10 Facts About Pakistan that will blow your mind

10 facts about Pakistan that will blow your mind

  1. Highest mountain ranges in the world

The world’s highest mountain ranges exist in this country. They include the Himalayas and HinduKush range in which four mountains are present in the list of 14 highest peaks in the world.

  1. Largest deep sea port in the world

Gwadar port is the largest deep sea port in the world, located on the southwestern Arabian Sea along the coast line of Balochistan, Pakistan. This port is considered a lifeline in the region’s economy. Pakistan has agreed on a collaboration with China to turn Gwadar into a full scale commercial port.

  1. Highest Paved International road

Karakoram Highway has been constructed at a height of 15,397 ft between China and Pakistan. It is one of the popular tourist attraction in the region.

  1. Second largest salt mine in the world

Khewara Salt Mines are the world’s second largest and Pakistan’s oldest salt mines.  It was discovered by Alexander’s troops in 320 B.C. These salt mines are the largest source of salt in the world producing 350,000 tons per year. However, the salt mines reserves are estimated to be about 600 million tons.

  1. One of the largest desert in Pakistan

Thar desert is located on the border of Pakistan and India. It is the world’s ninth largest sub-tropical desert. This desert is about 10,000 years old and was once a water source for Indus Valley Civilization.

  1. Highest Polo ground in the World

Shandur Top is located in Gilgit, Pakistan and called “Roof of the World” elevated at 12,200 ft. Every year a polo match is played between Gilgit and Chitral teams. People from all around the world come to watch this match.

  1. Largest irritation system of the world

The world’s largest irrigation network are present in Pakistan. It serves 14.4 million hectares of cultivated land. The irrigation system is fed by water from the Indus River.

  1. Largest ambulance network in the world

Edhi Foundation is the world’s largest non-profit social welfare organization. This organization provides 24-hour emergency services, medical & healthcare services and shelter for orphans.

  1. First Islamic country to attain nuclear power

Pakistan became the first Islamic country to become Nuclear Power on 28th May 1998.  The country ensured its solidarity in the face of threats from its long time nemesis neighboring country.

  1. More than 50% of world footballs are made in Pakistan

Sialkot is a city famous for making sports equipment.  Hand-stitched footballs are a trademark of this city. Around 60 milion hand-stitched footballs are produced in world cup year in small firms in Sialkot, Pakistan.

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Where I was Born

The name of my book is where I was born. As from the name we can see it is about Pakistan. The book is about different aspects of the country both positive and negative but mostly it is about the cons not the pros as our country now is going through a rough time and much more needs to be done to eliminate these problems. The book starts with topics related to Pakistan like poverty breeds in Pakistan and Pakistan is a failed state or not etc and later it covers a short story and then comes the poems and then there is a interview of a low class person and in the end there is a short play about a boy who is involved with terrorists.

Creativity is the use of ideas or imagination to create something new. It is characterized by the ability to see the world in new ways, to find hidden patterns, to make connections between unrelated phenomena and to generate solution. Creativity involves two processes, first one is thinking and second one is producing. If u can think about something creative but cant act on it then you are imaginative but not creative. Creativity is also regarded as one of the mist crucial factors for the success in future. Creativity begins with a foundation of knowledge, learning a discipline, and mastering a way of thinking. You learn to be creative by experimenting, exploring, questioning assumptions, using imagination and synthesing information. Learning to be creative is akin to learning a sport. It requires practice to develop the right muscles, and a supportive environment in which to flourish.

The main reason I’m writing this book is because it a project of one of my courses. At first I thought it will be a difficult task to do but later I was used to it. It was quiet interesting to write anything u want like different stories from your life and different essays or novels and it was like expressing your thoughts into a book and letting people know about you that what u think and who are you through a book.