Qasba Colony

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Qasba Colony is one of the Union Concil of S.I.T.E. Town in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.[1]

There are several ethnic groups in Qasba Colony including Muhajirs, Pakhtuns, Hazarewal, Sindhis and Punjabis. Over 99% of the population is Muslim. Where about 40% of population consists of Urdu Speakers while 30% Pukhtuns 20% Hazarewal and 10% other ethnic groups. The population of Qasba Colony is estimated to be nearly 90,000. Total area of this Union council is 5.37 square kilometers.

It is a well-developed colony established by Saudi Government in 1965. There are two colleges in this locality one is Degree Science & Commerce College for men and other is Degree Science & Commerce College for girls.

There are several parks in the colony with one flood lights decorated football ground. There is an Interlink[2] between North Nazimabad & Qasba Colony constructed by the National Highway Authority[3] (NHA), inaugurated by Governor Sindh Dr. Ishrat ul Ibad Khan along with City Nazim Syed Mustafa Kamal on 15 October 2009, after that Orangi Town, Qasba Colony and Other SITE Town's union councils using this way to travel easily from these towns to North Nazimabad, North Karachi and Qaim Khani.

Facilities[edit]

In qasba colony many facilities are available for the peoples like Parks, playgrounds, football stadium private & government schools, private hospitals and clinics, and OPP is playing an important role for the health and many other useful facilities for qasba peoples. No suigas ,No light most of the time and no public transport except Chinchi.

Main Areas[edit]

  • Quarters Area.
  • Sector A, A-1, R-1, E, F, 5-AL, G, H, K & LS. Area.
  • Mohammad Pur.
  • Muslimabad.
  • Peerabad.

Masajids[edit]

  • dar-ul-hamd (E)
  • jamia masjid Akbar (5-al)
  • jamia masjid Khadijat-ul-kubra (5-al)
  • Madina masjid (A sector)
  • Mohammadi masjid (peerabad)
  • Alfalah masjid (muslimabad)
  • Jamia masjid Bilal (islamia no 2)
  • Jamia masjid Tayyeba (islamia no 1)
  • Jamia Masjid Hamza (Muslimabad # 02)

Colleges[edit]

  • Govt Degree Girls College Qasba Colony

Schools[edit]

  • Govt. Boys & Girls Sec. School
  • Govt. Boys & Girls Sec. School (K-Area)
  • Rose Garden Elementary School (Islamia colony)
  • Rose Gardan Secondary school (Islamia)
  • Shahbaz Secondary School (A-Area)
  • Queen Marry School (A-Area, Closed)
  • Care for Grammar School (Quarter Area)
  • Helicon sec School (Quarter Area)
  • Pak Grammar School (Closed)
  • Fine Hills View School (E-Area)
  • citizen grammar school (E-Area)
  • Al-Habib Public School(A-Area)

Parks[edit]

  • Kamal Ansari (PARA BHAI) Football Ground (Adjacent UC-8 Office)
  • Ali Crirket Ground (Qasba 2 1/2 No.)
  • Nadeem-ur-Rehman Park (R-1 Area)
  • Queen Marry Park (A-Area)
  • Ashfaq Shaheed Park (A-1 Area)
  • Wali Nagar (Qasba 5-L)
  • Afridi Nagar (Peerabad)
  • Bacha Khan Park (Peerabad)

Public Representatives of Area[edit]

  • Mehboob Alam (MNA, NA-242)
  • Mazahir Ameer Khan (MPA, PS-96)
  • Izharuddin Ahmed Khan (X-Town Nazim)
  • Syed Badshah Khan (X-Naib Town Nazim)
  • Meer Fasahatullah (X-Nazim)

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Coordinates: 24°56′N 67°01′E / 24.933°N 67.017°E / 24.933; 67.017