Mirpur Khas

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Mirpur Khas
ميرپورخاص
City
The tomb of Mirpurkhas' nobility at Chitorri
The tomb of Mirpurkhas' nobility at Chitorri
Mirpur Khas is located in Sindh
Mirpur Khas
Mirpur Khas
MPD
Coordinates: 25°31′30″N 069°00′57″E / 25.52500°N 69.01583°E / 25.52500; 69.01583Coordinates: 25°31′30″N 069°00′57″E / 25.52500°N 69.01583°E / 25.52500; 69.01583
Country Pakistan
Province Sindh
Government
 • Type Municipal Committee
 • Chairman of Mirpurkhas Farooq Jameel Durrani
 • Vice-Chairman of Mirpurkhas Fareed Ahmed
Population
 • Estimate (2011) 612,520
Time zone PST (UTC+5)
Calling code 0233
Number of towns 5

Mirpur Khas (Sindhi and Urdu: میرپور خاص), is a city in the province of Sindh in Pakistan. It is the fourth largest city in the province with an estimated population of 124,371 (1981). It is the capital of Mirpur Khas District.

Its soil is fertile and the city is known for its horticulture produce and farming, of which the most celebrated is the mango cultivation with hundreds of varieties of mangoes produced each year.