Mattani

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Mattani
متنی
Mattani is located in Pakistan
Mattani
Mattani
Coordinates: 33°47′40.38″N 71°33′29.20″E / 33.7945500°N 71.5581111°E / 33.7945500; 71.5581111Coordinates: 33°47′40.38″N 71°33′29.20″E / 33.7945500°N 71.5581111°E / 33.7945500; 71.5581111
Country  Pakistan
Province Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
District Peshawar
Population (2005)
 • Total 10,000
 • Estimate (2006) 10,000
Time zone PST (UTC+5)
Calling code 091
Number of towns Mohalla Jam-e-shifa, Trukman, Azizkhel, Sheikhan
About Mattani

Mattani (Urdu: متنی‎) is located near Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan.

Mattani is a village and Union councils of Peshawar Town-IV[1] situated on the Kohat road in Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan.

Mattani is a village of Peshawar Division at Kohat road. Mattani has an important geo-physical, social and economical position among the towns around Peshawar. The tribal areas of Darra Adam Khel, Khyber Agency and the Peshawar areas are situated around Mattani, between 2 to 29 kilometres away.

Due to this geographical importance Mattani is considered the centre for all the social, economical and commercial activities of this area and it is the shopping hub of frontier regions like Sherkera, Adezai, Jaani-Garee, Darra Adam Khel, Kala Khel, Passani, Aka khel.

Surrounding areas[edit]

Mattani serves as an important road link between Peshawar city and the remote tribal areas: Sherkera, Hassan Khel, Bora (Pakistan), Kala Khel Adam Khel Darra Adamkhel, Pareedi and Pastawane. It is also a major link between Peshawar and Kohat.

Mattani market[edit]

Mattani market known as Mattani ada is the main shopping hub of nearby areas, including vegetable market, general stores, electronic shops, PCOs (Public Call Offices), sweets & bakery shops, garments shops and automobile repairing centres etc.

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