Azad Jammu Kashmir

List of Banks in Forward Kahuta (AJK)

Forward Kahuta is a main border city in tehsil and district Haveli in Azad Jammu Kashmir. It is located on Baila river about 15 KM south of Haveli on Palangi Road. It is sitting very close to Line of control (LoC) on Pakistan India border. With a population of 250,000, Forward Kahuta used to be a part of District Bagh in Azad Kashmir but in now it is a main administrative city of District Haveli.

It is one of the most beautiful towns with tons of eye catching view of the valley which is surrounded by hilly tracks and fields. Main source of living is agriuculture, livestock and tourism. There are lots of nice hotels like Hotel Haveli INN and Haveli Rest House that gives you an excellent service and hospitality. There are few market places and couple of wholesale markets in this town which is main chain of supply for most of the neighboring villages and cities. There are high schools for boys and girls, a hospital, police station, stores, bakery and all basic amenities are available. Lots of tourists visit this area in winter as well when it is covered with snow.

Lots of people who live abroad or in other cities of Pakistan and AJK, regularly send money for locals and they can receive money in Forward Kahuta through the following banks:

Name Branch Code Address Phone Number ATM Facility
National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) 0961 Main Bazar Kahutta Teh & distt Haveli AJK 05823-921709-921780 No
Bank of Azad Jammu Kashmir (BAJK) 0038 Main Bazar Kahotta District Hawaili A.K 05823-921772 No

You can also send money by using Western Union and Money gram services.

If you’re from Forward Kahuta & can share more information like if there’re any other banks, their locations (addresses), phone numbers or anything, please use the comments area so that others can also benefit from it.


  1. Please correct the word not (Belar river)’ (baila river).The second one thing is population of Haveli approx.(0.25m).

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