Azad Jammu Kashmir

List of Banks in Shonthar Glacier (Azad Jammu Kashmir)

Shonthar Glacier is one of the most significant glaciers of Azad Kashmir region in Northern Pakistan. Tourists come from far and wide to cast their glance on this majestic glacier standing proudly in the Himalayas. Also, this glacier is even studied in foreign universities by students with related subjects. The term “Large Valley Glacier” is used for Shonthar Glacier. Due to its characteristics, it can cause avalanches over time. Also, Shonthar Glacier is categorized in the 4000-4,500 meter range. There is no population around Shonthar Glacier however at a distance of some kilometers there are some villages in which there is some population present. The population in these villages surrounding Shonthar Glacier speaks Pashto and Urdu and like most of the villages in Northern Pakistan, they depend upon tourism and local businesses as a source of income. In the winters, the weather is extremely cold and the population surrounding Shonthar Glacier moves to other relatively warmer cities.

Below is a list of the available banking services in Shonthar Glacier for any sort of financial transactions like sending or receiving money:

Name Branch Code Address Phone Number ATM Facility
Bank Al Falah 0282 DC Chowk, Chillas 0321-9967923 Yes

The available ATM services have also been listed above for the utility of anyone visiting Shonthar Glacier.

If you are from someplace around Shonthar Glacier, it is requested to share any missing information like some other banks present in the area or missing phone numbers in the comments section below so that others may also benefit from it.


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