Okara

Okara

Okara (Punjabi, Urdu: اوکاڑہ‎‎), is the capital city of Okara District in the Punjab province of Pakistan.[2] The name Okara is derived from Okaan, the name of a type of tree.[3] The city is located southwest of the city of Lahore and Faisalabad is 100 km by passing away Ravi River. It is famous for its agriculture-based economy and cotton mills. The nearest major city to Okara is Sahiwal, formerly known as Montgomery.

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