Akhtar Colony

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Akhtar Colony (Urdu: اختر کالونی‎) is one of the neighbourhoods of Jamshed Town in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.[1]

There are several ethnic groups in Manzoor Colony and they include: Muhajirs, Punjabis, Sindhis, Kashmiris, Seraikis, Pakhtuns, Balochis, Memons, Bohras, Ismailis, etc. The population of Akhtar Colony is estimated to be nearly 100,000. Urdu is spoken in the neighborhood. Over 90% of the population is Muslim with small Christian and Hindu minorities.

In Akhtar Colony, there are five sectors A,B,C,D & E.


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Coordinates: 24°53′N 67°02′E / 24.883°N 67.033°E / 24.883; 67.033