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Facts about Pakistan

Only Atomic Power in Muslim World!

Only Atomic Power in Muslim World!

Pakistan is the only atomic power in the Muslim world and at 6th in the whole world.

World’s Highest Polo Ground

World’s Highest Polo Ground

Shandur is located in the district of Gilgit Baltistan. Shandur top is located in this area which is known as the Roof of World.

World’s second largest salt mine

World’s second largest salt mine

Khewara Salt Mine is the world’s second largest salt mines of world along with the largest and oldest salt mine of Pakistan.

Largest Irrigation System of the World

Largest Irrigation System of the World

Pakistan is that it has the largest irrigation system of the world due to which the agriculture field of Pakistan is very important to give relief to its economy.

World’s highest paved International road

World’s highest paved International road

Pakistan has Karakoram Highway in the range of Karakoram Mountain and it connects Pakistan with its neighbor and the most reliable friend of world on International level China. It is the highest paved international road also the 8th wonder of the world.

Largest Mango Production

Largest Mango Production

Pakistan’s mango production is the Fifth largest production across the world.

Best Economy of the World

Best Economy of the World

It is a nuclear power and it has one of the strongest world armies. It ranks 26th in the largest economies of the world and has the second best performing stock exchange.

7th Largest Army of the World

7th Largest Army of the World

Pakistan has the seventh largest Army in the World! with the man power of 642,000. Pakistan provides the largest number of troops to serve the UN peacekeeping missions.

The world’s largest ambulance network

The world’s largest ambulance network

Edhi Foundation is Pakistan’s largest non-profit social welfare program. It runs the world’s largest ambulance network in Pakistan.

6th Oldest Civilization in World

6th Oldest Civilization in World

Pakistan is the 6th largest nation of the world containing one of the oldest civilizations in history

4 out of 14 heighest peaks are in Pakistan

4 out of 14 heighest peaks are in Pakistan

Pakistan holds 4 out of the top 14 highest peaks in the world; K2 is the 2nd highest mountain in the world.

Pakistan has 8th Wonder of the World!

Pakistan has 8th Wonder of the World!

Pakistan has the world’s highest paved international road – The Karakoram Highway, which is said to be the 8th wonder of the world.

Largest Producer of Soccer Balls

Largest Producer of Soccer Balls

Pakistan is making 80% of the world’s soccer balls at one of the largest facilities in sports good in Sialkot.

World’s Biggest Earth Filled Dam

World’s Biggest Earth Filled Dam

Tarbela Dam is constructed on the Indus River, at Tarbela in Pakistan. The Dam is classified as the World’s largest earth filled dam. While it is termed as the 2nd largest dam by its structural volume. The dam has an elevation of 9000 ft from the sea level while it is 485 ft high from the riverbed. The resulting water reservoir lake has a total surface area of 250 square kilometers. Since its inception, it has played a vital role in irrigation, hydroelectric power generation as well as flood control for Pakistan.

World’s Highest Density Processor

World’s Highest Density Processor

The research and development of microprocessors has played a vital role in the computers, smart devices and telecommunication revolution that we see today. In this context, a team of Pakistani engineers from the company Avaz Networks, under the supervision of Dr Shoaib A. Khan, designed the World’s highest density media processor for Voice Over Ip applications (VOIP). This single chip processor has the unique capability to handle to 2000 simultaneous VOIP calls.

World’s Biggest Deep Sea Port

World’s Biggest Deep Sea Port

Gwadar port located in Balochistan, on the shores of Arabian Sea, has been classified by experts as the world’s largest warm water deep sea port. Its location is strategic because the region surrounding it has world’s two-third oil. The port is also poised to give China, Afghanistan, as well as, the landlocked and mineral rich countries of central asia the easiest and cheapest access to the Arabian sea. The port is only 533 km away from the city of Karachi which is the economic capital of Pakistan.

World’s 3rd biggest elance workforce

World’s 3rd biggest elance workforce

Elance is termed as the world’s largest online platform where recruiters as well as freelancers from around the world interact with each other. The recruiters mostly post jobs related to the Web and mobile application development, Graphic designing, creative/technical writing, scientific problem solving, marketing and administration etc. There are free lancers from 158 countries that compete to win and execute those jobs. Hence, the market is highly competitive but Pakistanis accounts for one third of free lancers work force. Currently, Pakistani work force earns 500 million dollars a year in terms of revenues from Elance.

Miraculous, breath-taking beauty

Miraculous, breath-taking beauty

Aansu Lake, shaped like a tear drop, is at a height of 16,490 feet in Kaghan Valley. The rooftop of the world, Trango Towers, the tallest vertical mountain in the world, Gilgit-Baltistan, along with four of the 10 highest peaks of the planet, make Pakistan the ‘rooftop of the world’. Biafo glacier is the world’s longest glacial system outside the polar regions and that too is in Pakistan.

The world’s largest manmade forest

The world’s largest manmade forest

Changa Manga is one of the largest man-planned and man-grown forests in the world. It covers the area of approximately 12,000 acres.

Asia’s largest bird sanctuary and the place where time stops

Asia’s largest bird sanctuary and the place where time stops

Pakistan has Hunza Valley, where time stops and fairies tread. The valley mostly remains covered under snow in winter, but when it melts, the sensuous hilly contour and the luxurious vegetation become a magnet to all and sundry.

One of the Largest Deserts In The World

One of the Largest Deserts In The World

The Thar desert is located on the border between Pakistan and India. It’s the world’s ninth largest sub-tropical desert. This desert is about 10,000 years old and was once a water source for the Indus Valley Civilization.