Chakwal is a very beautiful City of Punjab,Pakistan.It is a very famous city because of its dishes and beautiful Villages. Chakwal (چکوال) is the capital of Chakwal District. It is located 100 km south-east of the federal capital,Islamabad and is named after Chaudhary Chaku Khan, chief of the Mair Minhas tribe from Jammu, who founded it in 1525 CE during the era of the Mughal Emperor, Zaheer-u-deen Babar. It remained a small but central town of the Dhan Chaurasi Taluka for many centuries. In 1881, during the British era, it was declared the Tehsil Headquarters. It was finally upgraded to district status in 1985. The area of Chakwal City is about 10 square kilometers.