However prior to their immigrations to this region they were concentrated in the Marwat plains shared by both Marwats and Niazis.Marwat and Niazis, both are Lodi Pathans and thus share common ancestry.The railways were a part of the now obsolete “North Western Railways” (NWR), which was operational during British colonial rule in the subcontinent.
Area of Mianwali City is about 25 square kilometers.
There is a pre-partition central jail which is notorious for imprisoning many state rebels and politicians such as Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto.
MIANWALI Mianwali is the capital city of Mianwali District in the north-west of Punjab province, Pakistan.
The city lies between Latitude (DMS): 32° 34′ 60 N and Longitude (DMS): 71° 32′ 60 E (Degrees, minutes and seconds).
The main castes and tribes listed in Mianwali are: ” Niazi ” Syed ” Arain ” Awan ” Baloch ” Jat ” Khokhar ” Malik ” Rajput Niazis have a history of almost 250 years in this region.