Kamoke

Kamoke

Kāmoke (Urdu: Kāmoke) is a city in Gujranwala District, Punjab, Pakistan. It is the 30th largest city of Pakistan. The city is the capital of Kamoke Tehsil, which is an administrative subdivision of the district and is itself subdivided into eight Union Councils.[4] It is located on the Grand Trunk Road 21 km [13.0 mi] from Gujranwala and 44 km [27.3 mi] from Lahore. Kāmoke city was settled during the reign of Mughal emperor Akbar. It was declared a tehsil in 1992 by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. Kamoke is administered by Town Municipal Administration under City District Government Gujranwala. It has Tehsil Civil Courts, its own circle of police, and a tehsil headquarters hospital.