is located on the northern side of river satluj. On its north are
the districts of Multan, Khanewal and Vehari while Bahawalpur is
on its southern side. On the east lies the districts of Vehari and
Bahawalpur; while district Multan lies on the western side. District
Lodhran is spread over an area of 1,790 square kilometres comprising
of following three tehsils Lodhran, Dunyapur and Kahror Pakka.
of the district is hot and dry in summer and cold in winter. The
maximum and minimum temperature ranges between 42ºC and 28ºC
in summer. During winter, the temperature fluctuates between 21ºC
and 5ºC. The entire district is smooth plain. The sub-soil
water in Dunyapur sub-division is brackish, while that in Kahror
Pakka and Lodhran sub-divisions is sweet. The average rainfall in
the district is 71mm.
district was taken over by PRSP on 13th of May, 2005. There are
48 Basic Health Units.