The Thal desert is located within the central Punjab province of Islamic Republic of Pakistan. Thal desert is that the third largest desert in Islamic Republic of Pakistan. it’s a huge desert. It covers AN calculable space of 20,000 sq. kilometer, having total length from north to south one hundred ninety miles, and its most breadth seventy miles ( 110-kilometers ) whereas minimum breadth is twenty miles having several cities.
The main activity within the region is cattle rearing. however considerable efforts are created, through building the larger Thal Canal and tube welling to bring considerable desert areas below cultivation Some areas are provided canal water for irrigation from the connecting rivers, thus some agriculture is additionally worn out those areas.
Thal desert has large space primarily located between the Jhelum and Sindh rivers on its western and eastern flanks severally and, within the north it meets the foothills of Salt range of Potohar tableland. This region is split into the districts of Bhakkar, Khushab, Mianwali, Jhang, Layyah, and Muzaffargarh. Its half in Jhang is on the vicinity of the stream Jhelum.
There ar several cities in Thal. Main towns ar Murshid Abad Shareef, Roda Thal, Mankera, Hyderabad Thal, Dullewala, Mehmood shaheed, Shah Wala, Shahi Shumali, Piplan, Kundian, Chowk Azam, Sarai Muhajir, Jiasal, Rangpur, Adhi Kot, Jandanaala, Mari shah Sakhira, Noorpur Thal, Kapahi, Goharwala.
There ar several tribes within the sweet region Main tribes of people living in ar the Ghullo,Wahla (Jutt), Rajpoot, Panwaar, Saigra, Khokhar, Cheenna(Jutt), Sandhila (jutt), Naich (Jutt), Aheer, Bhachar, Johiya, Mammak, Chhina,[Kulachi Baloch], Baloch, Tiwana, Sial, Baghoor, Awans, Rahdari, Uttra (Jutt), Bhullar, Lashari, Kanyal, Jhammat, Gahi(Malik), mehr, Waghra Aulakh, Majoka, Magsi and Pushia.
The roads network in Thal desert is well established and other people live additional settled lifestyle, wide active irrigated and rain-fed agriculture.
Thal Desert Map
Located at – Thal, Punjab, Pakistan.