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Sheikhupura

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Sheikhupura is an industrial city of "The Rice Valley" of Subcontinent and capital of Sheikhupura District in the province of Punjab about 40 km northwest of Lahore in Pakistan. It is the 16th largest city of Pakistan.The name of the town and its fort was changed by him to Sheikhupura from earlier Virkgarh, deriving from a nickname of Jahangir, who was known as Sheikhu by his father Akbar the Great. The city is the headquarters of Sheikhupura District.Notable PeopleZulfiqar Ahmad Dhillon, retired brigadier in the Pakistani armyZaka Ullah Bhangoo, Pakistani army aviator Aaqib Javed played as fast bowler for Pakistan cricket team. Muhammad Javed Buttar, is a former justice of Supreme Court of PakistanChoudhry Bilal Ahmed, politician Kulwant Singh Virk, author Nawab Kapur Singh, one of the pivotal figures of the Sikh Confederacy and founder of the Singhpuria Misl. Mohammad Asif a right arm medium fast bowler in cricket Rana Naved-ul-Hasan, player for the Pakistan National Cricket Team Saeed Anwar played three Olympics for Pakistan hockey team. Anjum Saeed played one Olympics for Pakistan hockey team.
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