Cholistan

The word Cholistan is derived from the Turkicword chol, meaning desert.

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The people of Cholistan lead a semi-nomadic life, moving from one place to another in search of water and fodder for their animals.images (46)

 

The dry bed of the Hakra River runs through the area, along which many settlements of the Indus Valley Civilization have been found.

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The desert also hosts an annual Jeep rally, known as Cholistan Desert Jeep Rally. It is the biggest motor sports event in Pakistan.

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