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Pakistan

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Pakistan

  1. 1. PROMINENT IN THE WORLD
  2. 2. SHANDUR POLOGROUND• Situated in Gilgit- Baltistan• Called as “Roof of the world”• Height : 12000 ft
  3. 3. GAWADAR PORT• Bought from Oman in 1958 for $3 million
  4. 4. KARAKORAMHIGHWAY• Highest paved international road in the world• Connects China & Pakistan• Elevation : 4693 m• Length : 1300 km• Constructed in 20 years and 1010 workers used
  5. 5. HALEJI LAKE• Located at Thatta, Sindh• Surface area : 4 sq. km• Avg depth : 250 m
  6. 6. KAN MEHTARZAI• located 2240 meters above sea level near Quetta• In service since 1986
  7. 7. TARBELA DAM• 2nd largest dam in the world• Completed in 1974• River : Indus• Located in Haripur District• 148 m high over riverbed• Surface area : 250 sq km
  8. 8. INDUS VALLEY ANDMOHENJO-DARO• Built in 2600 BCE• Loc in Sindh• Known as “City of the cock”• Rediscovered in 1922
  9. 9. KHEWRA MINES• Discovered by Alexander’s troops in 320 BC• Opened in 1872 (141 years)• Producing salt more than 350,000 tons per annum• Area : 110 sq. km
  10. 10. K2 (Mt GODWIN-AUSTEN)• Elevation : 8611 m• Known as “Savage Mountain”• Located in Karakoram Range
  11. 11. NANGA PARBAT• Elevation : 8126 m• Located in Himalyas Range• Highest mountain face in the World
  12. 12. THAR COAL• Reserves : 850 trillion cu ft• Pakistan can produce 50,000 MW of electricity for anoher 100 years• Also 100 million barrels of oil for 500 years
  13. 13. THAR DESERT• Area : 200,000 sq. km approx• Loc in India & Pakistan
  14. 14. MISC FACTS ABOUT PAKISTAN
  15. 15. • Population : 190,291,129
  16. 16. • 49% of eligible population• Total population speaking English : 88,690,000
  17. 17. • Only Muslim Air Force to shoot down Israeli warplanes in 1967 & 1973
  18. 18.  Only Muslim country after Turkey to open Combat Jobs for women
  19. 19.  30 million internet user
  20. 20.  Become Nuclear Power on 28 May 1998 1st Muslim Country to have Nuclear capability Not a part of NPT Member of IAEA
  21. 21. WORLDRECORDS
  22. 22. Air Commodore SIRMM ALAM• Nickname as “Little Dragon”• Awarded “Sitar-e-Jurrat”• War hero of 1965
  23. 23. EDHI FOUNDATION• Founded by Abdul Sattar Edhi in 1951• 24 hrs Service• Endowment : Rs 5000• 300 centres in country• 3500 workers and volunteers• Field Ambulance Service :1800 ambulances• Air Ambulance Service : 2
  24. 24. BABAR IQBAL• Born in 1997• Youngest Microsoft Certified Professional at age 9• Youngest CIWA at age 9• Youngest CWNA at age 10• Youngest Microsoft Student Partner at age 11• Youngest MCTS in .NET 3.5 at 12
  25. 25. ALI MOEENNAWAZISH• Passed 23 A-Levels• Got 21 As, a B & a C• Graduated from Trinity Hall, Cambridge
  26. 26. JANSHER KHAN• World Open : 8 times• British Open : 6 times• Total titles : 99 times
  27. 27. WORLD RECORDS IN CRICKET SHOAIB AKHTAR  Fastest Cricket Bowler – 101.3 mph HASSAN RAZA  Youngest Cricket Test Player – 14 years 227 days in 1996 MOHAMMAD YOUSAF  Most Runs in a calendar year in Test Matches – 1788 runs in 2006 with an avg of 99.88  Most Centuries in a calendar year – 9 in 2006  Most consecutive centuries – 6 in 4 matches
  28. 28. SHOAIB AKHTAR  Fastest Cricket Bowler – 101.3 mphHASSAN RAZA  Youngest Cricket Test Player – 14 years 227 days in 1996MOHAMMAD YOUSAF  Most Runs in a calendar year in Test Matches – 1788 runs in 2006 with an avg of 99.88  Most Centuries in a calendar year – 9 in 2006  Most consecutive centuries – 6 in 4 matches
  29. 29. • HIGHEST NUMBER OF PEOPLE SINGNG NATIONAL ANTHEM – 42,813 in National Games• MAXIMUM MARTIAL ART KICKS – 616 kicks in 3 mins by Amin Bodla• FASTEST TIME TO WIRE A HOUSEHOLD PLUG – 35.93 secs by Mian Mohammad Noman• FASTEST TIME TO MAKE CHAPATIS – 3 in 3 mins by Mohammad Mansha
  30. 30. • FASTEST ASSEMBLING OF FULL CRICKET KIT – 1 min 8.21 secs by Jalil Hussain• MAXIMUM MARTIAL ART KICKS – 616 kicks in 3 mins by Amin Bodla• FASTEST TIME TO WIRE A HOUSEHOLD PLUG – 35.93 secs by Mian Mohammad Noman• FASTEST TIME TO MAKE CHAPATIS – 3 in 3 mins by Mohammad Mansha

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