Soon Valley

The Soon Valley is inside the north west of Khushab District, Punjab, Pakistan. Its largest agreement is the city of Naushera. The valley extends from the village of Padhrar to Sakesar, the very best peak within the Salt Range. The valley is 35 miles (56 km) lengthy and has a mean width of 9 miles (14 km). It covers a three hundred-rectangular-mile (780 km2) location. Soon Valley has tons scenic splendor, with lakes, waterfalls, jungle, herbal swimming pools and ponds. The valley has been settled in view that historical instances, along with through the Awan tribe, whose descendants nonetheless stay inside the valley.

The peak of Mount Sakesar is at five,010 feet (1,530 m) above sea stage. It changed into once the summer season headquarters of the Deputy Commissioners of three districts – Campbelpur (now Attock), Mianwali and Shahpur (now Sargodha). It is the simplest mountain in this a part of the Punjab which gets snowfall in wintry weather. In the late Nineteen Fifties the Pakistan Air Force positioned a radar station on Sarkesar to reveal airspace over north-jap Pakistan. Also on the mountain is a tv transmission center with which the Pakistan Television Corporation relays its transmissions to the encircling vicinity.

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