Hunza District

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Hunza District
District
Map of Gilgit–Baltistan, showing the six old districts and tehsil boundaries.
Map of Gilgit–Baltistan, showing the six old districts and tehsil boundaries.
Country Pakistan
Dependent territory Gilgit–Baltistan
Established July 1, 1970
Area
 • Total 38,000 km2 (15,000 sq mi)
Population (1998)
 • Total 243,324
 • Density 6.4/km2 (17/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+5)

Hunza District (Urdu: ضلع ہنزہ‎) is one of the districts of the Gilgit-Baltistan territory in northern Pakistan. It was established in 2015 by the division of Hunza–Nagar District in a bid to establish more administrative units in the region. Karimabad is the administrative centre of the district.[1]

Administration[edit]

Deputy Commissioner[edit]

District administration is supervised by a Deputy commissioner (DC), with an assistant commissioner as a sub-ordinate.

Police[edit]

Hunza police is commanded by a Superintendent of Police (SP).

References[edit]

Coordinates: 36°34′N 75°06′E / 36.567°N 75.100°E / 36.567; 75.100