Abbasi Shaheed

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Abbasi Shaheed (Urdu: عباسی شهيدSindhi: عباسی شهيد) (or Paposh Nagar) is one of the neighbourhoods of Liaquatabad Town in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.[1] Abbasi Shaheed neighbourhood is located in Nazimabad around the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital. This neighbourhood was previously known as Paposh Nagar.

The majority of the people in this middle-class neighbourhood are Muhajirs, who migrated after the independence of Pakistan. There are several other ethnic groups including Muhajirs, Sindhis, Punjabis, Kashmiris, Seraikis, Pakhtuns, Balochis, Memons, Bohras Ismailis, etc. Over 99% of the population is Muslim.

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Coordinates: 24°54′54″N 67°01′38″E / 24.9150557°N 67.0270977°E / 24.9150557; 67.0270977