Hangu a town in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan, is the principal city of the district of Hangu. It is known for its bodies of fresh water and its flora.

There are several clinics and medical practices in Hangu: the Dr. Asma Hamid Clinic south of the old mosque, the Tasleem Clinic south of the Kohat Road and the Dr. Jamila Rehman Clinic on Shahidano Road.

There is a Police Training College, which is rumored to be the second oldest of Asia, located in the east of town, as well as a District and Session Court in the center of the town, near the police station and the local jail.

There are two government high schools for boys and two for girls in Hangu. Two Government Degree collages for boys and girls and a number of Private institutes are serving well in promoting the education in the area.

One government high school in Hangu is the Government High School Ibrahim Zai.

There are different tribes live in Hangu. Orkzai, Khattak and Bangash are main tribes in Hangu there is also some minorities like wazir , mehsod , and some of tori and Shinwari are there. The city of Hangu has 2 union councils which is Khan bari and Gunjano Kali. and there are too many union councils in ruler area. Hangu dist has 2 provincial constituencies in Kyber Pukhtoon Khawa Assembly and one constituency in national assembly of Pakistan.


Pashto is the main language spoken in Hangu, although a minority speaks Punjabi (in the Majhi, Saraiki and Hindko dialects). As the national language, Urdu is also spoken.

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