|State||Jammu and Kashmir|
|Named for||First bullet to be fired by a Kashmiri Mujahid, Ashfaq Majeed Wani. First Kashmiri Martyr.|
|• Type||Strictly against the government under Indian Constitution. Boycotts elections.|
|• Body||Hurriyat (M) Chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, Separatist. (Unofficial)|
|Elevation||1,568 m (5,144 ft)|
|• Official||Kashmiri (spoken), Urdu (written)|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
Nowhatta (Urdu: نوہٹہ) or Nohatta is a town of historical importance situated at a distance of 5 km from Srinagar in Jammu & Kashmir. Nowhatta is famous because of Historical Mosque known as Jamma Masjid. Nowhatta area has eighteen sub-communities Mohalla.
Historically it has been centre of various Islamic Universities during the period of Sultans. There are various shrines located in this area Ziyarat Naqshband Sahab Ziyarat Baha-ud-din Ganj Baksh Ziyarat Makdhoom Sahab Ziyarat Syed Hasari Sahab
Also located in the vicinity of this area is Martyrs Graveyard of 13 July 1931 martyrs, who fell to bullets of Autocratic Dogra soldiers 
Nowhatta has always been in forefront with regard to the Pro-Freedom-Movement of Kashmir
It's also famous for its stone-peltors who are considered to be the most fearless of the Indian Security Personnel. A place in the downtown area where after every Friday prayers, violent clashes break out.
The mountain, Hari Parbat, with historic significance is near and clearly visible form here.
- The Hero of 13 July 1931 http://www.thekashmirwalla.com/2011/07/the-hero-of-13-july-1931/
- Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Nohata
- "Jammu & Kashmir: Peaceful demos crushed, 2 killed". The Muslim News. 13 September 2008. Retrieved 19 January 2012.
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