zeeshan janwal........................Chakwal(Punjabi,Urdu:چکوال) is the capital ofChakwal District,Punjab,Pakistan. It is located 90km south-east of the federal capital,Islamabad.and is named afterChaudhryChaku Khan,chief of the MairMinhasRajputtribe fromJammu, who founded it in 1525 CE during the era of the Mughal Emperor, ZaheerudunBabur. It remained a small but central town of the Dhan ChaurasiTalukafor many centuries. In 1881, during theBritish era, it was declared the Tehsil Headquarters. It was finally upgraded to district status in 1985. Theareaof Chakwal City is about 10 square kilometres.