Dinosaur footprints discovered in Pakistan
The fossils of ancient sea animals, ammonites and belemnite, were also found from this place. It proves that Mianwali was close to sea millions of years ago. Sadiq Malkani has published his research in a journal. Apart from that, scientists of China and USA have confirmed that these are footprints of dinosaurs.
Deputy Director of Geological Survey of Pakistan Sadiq Malkani found such footprints of dinosaurs in Malakhel in 2006 that show the passing of this huge animal.
It shows that dinosaurs were ruling in Mianwali 160 million years ago. The place of footprint of dinosaurs was plane at some time but now it is like a small hill after millions of years. Its land belongs to mid Jurassic era. Sadiq Malkani told that he found the footprints of a carnivore theropod and an herbivore sauropod. These footprints show that the carnivore was attacking the herbivore.