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Punial State

Punial State was formerly a princely state in the northwest part of the Northern Areas which existed until 1974. The state bordered the Gilgit Agency to the south, the former princely state of Yasin to the west, Ishkoman to the north and Afghanistan to the northwest. The state capital was the town of Sher Qila. The area of Punial now forms the above named tehsil of Ghizer District.


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  • Raja Nasir ul Din of puniyal