Dhoul Ranjha دھول رانجھا
Information by: Saqlain Ranjha
Dhoul Ranjha is a village and Union council of Phalia Tehsil, Mandi Bahauddin District, Punjab, Pakistan. It is located at N 32°18’50 & E 73°23’20 with an altitude of 201 meters above sea level and lies about 18 km southeast of Mandi Bahauddin District on the Gujrat–Mandi Bahauddin Road. The nearest police station is Phalia Police Station, which is about 5 km to the east. The population of village is around 7,000. Most of the population are farmers
Population of our village is round about 7,000 persons.
- Late Ch. Muhammad Sharif Ranjha
- Late Ch. Manak Ali Ranjha
- Ghulam Qadar Ranjha
- Ch Ghulam Murtza Ranjha
- Haji Muhammad Nazir Ranjha
- Haji Skindar Hayat Ranjha
- Syed Zafar Hussain Shah
- Khizar Hayat Ranjha
Shahid Munir Ranjha (Saheed) belong from Dhaul Ranjha.
- Barrister Asad Ali Ranjha
- Shafqat Muneer Ranjha (Ex-Nazim)
- Muhammad Afzal Ranjha (Deputy Administrator Zakat (HQ)
- Ch. Ibrar Hassan Ranjha
- Muhammed Tariq Ranjha (SDO)
- Javed Imran Ranjha (Advocate High Courts)
- Ghulam Mohiud Din Ranjha (ADPP)
- Sarmad Hasan Gondal (ADPWD)
- Safdar Iqbal Shaheen (Lecturer)
- Gultasab Hayat Ranjha(Advocate)
- Sohaib Hassan Ranjha
- Ahmad Hassan Ranjha (DDOR),
- Afzaal Ahmad Ranjha(SI)
- Waqas Ranjha (wto)
- Zaheer Ahmad Dhothar (ZillaDar)
Majority population of the village belong to Ranjha community. People of other communities like syed , Gondal, Kassar, Tarar etc. are also residing there.
- Hafiz Zahoor Ahmad
- Molvi Ghulam Ahmad
- Hafiz Zain Ul Abiddin
- Haji Asmat Ullah
- Molana Abdul Hafeez
- Syed Zafer Hussain Bukhari (President Fiqa Jaffria)
People of the village take interest in Volley Ball, Cricket, and Tent Paging. There is a Ground for Horse Riding.
Source of Income
Majority of the peoples earn their livelihood through agriculture. Few peoples are in Government services. Near about one thousand people of the village are residing in different countries of the World. Majority of people are residing in Europe.
Way Of Living:
Peoples of the village live a simple life. They have very friendly behavior. Peoples are very much hostile, peaceful and sincere. People of the village go to their lands to care their cattles and crops and come back in the evening so they have a very busy life.Young boys play Cricket, Volly Ball or play cards in their extra time. Peoples of the village remains careful about fight and misbehavior because if any body do a little mistake other party persons quickly report to the police at Thana Phalia.
Village is located almost 7.0 KM towards east from Phalia City.Peoples use Tanga’s & Rikshas to reach the bus stop. Motor Cycles and Cycles are very common in the village which are used to go towards their lands or near by areas.
Bazaars And Markets:
No Bazars or Markets are present in the village only few General stores (Karyana shops) are present which provide commodities of daily use. Peoples have to go Phalia or Mandibha ud din City for major shopping.
Crops Of The Village:
- Wheat (gandam
- Rice (chawal)
- Corn (mukai)
- Potato (aalo)
- Barley (jao)
- Sugar Cane (kamad)
- Sweet Pea (mator)
- Chicken Pea (chana
- All Vegetables
Hospitals, Medical Stores & Shops:
There is a BHU in the village. A MBBS Dr. and other staff is providing health facilities to the peoples of village and others. In private sector few Clinics are providing facilities to the peoples. There is one Medical Store and some General Shops and one B.H.U
In the village Television, Radio, Tape Recorder, PTCL Phones and Mobile Phones with services of all the Telecom companies are present in almost every house. Few homes in the village also possess COMPUTERS in them very rare people use internet.
The number of registered voters in the village is 3800 among them almost half of them are of female voters. Although village is small but at the time of election village splits into three parts. Each group tries to cast votes against each other. At the time of BD elections both males and females cast vote but at National and Provincial Assembly elections only males cast their votes.
Nature Of The Peoples:
People of our village are very respective, moderate ,well educated and good host. Way of living is mixture of agricultural and city life. Some people are working in govt sector and many are abroad .
There are government-run primary and middle schools for both boys and girls. There are also private schools as well. The literacy rate is increasing sharply.
- Government High School for Boys
- Government Secondary School for Girls
- Government Primary School for Boys
- Government Primary School for Girls
There are 2 Govt. Schools (one for boys and one for girls) and 02 Private Schools. There are also 02 Mosques in the village. One private school is Ghazali Model high School.
Communication & Entertainment System:
Every facility of modern era is available like Telephone, Internet, Transport , Mobiles, TV, TV-Cable etc.
Rest House: (Dara)
There is 04 Rest House For Peoples
Sports Of The Village:
Free Time & Hobby:
There is one Park for Peoples nearby our Village and also there is Canal. Kabaddi is the Popular Sport in the Village.
Flora & Fauna:
As the area is very productive both animals and plants love to stay here.
Domestic animals of the village are
- Buffalos (bhainsein)
- Cows and Bulls (gaey aur bael)
- Sheeps (bhairain)
- Goats (bakrian)
- Horses (ghoray)
- Donkeys (gadhay)
- Dogs (kutay)
- Cats (Bilian)
- Hens (murgean)
- Rabbits (khargosh)
- Pigeons (kabutar
Tree’s & Flower’s:
Village land is very much fertile, availability of water is enough although soil not suitable for GYMNOSPERMS and FERNS but ANGIOSPERMS are very much common in the village which include both ornamental and wild. Important plant of the village are as under:
- Acacia species (kikar)
- Dalbergia sisso (tahli)
- Rosa indica (gulab)
- Orange species (maltay aur methhay)
- Guava (amrood)
- Mangoes (aam)
- Gomi (dhraik)
Main Problems Of The Village:
- Sui Gas Problem
- There is no Community Center
- There is no High School for Boys & Girls
- Roads condition is very bad
- Health Problem
- Street Problems
May Allah Bless This Village
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