Toba Tek Singh
Toba Tek Singh was named after a religious Sikh figure whose name was Tek Singh he was a very humble and kind hearted person who used to sit around a sweet water well and provide water and shelter to the people travelling from Delhi to Kabul.
after seeing his love and respect for humanity the first ever railway station build in the town was also named after him. During 1896 Zila Lyallpur was recognized as a Tehsil and added to Jhang district later in 1900 Lyallpur was divided into two town committees samundri and Toba Tek Singh.
After three decade Lyallpur again was recognized in Zila and the town was declared as a Tehsil and was added into Lyallpur. During 1982 it was declared Zila and further divided into three Tehsil Kamalia, Gojra and Toba Tek Singh.
The city consists of an area of 3,259 km2. The town has multiple archeological sites including one of the oldest mosque in town. The city is also famous for its contributions towards national sports the city had produced finest hockey and football players.