Karachi East District

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Karachi East District (Sindhi: ڪراچي اوڀر ضلعو Urdu: ضلع کراچی شرقی ‎) is an administrative district of Karachi Division in Sindh, Pakistan. It is located in the eastern part of Karachi.

The District was abolished in 2000, and divided into four towns namely Gulshan Town, Korangi Town, Landhi Town and Shah Faisal Town. On 11 July 2011 Sindh Government restored again Karachi East District.[1]

Sindhi people form majority in the town followed by the Baloch, Pashtun, Muhajir, Punjabi and others.

Administrative Towns in Karachi East[edit]

Following is the list of four administrative towns of Karachi East District.[2]

Gulshan Town[edit]

Union Council


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U.C. 1 Delhi Mercantile Society
U.C. 2 Civic Centre
U.C. 3 Pir Ilahi Buksh Colony
U.C. 4 Essa Nagri
U.C. 5 Gulshan-e-Iqbal
U.C. 6 Gillani Railway Station
U.C. 7 Shanti Nagar
U.C. 8 Jamali Colony
U.C. 9 Gulshan-e-Iqbal II
U.C. 10 Pehlwan Goth
U.C. 11 Matrovil Colony
U.C. 12 Gulzar-e-Hijri
U.C. 13 Safooran Goth
Karachi Safari Park is located in Gulshan Town
National Cricket Stadium, Karachi


Korangi Town[edit]

Union Council


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U.C. 1 Bilal Colony
U.C. 2 Nasir Colony
U.C. 3 Chakra Goth
U.C. 4 Mustafa Taj Colony
U.C. 5 Hundred Quarters
U.C. 6 Gulzar Colony
U.C. 7 Korangi Sector 33
U.C. 8 Zaman Town
U.C. 9 Hasrat Mohani Colony


Landhi Town[edit]

Union Council


LandhiTown Karachi.PNG

U.C. 1 Muzafarabad
U.C. 2 Muslimabad
U.C. 3 Dawood Chowrangi
U.C. 4 Moinabad
U.C. 5 Sharafi Goth
U.C. 6 Bhutto Nagar
U.C. 7 Khawaja Ajmeer Colony
U.C. 8 Landhi
U.C. 9 Awami Colony
U.C. 10 Burmee Colony
U.C. 11 Korangi
U.C. 12 Sherabad


Shah Faisal Town[edit]

Union Council


ShahFaisalTown Karachi.PNG

U.C. 1 Natha Khan Goth
U.C. 2 Pak Sadat Colony
U.C. 3 Drigh Colony
U.C. 4 Raita Plot
U.C. 5 Moria Khan Goth
U.C. 6 Rafa-e-Aam Society
U.C. 7 Al-Falah Society
Alfalah Society in Shah Faisal Town


References[edit]

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

Coordinates: 24°53′04″N 67°08′39″E / 24.8844°N 67.1443°E / 24.8844; 67.1443