Welcome to Chamkani

Chamkani.net was founded in 2007 to share various updates of Chamkani on the internet in addition to connect Sokaniwaal around the globe.

General News

Chamkani in Tehsil U-21

Football in Chamkani in growing day by day due to continues struggle of youngster and support of old players. Yesterday we lost inter-Tehsil U-21 final

تنظیم چمکنی

یونیفارم ایکٹیوٹی فیز-1

ان تمام دوست احباب کا شکریہ جنہوں نے تنظیم چمکنی پہ اعتماد کیا اور اپنے پیسے تنظیم کے دوستوں کے ساتھ جمع کئے ۔ اللہ

About Chamkani

Chamkani is not only the name of a village Infact Chamknai is a sub tribe of Pashto speeking people. Originally the name was Samkani but later on it changed to Sokani/Sokano and finally Chamkani. Its people are called Sokaniwaal or Chamkanian. Part of Chamkani is also exists in Afghanistan (Paktia) province which is the origin.

Some people of this tribe are in Kurrum agency Khyber pukhtoon khawa province, Pakistan. The 2nd largest population are in Chamkani Peshawar, situated 7 KM east outside of Peshawar city.

According to 1998 census total population of village Chamkani was approximately 20,000, but increased more than 36,000 recently. More than 47% people migrated from other part of province. This include different people with different languages. Originally people of this land was hinko speeking people which are living here 800 years. Other surrounded villages are also ”Hinko” speaking.