List of Banks in Kotli (AJK)

Kotli is a major town and district headquarters of Tehsil & district Kotli in Azad Jammu Kashmir. This town is located about 80 kms north east of Mirpur city on Kotli-Mirpur road. According to the current survey done by the AJK government total population of Mirpur City is just over 25000. Weather in this area is comparatively colder and lots of snow in winter.

This town is sitting at the bank of Poonch River that runs through the mountains at a very high speed. As water flows at downward at a very high speed from top of the mountain that gives breathe taking view of the valley. Kotli is a major town and an industrial state in AJK. There are lots of small industries that provide employment for locals and other people moved from the surrounding villages and other remote places from AJK. There are lots of hospitals with a very well managed ambulance services, high schools for boys and girls, and a University of Management Sciences and Information Technology which is for boys and girls. Literacy rate in Kotli is very high as compared to the other cities in Pakistan. This city is located about 40 kms from the border of AJK and Indian Occupied Kashmir. In 1947 during Indo-Pak separation indian army reached up to kotli and locals evacuated the town and then in 1948 with the help of Pakistan Army and other tribes from NWFP helped locals to get their home town back from Indian army.

Kotli has a very rich history, many royal families have lived here in different times, like Raja Mangal Pal. In 2005 earthquake Kotli was among the most devastating areas damaged by the earthquake. But people developed this town again right from the scratch. Main source of living is agriculture and tourism. There are lots of hotels and guest houses with the tour guide facility. This town in surrounded by lush green mountains and many houses and hotels have been built by locals on hilly mountains. Many locals have settled in United Kingdom and Middle East and they send money to their home town as a foreign remittance and invest in its development, infrastructure, and house building. Housing market in Kotli is rising rapidly.

Following is the list of banks for any type of banking need like sending money to Kotli or receiving money in kotli:

Name Branch Code Address Phone Number ATM Facility
National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) 0441 Main Branch Kotli Teh & Distt. Kotli AJK 05826-920237 Yes
National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) 1848 Distt court Branch Teh & distt Kotli AJK 05826-920230 Yes
Habib Bank Limited (HBL) 1809 KHASRA NO.607 BALYA SHAHEED CHOWK Kotli 05826-442996, 445393 Yes
Habib Bank Limited (HBL) 0536 KHASRA NO 674 MAIN BAZAR KOTLI 05826-446823, 443330 Yes
United Bank Limited (UBL) 1107 Gulistan plaza Pindi road Kotli. AJK 05826-443272 Yes
United Bank Limited (UBL) 0224 Old bas adda main bazar Kotli AJK 05826-443188 Yes
United Bank Limited (UBL) 1668 Khasra # 835 Roli cross Kotli AJK 05826-920479 Yes
United Bank Limited (UBL) 0856 Khasra # 919 Gulhar Sharif Gulhar cross Kotli AJK 05826-448118 Yes
Bank of Azad Jammu Kashmir (BAJK) 0005 Rawalpindi-Poonch road Kotli AJK 05826 920241 No
Muslim Commercial Bank (MCB) 0607 Shop No.413, Altaf Fazal Market, Pindi Road, Kotli A.K. Tehsil & District Kotli A.K 05826-443955 Yes
Askari Bank Limited(AKBL) 0243 Al Zamin Plaza, Rawalpindi Road, Kotli, Azad Kashmir 05826-447917 Yes
JS Bank 9034 Fazal-e-Alam Plaza, Hafiz Aslam Road, Kotli, Azad Kashmir 05826-448228 Yes
Meezan Bank 9820 Moza Pang Piran, Pindi Road, Tehsil & Distt , Kotli Azad Kashmir 05826-444673-4 Yes
Bank Alfalah Limited (BAL) 0000 Aashiq Hussain Plaza, Ground Floor, Bank Road, Kotli, Azad Jammu & Kashmir 05826-448393-94 Yes

Above is the list of ATM services in Kotli. You can also send money to Kotli or Receive money in Kotli by using Western Union and Money Gram services.

If you’re from Kotli & 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.

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