Islamgarh is a beautiful historic town of AJK located 28 KMs north east of MIRPUR city. This town was formally known as AKALGARH after one of groups in Sikh religion, who lived here. Town was declared as a Municipal committee in 1998. Municipality of Islamgarh covers the area of 57 square KMs, with 2500 household and population of 20000. It falls under the jurisdiction of tehsil government of MIRPUR.
Source of living for the people is agriculture, but a large number of residents moved to England (UK) for a better living in 1950.
For all those people who are from Islamgarh and live in other cities, and for those who has any business relation in Islamgarh, following is the list of banks to send money or receive money in Islamgarh. And for locals visitors and tourists following is the list of ATM services:
|Name||Branch Code||Address||Phone number||ATM services|
|National Bank of Pakistan (NBP)||1463||Main bazaar Akalgarh Distt. Mirpur AK||05827-922560||Yes|
|United Bank Limited(UBL)||0250||Main bazaar. Akalgarh,||Yes|
|Habib Bank limited(HBL)||0647||NEAR ALLAH DITTA MARKET, ISLAMGARH (AKALGARH)||yes|
|Bank of Azad Jammu Kashmir (BAJK)||0009||Main Bazar Islamgarh District Mirpur AJK||05827 922562||No|
|Muslim commercial Bank(MCB)||1528||Shop No.191 & 192, Main Bazar Islamgrah||05827-423937||Yes|
Residents and tourists can also use Money gram services offered by BAJK. There are also western union services in town of Islamgarh.
If you’re from Islamgarh & 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.