() () is a district
in the Sindh province
. The city of Shikarpur
is the capital. It is spread over an area of 2,512 km<sup>2</sup>, according to the 1998 census of Pakistan it had a population of 880,438 of which 23.51% were urban.Before the rule of Britishers, Sindh has three major districts, on the top Hyderabad was furnished and at the second number largest and populous, developed and rich was Shikarpur district and on the third number Karachi was the developed and famous.Shikarpur in the united India, the Reserve Bank of India was established and the building of bank is still exist in shiakrpur city.The famous Poets of shikarpur are Saami, Bedal Masroor and Shaikh Ayaz.The famous personalities of the Shikarpur are Shaheed Allah Bux Soomro, Sir Ghulam Hussain Hidayatullah, Deen Mohammad Wafai,A.K.Brohi, Junaid Ahmed Soomro, Iftikar Ahmed Soomro, Imtiaz Ahmed shaikh, Makbool Ahmed Shaikh,MIR Abdul Nabi Khan Mengal, Mir Abdul Ghafoor Khan Mengal, Late Mir Muhammad Ayub Khan Mengal, Dr.Ghulam Rasool Khan Mengal, Mr.Barkat Ali Khan Mengal,Agha nawab Khan tareen.
The Shahi Bagh, which stands neglected today, was known for its thriving vegetation and scented flowers. At one time Shahi Bagh had a zoo with large population of lions, cheetahs, bears and wild boars. These animals were later shifted to Karachi Zoo. The garden had a wooden pavilion that was designed by Perston Phel and constructed by Sir W.... Read More