Hajira is a large tehsil town of Poonch district. It is located about 25 KM south east of Rawalakot and is very close to Line of Control (LoC). Hajira sits on the bank of a river called Hajira Rangar which feeds into Poonch River. Geographical position of this town is very important as it falls in the center of different districts in the area like Kotli, Rawalakot, and Sudhnoti. City has well developed roads from Rawalakot, and Kotli. According to current survey total population of Hajira is just over 30,000.
People of this town are very friendly and consist of mix culture of casts and tribes. Due to its importance in the area and its strategic location for the neighboring districts, many people from other villages of Azad Kashmir moved to Hajira for a better life as it is a big market place in Poonch district. There are like some half dozen markets in this city famous ones are Serari Bazar’, ‘Dak-khaana Market’, ‘Thana Road Market’, ‘Pull Bazar’. Due to its busy markets it is also a very good busy tourist spot. Wheather in Hajira is comparatively hot and dry. Literacy rate in Hajira is 75% and there is high school for boys and girls and lots of other schools that run privately.
For Any kind of financial transactions like sending or receiving money in Hajira, following is the list of banks:
|Name||Branch Code||Address||Phone Number||ATM Facility|
|National Bank of Pakistan (NBP)||0586||Main Bazar hajira district Poonch AK||05824-920249-920204||Yes|
|Habib Bank Limited (HBL)||0397||Khasra # 511, Hajira Tehsil Hajira Distt Rawalakot||05824-920206||Yes|
|Bank of Azad jammu Kashmir (BAJK)||0016||Main Bazar Hajeera District Rawalakot Azad Kashmir||05824 920233||No|
|Muslim Commercial Bank (MCB)||1623||Near Jamia Masjid Hajira, Main Bazar Hajira, Tehsil Hajira, District Poonch A.K.||05824-920251, 920252||Yes|
|Unitd Bank Limited (UBL)||1437||Khasra number 397 Hajira AJK||05824-920205||Yes|
Above is the list of Banks in Hajira for ATM services. You can also send money or receive money in Hajira by using western union and money gram services.
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