Seeloo

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Seeloo is a proposed model village in Baramulla District, Jammu and Kashmir, India. It is situated on the Srinagar-Kupwara highway and is on the banks of the Pohru River. It provides connectivity to Zaingair area with the Rafiabad and Qaziabad area.

Seeloo consists of more than seveen mohallas: Al-Umar Naikpora, Bhat, Telwanpora, Hajam, Mahmoodabad and Sidiq Colony. Seeloo is also famous for ten chinars, which are situated on the road side.

Places of interest[edit]

There are 11 masjids in Seeloo, four of which are Jamia Masjids. The village has a relatively big market , power receiving station, allopathic as well as homeopathic public health center and a one-vehicle fire and emergency service station. As of 2016, there is a business unit of Jammu and Kashmir Bank and a branch of Baramulla Central Cooperative bank with the former one also having an ATM installed. Cricket is extremely and exceedingly popular sports in Seeloo. Seeloo gives lot of talented cricket players and some of them already played inter college level. Seeloo sports ground is famous for holding various sports competitions in this area.

Islamic Da’wah Centre (IDC)[edit]

Islamic Da’wah Centre (IDC) is a socio-religious and apolitical organization established in year 2008. Its main aim is to present Islamic Da'wah before common people in general and students and youth in particular to promote virtues and moral values in our society. Islamic Da’wah Centre (IDC), Seeloo initiated its functioning in year 2008 by introducing an Islamic Public Library at Seeloo besides organized daily lectures (Daroos) on Islam in a local Masjid. Besides Da'wah, Islamic Da’wah Centre (IDC) is also actively extending support in social services and relief activities at local level.

Education in Seeloo[edit]

Seeloo has a Government Boys Middle School,Government Girls Middle School, Government high school as well as a public school, Shah Faisal Memorial High School. This village also give lot talent professionals e.g.; Doctors , IT professional, Professors, engineers and other some of them are working other countries like USA , middle east. Education level in Seeloo is almost good. This Village is also known for the famous Teacher Mr Sheikh Ghulam Qadir who served the whole Zaingar area as educationist. The great server passes away on 15 Nov 2013 after prolonged illness.

This place is also remembered for great Haji Aziz Joo who was sole royal person in terms of wealth in the area. And also Alsafa news chief editor Late Mohd. Shaban Khaja.He was the one of the greatest person of this village.

Seeloo also has the distinction of having three welfare committees viz Islamic Dawah Center IDC , Human Welfare Organization (Bait ul Maal) and Aufaaq Board with the first one having basic motive of religious , social and ethical uplift ment, second one taking care of the financial issues and other related thins of the needy and poor population of the seeloo and sometimes adjacent villages.

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