Tharparkar

Tharparkar is a district in Sindh province of Pakistan, with Mithi town as the district headquarter. Tharparkar is part of the bigger desert spread between Pakistan and India. Tharparkar is the only fertile desert in the world. The name Tharparker is combination of two words: Thar and Parkar. Thar is general term for sand region or sand ridges and Parkar means “to cross over”. Earlier this region was known as Thar and Parkar, later it became one word as Tharparkar.

In 1947 Tharparkar had significant Hindu population which migrated to India during the India Pakistan wars of 1965 & 1971, when the Indians captured parts of the Tharparkar District.

Nagarparkar is beautiful region in Tharparkar that borders with Indian states of Rajasthan and Gujarat. It is famous for its pink granite Karronjhar hills and rich flora and fauna. It contains many archaeological sites and historical Jain and Hindu mythologies.

Explore more by selecting popular categories below:

Tourist Attractions 1

Visit top-rated and must-see tourist attractions in tharparkar and area around. Read visitor reviews and choose the best place to visit first from list of 1. All tourist attractions can be found easily on the map with their location mapped on google maps.

Hotels 0

Find a place to stay in tharparkar and surrounding areas. We have list of 0 budget hotels from 5 star luxury ones to best suite your budget. Every hotel address is accuratly marked on map and guest reviews to help you choose best place to stay during your trip.

Restaurants 0

Are you looking for the best restaurant to eat in tharparkar or nearby towns? Choose a place to dine out today from list of 0 restaurants. Every restaurant is easy to locate being marked correctly on map and visitor reviews to help choose the best one.

Education Institutes 3

Education is really important step in the life, but how to choose the best school, college or university in your area? Browse all HEC chartered universities, degree awarding institutes, their recognized sub-campuses and affiliated colleges in tharparkar from list of 3.

Election Results 6

View detailed election results of all constituencies in tharparkar district. There are total 6 members of parliment (MNA and MPA) from this area. Explore detailed election results and by-elections, if any held since the last general election, in the district.

Post Offices 0

Pakistan Post Office is providing postal services in every corner of the country through a network of around 13,000 post offices. There are 0 post office branches in tharparkar. Find all branches in the area, along with their address and postal codes.

Latest posts

List of PTI Candidates who came from other parties

List of PTI Candidates who came from other partiesIn Pakistani politics switching parties before the general elections is not unusual. Politicians changing loyalties not on the basis of the political .... View more

General Elections 2018

General Elections 2018General Elections 2018 are scheduled for 25th July 2018. Elections will be held under new constituency boundaries created according to 2017 census. A .... View more

Modi and Pakistan

Modi and PakistanIn December 2015, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Lahore to wish Nawaz Sharif on his birthday. To some it was quite bold step to restore .... View more

Letter to Donald Trump from Adnan Sami Khan

Letter to Donald Trump from Adnan Sami KhanDear Mr President,First of all, I want to clarify that I am an ex-Pakistani. Please, bear this in mind, when you read this letter. I am now a full-fl .... View more

Chairman NAB Qamar Zaman Chaudhry Corruption Scandals

Chairman NAB Qamar Zaman Chaudhry Corruption ScandalsChaudhry Qamar Zaman, Chairman National Accountability Bureau (NAB)) of Pakistan, was aide-de-camp (ADC) to Late President General Zia-ul Haq. In 198 .... View more