Jatlan is a very busy and beautiful city in Tehsil and district Mirpur in Azad Jammu Kashmir. City is located about 25 KM south east of Mangla Cantonment and best accessible route is Mangla-Jatlan road which runs along with Upper Jhelum canal. It is sitting very close to Jhelum River and Punjab-AJK border. Upper Jhelum canal runs through the town and makes is very much suitable for agriculture which further to grow more food for cattle. Current population of Jatlan is approximately 30,000.
As this city is very close to the Punjab border many people from Punjab moved to Azad Kashmir in early 60’s therefore case and tribe culture is mix in this part of AJK like Jatts, Gujjars, Rajpots, Arains, and little bit Pushtoon people. Another main reason for diversity of culture is that Jatlan is a very busy and geographically very important Market place for the neighboring villages in this part of AJK. City mostly consists of hilly mountains covered with lush green trees, and grass lands.
Many of the residents migrated to Norway, Middle east, and United Kingdom for a better living, which also helped this whole region. All those locals who live abroad send money to Jatlan as a foreign remittance and spend a lot on development in the area which escalated its population. For any financial or banking need like sending to receiving money in Jatlan, following is the list of banks:
|Name||Branch Code||Address||Phone Number||ATM Facility|
|National Bank of Pakistan (NBP)||1466||Jattan Branch Distt. Mirpur AK||05827-922760||Yes|
|Habib Bank Limited (HBL)||0649||PLOT NO.282 REHMAT PALZA JATLAN||05827-403266, 402367||Yes|
|United Bank Limited (UBL)||0567||Mangla-jatlan road Jatlan Mirpur AK||05827-442203||Yes|
|Bank of Azad Jammu Kashmir (BAJK)||0045||Main Bazar Jatlain District Mirpur A.K||05827-922764||No|
|Allied Bank of Pakistan (ABP)||KHASRA # 325, GHEELAY, MAIN BAZAR JATLAN,TEHSIL & DISTT. MIRPUR A.K., jatlan||05827-404142||Yes|
|Muslim Commercial Bank (MCB)||1589||Village & PO Jatlan, Tehsil & District Mirpur A.K.||05827-403511||Yes|
|Askari Bank Limited(AKBL)||0717||Main Bazar Jatlan AJ & K||05827-404346-47||Yes|
|JS Bank||Mangla Jatlan road Jatlan AJK||0800-01122||Yes|
Above is the List of ATM services in Jatlan. You can also send or receive money by using western union and money gram services.
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