- Rahim Yar Khan,
are 4 Tehsils in District RahimYar Khan.
When we look into its past, we will see the famous conqueror Muhammad Bin Qasim passed through this city in 93-94 A.H. while marching towards Multan. Afterwards, It was the time of Independence when Mr. Nehru and Mr. Patel tried to persuade Nawab Muhammad Sadiq Abbasi (Nawab of that region) to join India but he refused all temptations.
While in the current ere this city has belongings of the sheiks. If we mention some, than Al-Nayhan Family, the ruling family of Abu Dhabi, has undertaken a large number of welfare projects in the city. They are specially visiting this city after time intervals for Hunting.
Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahiyan Desert Hawk, former President of the UAE has built private residence in the outer part of the city and that residence is called ‘Desert Palace’ or Abu Dhabi Palace. It is linked with the Sheikh Zayed International Airport Rahim Yar Khan through a designated road which leads directly into the palace.
Places to Visit in Rahim Yar Khan
Bhung Masjid (Sadiqabad)
Architectural Specialists gathered from all over Pakistan and India: master masons from Rajasthan, India, craftsmen from Multan for the glazed tile, mosaic and woodwork, and painters and calligraphers from Karachi. The unique thing about design is that it is a mix of Islamic styles, in which masters have used rare and traditional materials such as ivory, teak, and onyx, along with industrial elements like terrazzo and artificial stone facing. Elements were borrowed from nearby Lahore, as well as Iran, Spain and Turkey, and combined them with Western colonial elements of the 1940s. At last, that Mosque was than came into being.
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Desert & Surroundings
Mau Mubarik (Mubarak) Fort
Agricultural fields (Crops)
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Specialty of Rahim Yar Khan
khanpur’s Peray and Khoya is very much tasty and consist of cream and almonds. Sadiqabad’s Barfi of Café Sajawal is very famous which is also considered as a best gift in town. Jalandhar bakers in main city has a complete variety of sweets with tasty gulab jamun and cham cham in it. Correspondingly, Residence of Rahim Yar Khan are fond of sweets so they always go for most tasty dishes available.