Location: North Latitude 29 -22 and 30 - 45 and East Longitude 71 - 4 and 72 - 55
Area: 45 square km
Population: 1,288,170 (1998 census)
Language: Urdu, Punjabi and Saraiki, English is spoken and understood by educated people.
Climate: Cold in winter and very hot in summer. The normal rainfall is about 6" during the monsoon from July to September.
Tourist Season: October to March
Wildlife: Fox, Jackal and wild boar. Amongst birds are grey and black partridges, sand-grouse visit the district in winter, quail, plover and pigeons are common.