nowshera Virkan It is administered by the City District Government Gujranwala (CDGG). Economy thumb alt Long, low blue building with wide driveway Gujranwala Tools, Dies and Moulds Centre (File:Gtdmc.jpg) Gujranwala is a commercial and industrial center


important food

November 2014 Gujranwala is noted for its cuisine, and a number of restaurants offer a variety of dishes including Chinese, continental, fast food and local dishes. Traditional foods include ''chanp'', ''chirray'', ''batair'', kababs and ''tikka''. Rice and lentils is known in Urdu as ''mun bhata khana'' or, commonly, ''dal chaawal''. Important food centers are :Sialkot Gate, Androon Shehar, Chand Da Qila. There are two food streets in the city namely "Coca Cola Food Street", Liberty Market Civil Lines and "City Food Street", Bakhtey wala. Haji Allah Rakha Tikka Cantonment thumb Nishan-e-Manzil, Gujranwala Cantt. (File:PSX 20140925 153352.jpg) Gujranwala cantonment is one of the biggest and most important cantonments of Pakistan and nowadays is a home to 30th Corps' Headquarters of Pakistan Military. The cantonment is considered to be one of the best in the country in terms of its aesthetic beauty. Cantonment Board administers the cantonment. There are many shopping areas like Bank Mord Super Market, Main Market DC Colony, Saarang Shopping Centre, CSD, Fazal Centre and Rahwali Chowk which are hubs of national and international fashion industries. Gujranwala cantonment is expanding and many housing societies are falling into it. DC Colony, Defence Officers Housing Societ, Akari Homes etc. are part of the cantonment. Defence Housing Authority (DHA) is also establishing itself in Gujranwala Cantt. National Logistic Cell (NLC) has its important offices in Gujranwala Cantonment. There are many educational institutes working here and many recreational spots like Nishan-e-Manzil are located in the cantonment. There are two important hospitals,i.e., CMH and Cantt. General Hospital. Gujranwala cantt's area situated on GT Road and near by areas are known as Rahwali which is famous for its ice cream "Qulfi" Notable people Muhammad Iqbal Gujjar MPA (PP-98) 1985 till date (Muhammad Iqbal Gujjar) wikipedia:Gujranwala


small food

of the best business centres of Gujranwala.just like any down town or high street transport inside market not supposed to come down. Eat No trip to Gujranwala can be complete without visiting at least one of its many enticing restaurants.during our research we saw each and every eatery places of gujranwala. Gujranwala is the foremost name in kabab & barbecue, the latter being one of the most unique aspect of this city. * '''Food Street '''' A small food street with name of Liberty Market is also establish in Gujranwala. Renowned restaurant like Hot Grill restaurant, Quick Pizza Hut and Fry Master are providing high services. After Shebaz Tikka Shop it's the busiest food area in Gujranwala. * ''' Shelton Hotel''' besides these traditional spots, Shelton Hotel has been providing % different types of cuisine since 1987 in Gujranwala, and also providing banquet and other hotel services. * ''' Royal Garden''' In 2002, Royal Garden Hotel started its operations in Gujranwala. This restaurant also provides variety of cuisine along with restaurant services. * '''Marian Hotel''' Marian hotel was brought a great change in traditional and continental cuisine in Oct. 2006, This restaurant also provides the same services as Royal Garden Hotel does but it has created different through its environment which is modern but with a traditional artistic touch. * ''' Hotel Global Village''' Hotel Global Village is also a great name in traditional and continental cuisine. It has facilities of restaurant as well as Marriage Hall along with a beautiful Marriage Lawn. Hotel Global Village situated near Rahwali Cantt opposite DC Colony, a famous modern housing colony at G T road N5. * ''' Fast Junk Food''' Many small restaurant have also started there operations in Gujranwala in last five years. Among those restaurants famous names are Salva Restaurant, Chanab Rutt, Usmania Restaurant, etc, there are also many fast food outlets in fried chicken such as HFC, AFC and in pizza KIng Pizzaetc, whose branches are spread all over the city. * ''' Picking''' Picking is new addition in cuisine market of gujranwala, and other sea food specialist are Sardar Restaurant and Meraj Deen have been serving their Chinese stuff to their loyal customers. Their Pakistani continental also grabbing market share. * '''Ghanni kay Pai''' Ganni kay pai once in a lifetime u should eat , from across the Pakistan, families come to eat here * '''Shabaz Tika''' you 'll find variety of dishes, including grilled foods, Batair, Tikka, Chiray(sparrow), rice dishes, curry, and everyone's favorite, desserts here.we visited this place with Trade development authorities of Pakistan's directors,its menu offers a combination of continental food, local cuisine and dessert. The focus being the main entrées on the desi menu; curries, kebabs, barbecue dishes, naans chicken dishes. The upside is the manner in which the waiters dealt with it once the complaint made its way to their very distracted ears: eager to solve the issue at hand, the waiter presented us with a light shade ala napkin. Points down for the lack of elegance but the round went to the house for good service. *'''Allah Rakha''' (at Sialkoti Darwaza) is famous for its chicken karahi & seekh kabab (ground beef grilled on skewers marinated with aromatic herbs and succulent spices), grilled goat chops, and dal fry with fresh cilantro and green peppers. *''' Briyani Express''' is new addition in Gujranwala traditional food, when we started research it was first place where we went. Rice was fluffy and tempting blended with saucy chicken. However, its standards have decreased a lot especially in Lahore. There is usually no sitting place and the sometimes the rice do not have enough masala in it and are usually non spicy. Drink *''' Badamo ki Sardai'''it is a traditional summer drink of punjab which has cool effect on your body. so one golden hotest noon we went to a sardai shop on pasrur road, to beat the heat. It was a different kind of drink shop, in hygiene and taste side. Drinks in all color were on front shelf of the shop. After visiting this place, I bet that this is one of the shop that should take place in our research. the taste was, heavenly falvoured and divinely delicious, with out pick up a chilled glass of sardai or thandai, no trip is complete widout visit here kind of phrase can be use for this place. They create a attractive environment in which customers can enjoy their products like alaichi sherbet and marraba.each product gives one unique taste that never fails to please – that the best part of this shop's magic. This drink is a very nutritious and very good for every one. * '''Sialkoti Gate ''' Lots of food shops serving fish, samosa, sweets, and tikkay chiray at just few step further to Sialkoti Gate and throw a fun street in middle of the city as well. Sialkoti Gate is a centre of traditional Pakistani food and there was a lot on offer for every taste.he site is surrounded by food shops and places like Anarkali Bazaar lahore and other narrow street bazaar. i visited some chicken charga shops where grilled batair was excellent as was the grilled chicken, Kabab, chicken katakat, fried fish, chicken boti and mutton biryani. The bar-b-Q looked mouth-watering as well but no room to try it. For those with a sweet tooth, there was much in the dessert section to delight jalaibi, gulab jaman , kheer, icecreame , Someone in our group was having it with a hot gulab jamun and swore it tasted better that way. Although ambiance is similar with other bazaars of city in portraying chaos and pell mell. * '''Chatti Ki Lassi''' Sleep Stay safe Staring problem Like any other cities of sub-continent, staring at strangers, girls and foreigners is common practice in street and bazaar of Gujranwala. It is not considered rude, but outsiders especially foreigners may not be comfortable about this. Go next *Kamoke *Naushara Virkan *Wazirabad Do not miss to go to Emin abad a historical and well preserved village with pre partition Hawelis Temples and GuruDawaras wikipedia:Gujranwala

Gujranwala

'''Gujranwala''' ( ) also known as the "City of Wrestlers" (''Palwana da shehr'' in Punjabi) is an industrial city in Gujranwala District, Punjab province (Punjab, Pakistan) of Pakistan. It is the seventh-most-populous Pakistani metropolitan areas (List of most populous metropolitan areas in Pakistan), Pakistan: largest cities and towns and statistics of their population. World Gazetteer. Retrieved 11 December 2010. World Gazetteer. Retrieved 22 August 2012. and is one of the fastest-growing cities in Pakistan. http: www.citymayors.com statistics urban_growth1.html Gujranwala is 226 metres (744&nbsp;ft) above sea level. Location of Gujranwala – Falling Rain Genomics It shares borders with Ghakhar Mandi, Alipur Chatha, Kamonke and several small towns and villages. Punjabi (Punjabi language) is the local language spoken by most people (commonly referred to as "Gujjus") but English and Urdu (Urdu language) are also commonly spoken.

Due to extensive road and rail links, the city's manufacturing and agricultural sectors have flourished. Gujranwala is on the Grand Trunk Road, connecting it with provincial capitals such as Peshawar and Lahore and Islamabad, Pakistan's capital. The city is located between Lahore, Gujrat (Gujrat city) and Sialkot.

Gujranwala is known for its production of sugarcane, melons and grains for export; it exports one of the world's finest varieties of rice. The city has commercial and industrial centers for manufacturing ceramics, fans, electrical-switch gears, engineering tools, earth-moving machinery, steel, cutlery, crockery, iron safes, metal tools, utensils, textiles, woolen sweaters, sanitary fittings and leather. It has produced some of the best-known wrestlers and bodybuilders on the subcontinent, resulting in its nickname "city of wrestlers" (''Palwana da shehr'' in local Punjabi).( پہلوانوں کا شہر )

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