Surjani Town

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Surjani Town (Urdu: سرجانی ٹاؤن ‎) is one of the neighbourhoods of Gadap Town in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.[1]

There are several ethnic groups in Surjani Town including Muhajirs, Sindhis, Punjabis, Kashmiris, Seraikis, Pakhtuns, Balochis, Memons, Bohras, Ismailis, etc. Over 99% of the population is Muslim. The population of Gadap Town is estimated to be nearly one million. There was a man Sir. John owner of the land. therefore this area was called as "Sir John Town" later on it converted to "Surjani Town".