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About Burewala

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Burewala (Urdu:بورے والا) is called city of Education and Sports and is one of the best cotton producing area in the country. Burewala has got approximately 188.986 inhabitants (2006). Burewala can be found on the map at latitude of 30.16 N and Langitude of 72.67E. It is situated about 35km from District Vehari and 135km east of historical city of Multan. Burewala has grain market in the area and it is major business centre. first shrine of sub-continent of Hazrat Baba Haji Sher Dewan.

Drabar Baba Haji Sher

  He was one of the earliest Muslim saints in the Subcontinent. In sports, renowned fast bowler of Pakistan cricket team, Waqar Younis is a well known young man also belonging to Burewala and he is dubbed as "Burewala Express". Burewalians are very proud of this. Burewala is also famous for saleem safdar awan artist saudi arab khatat association president the invention of 3 wheel motor-bike rickshaw with is also known as Chandgari. Also we have the Aisa's largest Textile industry in the city of Burewala, which is own by Daud Group of Industries called (BTM) Burewala Textile Mills, which is now known as Lawrencepur Limited. Burewala have some real good shopping bazaars and City Center Plaza is great addition in the city to match the life style of the people living here. Burewala is surrounded by boundaries few biggest Industrial and Agricultural cities e.g. Vehari, Arifwala, Chichawatni, Hasilpur, Chishtian. Burewala have the biggest Telephone Exchange of the Asia. Coordinates: 30°09′N 72°41′E  

Goal Chowk Burewala, The Famous Place In Burewala.

History Of Burewala

Burewala derives its name from Chah Boreywala which was established prior to 1912.Burewala is an old Mandi and situated on Dehli Multan Road River Sutlej a crosses Burewala near Jamlera and Sahuka. Derbar of Dewan Chawli Mashickh is also situated in Dewan Sahib at a distance of 18 km. from Burewala.In the very beginning it was just a jungle which was 'humanized' by local tribes called "Langrial". When the Pakpattan canal started its operations in this area, agriculture of the area developed and the jungle was cut to make cultivation fields. And so people started to settle in villages. As this area was in 'Eastern Canal Division' so it was named village no. 439/EB (E.B.= Eastern Bar). In the Northern side of Burewala, there are still signs of an old water canal which is now called Sukh Bias. Why Burewala is called Burewala. There is no clear idea behind the name Burewala. We have different ideas which have their respective logics. We discuss some reasons why Burewala is named Burewala.

Municipal Council Burewala

  1) This city is named Burewala after a person name Burha. He was, according to some people,' Sikh', some say that he was Muslim and still some others claim he was Hindu. Anyhow, whatever was his religion it is most probably he after whose name this city got its name. Now one question arises where did this gentleman lived? Again there are more than one place which are said to be his home at that time.

Divisional Public School Burewala

  He lived in a hut at the place where now-a-days railway Station building exists. Some other say that he lived where now-a-days 517/E.B. exists. This village is also called Old Bura or " Purana Boora". The people of this villages constructed a well with a diameter of 8 feet and named it after their ancestor so it was called " Chah Boorhay wala " ( Well of Burha). This well is now included in the P. I. Link canal. Due to this well the new city was named Burewala. At the time existence of Vehari District on I July, 1976.Burewala was upgraded as Sub Division. The areas of Gaggoo, Jamlera, Sahuka and Sheikh Fazal were included in Sub Division. Burewala textile Mill was established in the year 1954. It was soled to Dawood Group in the year 1957.  

Geographical Location Of Burewala

Burewala is a very important city & Tehsil of District Vehari (Punjab, Pakistan ) .On the map you can find it at Latitude = 30.16°N and Longitude = 72.67°E .It is 35 Km east of District Capital Vehari on main Multan-Delhi Road.

Map Of Burewala

Population Of Burewala

Population of Burewala in 1998 was about 149857 which increased to about 183 915 in 2005 (statistics from The World Gazetteer). Burewala is 31st biggest city of Pakistan with respect to population.  

year population

1961 34 237

1972 57 741

1981 86 311

1998 149 857

2005 183 915

2006 188 986


City Production Of Burewala

Main Crops Wheat and cotton are the main crops grown in the Burewala. Besides, Sugarcane, Makai, are also grown in minor quantities in the Burewala.

Main Fruits

Guavas and Citrus are main fruits grown in the Burewala. Besides, Mango, Banana, Peaches, Jaman and pomegranate are also grown in minor quantities in the Burewala. Main Vegetables Potatoes, Onion, Cauliflower and Peas are the main vegetables grown in the district. Besides Carrot, Chilies, Tomatoes, Garlic and Ladyfinger also grown in the Burewala.

Religious Points Of Burewala

Ghousia Masjid H Block Chitti Masjid H Block Galla Mandi Wali Masjid Jamia Ghousia Tajveed-ul-Quran Faizan-e-Madina Marzi Poora Masjid-e-Haqania Lahore Road Masjid Fareed Kotia M Block D Block Wali Masjid


Education Of Burewala

Govt M.C High School Arif Bazaar Govt. Degree Boys College Jinah Model English Medium High School The Educator C Block D.P.S School College Road Govt. High School No.2 Near Grid Station Askari Cadet School Multan Road Tabinda Model High School


Shops Of Burewala

Books Saller

  • Waheed Kitab Ghar Arif Bazar Burewala
  • Tariq Book Dep Arif Bazar
  • Munir Kitab Ghar Arif Bazar
  • Babar Book Depo Arif Bazar
  • Maqsood Book Stall Arif Bazar
  • Amir Book Centre Arif Bazar

Cloth Shops

  • Sadiq Cloth House Rail Bazaar
  • Yaqoob Cloth House Rail Bazaar
  • Saeed Cloth House Rail Bazaar
  • Chaman Cloth House Rail Bazaar
  • Al Ahmed Fabrics Rail Bazaar
  • Paras Cloth House Rail Bazaar
  • Jabbar Cloth House Rail Bazaar

Garment Shops

  • Ahmed Garments Reshum Gali
  • Al Raza General & Garments Rail Bazaar
  • Saeed Cloth House Rail Bazaar
  • Dubai Garments Reshum Gali
  • Raja Garments & Raja Centre Reshum Gali
  • Wasim Garments Reshum Gali
  • Babar Garments Reshum Gali

Gift Shops

  • Al Babar Gift Point Reshum Gali
  • Chanda Gift Centre Reshum Gali
  • Saeed Cloth House Rail Bazaar
  • Maka Gift Centre Reshum Gali
  • Aaka Gift Centre Reshum Gali
  • Pakiza Gift Centre Reshum Gali
  • Yasir Gift Centre Reshum Gali

Shoes Shops

  • Khalid Shoes Rail Bazaar
  • Mili Shoes Rail Bazaar
  • Sunny Shoes Reshum Gali
  • Bata Shoes Rail Bazaar
  • Service Shoes Rail Bazaar
  • Dubai Shoes Mela Rail Bazaar

General Stores

  • Al Hamra Corner College Road
  • Al Habib Super Store College Road
  • Prince Shopping Mahal Reshum Gali

Mithai Shops

  • Rehmat Bakeri Arif Bazaar
  • Hafiz Rewari College Road
  • Sheerin Mehal Arif Bazaar
  • Madina Bakery Vehari Bazaar


Bazaars Of Burewala

  • Reshum Gali
  • Rail Bazaar
  • Arif Bazaar
  • Vehari Bazaar


Street & Chowks Of Burewala

  • Reshum Gali
  • City Police Street
  • Goal Chowk
  • Fawara Chowk
  • Mil Mor Chowk
  • Afaq Khan Chowk
  • Satellite Town
  • Gulshan-e-Rehman
  • Azeem Abad
  • Model Town
  • Marzi Poora
  • Mujahid Colony
  • Gareeb Basti
  • H Block
  • 5no. Chowngi


Markets & Plazas Of Burewala

  • Bhatti Plaza Link Joiya Road
  • Sadar Market Link Joiya Road
  • Al Aziz Market College Road
  • City Centre Multan Road
  • Kareem Plaza
  • Mehar Plaza Lahore Road


Health & Medicine Of Burewala

  • T.H.Q Hospital Stadium Road
  • Al Harmain Hospital Lakar Mandi
  • Dr. Nisar Raja Hospital Multan Road
  • Dr. Shahid Rafiq Imam Bargah Road
  • Dr. Majid Hospital Lahore Road
  • Al Shafi Hospital Lahore Road


Hotels Of Burewala

  • Four Ways Hotel 5no. Chowngi
  • Aroma Hotel C Block
  • Chohdary Hotel Link Joiya Road
  • Nazar Hotel Vehari Bazaar
  • Mehran Hotel Joiya Road


Railway Station Of Burewala

  • Railway Station Of Burewala Near Ada Dewan Sahib


Bus Stands Of Burewala

  • Al Madina Bus Stand
  • Al Barkat Bus Stand
  • Chohdary Hotel Link Joiya Road
  • Itifaq Bus Stand
  • Govt Bus Stand