Danda

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Danda

An ancient Indian unit of length variously equivalent to values between 1.5 and two meters.
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Imran Abbas started constructing the house and in the meantime Dildar Hussain, Dilshad Khan, Mashkoor Hussain, Ruqia Bibi and Rukhsana Bibi armed with dandas and pistols entered the house and started abusing.
Artisans displaying their art are associated with Wood Carving (Swat), Metal Work, Wax Printing, Stone Carving, Bannu Khaddi, Taghar Work, Embroidery Lacquer Art, Peshawar Handicraft, Shaari Khaddi, Swati Shawl, Phulkari Charsadda Cappal, Charsadda Khaddar, Swati Khaddi, Qurushia Work, Gabay Work, Hazara Phulkari Moti Work, Hazara Jisti Shawal, Lohar Pottery Work, Parunay Dandas, Sarkha Karawa Work, Maizaray Work, Sarghashay, Drooza Chappal, Gandhara Art, Chitrali Patti and Sitar Making.
The text presented contains a number of typographical errors, ranging from misplaced dandas (e.