Gulshan-e-Iqbal (Urdu: گلشن اقبال ) is a large residential and commercial neighbourhood of Gulshan-e-Iqbal Town in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. The name "Gulshan-e-Iqbal" means "the garden of Iqbal", referring to the national poet of Pakistan, Allama Muhammad Iqbal. It has notable gardens.
There are several ethnic groups in Gulshan-e-Iqbal including Muhajirs, Punjabis, Sindhis, Kashmiris, Seraikis, Pakhtuns, Balochis, Memons, Bohras, Ismailis, etc. Over 99% of the population is Muslim. The population of Gulshan-e-Iqbal Town is estimated to be over one million.
Gulshan-e-Iqbal are divided in two parts:
Famous Islamic Centers in Gulshan-e-Iqbal Town:
- Jamia Abu Bakr Al-Islamia (block 5)
- Jamia Sattaria Islamia (nipa chorangi)
- Jamia Darasaat (opposite safari park)
- Jamia Ahsan ul Uloom
- Moti Mahal
- Gulshan-e-Iqbal I
- Gulshan-e-Iqbal II
- Hussain Shaheed Park
- Nasir Hussein Shaheed Hospital
- Rim Jhim Hall now Rim Jhim Shopping Center, Block # 6, Gulshan-e-Iqbal
- Gulshen-e-Iqbal Post Office at KDA Flats Block # 3, Gulshen-e-Iqbal
- Imran Khan Saleem Centre Adjacent Gulshan Telephone Exchange.
- Federal Urdu University Of Arts Science & Technology
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