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division

(Act of dividing), noun allocation, allotment, apportionment, breaking, breakup, cleavage, cut, cutting, departmentalization, detachment, disaccord, disassociation, disbandment, disconnection, discord, disengagement, disharmony, disjunction, disjuncture, dispersal, dispersion, dissemination, disseverance, dissipation, dissociation, dissonance, distribution, disunion, disuniting, disunity, divisio, divorce, faction, noncooperation, opposition, parcelling, parting, partitio, partition, portioning, rationing, schism, scission, section, segmentation, segregation, sejunction, separation, severance, sharing, split, splitting, spread, sunderance, tearing, uncoupling, untying
Associated concepts: division of costs, division of damages, division of governmental powers, division of property, eqqitable division, final division and distribution, political subbivision

division

(Administrative unit), noun area, branch, cadre, canton, category, chapter, class, classification, district, group, grouping, province, region, ward, zone
See also: affiliate, alienation, allotment, apportionment, argument, article, assignment, bureau, capacity, chamber, chapter, class, classification, component, conflict, constituency, constituent, contention, decentralization, denomination, department, detail, dichotomy, difference, differentiation, disaccord, disagreement, disassociation, discord, discrimination, dispensation, dissension, distribution, equity, estrangement, faction, incompatibility, installment, kind, land, manner, member, moiety, offshoot, organ, part, place, plot, portion, province, ration, region, rubric, schism, segment, segregation, separation, severance, sphere, split, subdivision, subheading, territory, title, unit, variance

DIVISION, Eng. law. A particular and ascertained part of a county. In Lincolnshire, division means what riding does in Yorkshire.

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Similarly in the areas of Daggar sub division of Swat circle,6 connections were identified tempered while 3299 pending unbilled units were found in a Industrial connection meter.
NAWABSHAH -- The Executive Engineer Nusrat Division Shaheed Benazirabad has informed here on Monday that due to shortage of water different canals of Padidan, Nawabshah and Shahpur sub divisions of Nusrat Division will remain closed till November 18.
The order further said that Zahoor Ahmad has been posted as SDO Pesco Havelian sub division, Miss: Alishpa Khattak has been posted as AM Planning Pesco Head Quarters, Nasirullah has been posted as SDO Dalazak sub division, Azizullah has been posted as SDO Pesco Cantt sub division Mardan.
He said outdated high power supply lines will be replaced with latest lines to discourage the line losses in the state particularly in this sub division which he underlined was suffering with heaviest volume of the line losses in AJK.
During checking in areas of Batkhela, Kabal, Daggar, Thana sub division of Swat Circle, 44 domestic and commercial connections were identified illegal and accused were arrested.
Similarly during checking in the areas of Pabbi-1 sub division during checking 67 accused of power pilferage including tampered meters nabbed.
In areas of Resalpur sub division 15 domestic consumers were nabbed while in areas of Landi Arbab sub division, direct connections of 3 Water Supply Schemes were identified.
In Nowshera City sub division, 13 alleged power stealers including Israil flour mill whose meter was found 66% slow.
The promoted officers are Nasir Mahmood, who was posted SDO Naguman sub division, Samin SDO Rehman Baba sub division, Asmat Masaood SDO Matta sub division, Mohammad Tariq AM safety, ZafarIqbal Resident Engineer DI Khan grid station, Ali Gohar SDO Gulbela sub division and Abdur Rauf after promotion was posted AM T and G Kohat.
Similarly a direct connection of a Plaza in the area of Wazir Bagh sub division was also pointed out where 17 shops and one house were using electricity illegally.
The following officials have been transfered Muhammad Khaliq has been transferred and posted as SDO Lachi sub division.
Fesco Chief Executive Officer Rasheed Aslam transferred SDO City Sub-division Ali Waqar and appointed as SDO Millat Town sub-division while Line Superintendent-1 of Mansoorabad sub-division was transferred and appointed as acting SDO Madina Town sub division.