Karachi West District

Karachi West District (Urdu: ضلع کراچی غربی ‎) is an administrative district of Karachi Division in Sindh, Pakistan. It is located in the western part of Karachi.

District of West Karachi
ضلع اوله ڪراچي
Pakistan - Sindh - Karachi West.svg
Incumbent
Izhar Ahmed

since 31 August 2016
AbbreviationDMC West
SeatDMC West Karachi office
AppointerElectorate of District West, Karachi
Term length4 years
Constituting instrumentSindh People's Local Government Ordinance 2013
PrecursorTown Nazims
Formation2013
DeputyAzizullah Afridi

The District was abolished in 2000 and divided into five towns namely:

On 11 July 2011 Sindh Government restored again Karachi West District.[1]

The district contains mix population including Sindhi, Baloch, Punjabis, Pashtuns and Muhajirs. No single ethnic group form established majority in the district.

Administrative Towns in Karachi WestEdit

Lyari TownEdit

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U.C. 1 Agra Taj Colony
U.C. 2 Daryaabad
U.C. 3 Nawabad
U.C. 4 Khada Memon Society
U.C. 5 Baghdadi
U.C. 6 Shah Baig Line
U.C. 7 Bihar Colony
U.C. 8 Ragiwara
U.C. 9 Singo Line
U.C. 10 Chakiwara
U.C. 11 Allama Iqbal Colony


Baldia TownEdit

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U.C. 1 Gulshan-e-Ghazi
U.C. 2 Ittehad Town
U.C. 3 Islam Nagar
U.C. 4 Nai Abadi
U.C. 5 Saeedabad
U.C. 6 Muslim Mujahid Colony
U.C. 7 Muhajir Camp
U.C. 8 Rasheedabad

Kiamari TownEdit

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U.C. 1 Bhutta Village
U.C. 2 Sikanderabad + Sultanabad
U.C. 3 Kiamari
U.C. 4 Baba Bhit
U.C. 5 Machar Colony
U.C. 6 Maripur
U.C. 7 SherShah
U.C. 8 Gabo Pat
 
Boating Harbour of Kemari

Orangi TownEdit

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U.C. 1 Mominabad
U.C. 2 Haryana Colony
U.C. 3 Hanifabad
U.C. 4 Mohammad Nagar
U.C. 5 Madina Colony
U.C. 6 Ghaziabad
U.C. 7 Chisti Nagar
U.C. 8 Bilal Colony
U.C. 9 Iqbal Baloch Colony
U.C. 10 Gabol Colony
U.C. 11 Data Nagar
U.C. 12 Mujahidabad
U.C. 13 Baloch Goth

S.I.T.E. Town (Sindh Industrial & Trading Estate)Edit

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U.C. 1 Pak Colony
U.C. 2 Old Golimar
U.C. 3 Jahanabad
U.C. 4 Metrovil
U.C. 5 Bhawani Chali
U.C. 6 Frontier Colony
U.C. 7 Banaras Colony
U.C. 8 Qasba Colony
U.C. 9 Islamia Colony

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Karachi’s district status restored, notification issued, Published in The News Tribe on 11 July 2011, Retrieved on 7 August 2012

Coordinates: 24°52′58″N 66°58′29″E / 24.8829°N 66.9748°E / 24.8829; 66.9748