Peshawar with a population of 2,273,000 is known as the oldest city of Pakistan. Because of its vast history, Peshawar is also considered one of the oldest cities in Asia. Peshawar’s literacy rate is 61%. Peshawar has a great history in the education sector. As it always stands first when it comes to educating people. As we all know Peshawar is also the capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa which is a province of Pakistan. It is the largest city in KPK and is known as the hub of education and cultural activities. If you want to explore Peshawar you must read our article on Famous Places of Peshawar.