Kathar is a small village in Tehsil Dadyal of District Mirpur in Azad Jammu Kashmir Pakistan. It’s a beautiful village with lots of beautiful spot in the valley. It is located about 40kms north east of Dadyal city on Kotli road. Its new name is Kathar Dilawar khan which is after a great freedom fighter from Gukhur family during british occupation. And after partition Dilawar Khan joined Pakistan army and served as a commissioned officer, and he was person who was supported merging of AJK regiment with Pakistan army. It is also a very historic village with rich history of Sahu tribe in Azad Kashmir.
This village is surrounded by lots of hilly mountains and is sitting at the Khud River that runs through most of District Mirpur. According to current survey total population of Kathar is about 10000. Weather in this area is pretty mild in summer and light snowfall in winter. Main source of living is agriculture and livestock. Apple from this area goes to every part of the country as they produce one of the best apples.
Like rest of Mirpur district many inhabitants have moved out or migrated to United Kingdom and Middle East but they are still attached to their land and participate with their share in the development of Kathar and district Mirpur. Following is the list of banks for locals and tourists to complete any financial or banking transactions like sending money to Kathar or receiving money in Kathar:
|Name||Branch Code||Address||Phone Number||ATM Facility|
|Habib Bank Limited (HBL)||0256||Main bazar KATHAR DADYAL Mirpur AJK||05827-428035||No|
|United Bank Limited (UBL)||1215||Po & village Kathar dadyal mirpur AJK||05827-428081||Yes|
Above is the list of ATM services in kathar Dadyal. You can also send money to Kathar or receive money in Katha by using western union services. Money gram services are not available in this village.
If you’re from Kathar Dadyal & 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.