Sheikh-ul-Bandi

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Sheikhul Bandi
Union council
Sheikhul-Bandi is located in Abbottabad District
Sheikhul-Bandi is located in Abbottabad District
Coordinates: 34°9′0″N 73°14′0″E / 34.15000°N 73.23333°E / 34.15000; 73.23333Coordinates: 34°9′0″N 73°14′0″E / 34.15000°N 73.23333°E / 34.15000; 73.23333
Country  Pakistan
Province Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa
District Abbottabad
Tehsil Abbottabad
Government
 • Nazim Waseem Khan Jadoon [1]
 • Naib Nazim Malik Saeed Awan
Population [2]
 • Total 18,193

Sheikh-ul-Bandi is one of the 51 union councils (sub-divisions) of Abbottabad District in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan.[3] The Union council takes its name from a neighbourhood which is 3 km from the city of Abbottabad. It is in the valley toward the north-west of the Sarban Hills. It is located at 34° 8' 60N, 73° 13' 60E[4]


Languages[edit]

The main language is Hindko, Pashto, although Urdu is also spoken and understood.


Ethnic groups[edit]

− The predominant ethnic group of Sheikhul Bandi are the Jadoons. There are also some other families that belong to Awans,Mughals, Kashmiris, Karlals, Rajas and other ethnic groups.

Subdivisions[edit]

The Union Council is subdivided into the following areas: Cantonment, Qasba Abbottabad, Sheikhul Bandi and Rakh Civil Military.[1]

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