Mallot is a small, beautiful and historic town in Tehsil & district Bagh in Azad Jammu Kashmir. Mallot is located about 18kms Nortn west of City of Bagh, and about 15kms south-east of Dhirkot. Mallot is considered as the centre point of four union councils which include Thub, Mallot, Jaglari and Rangla. It’s a very historic town with the rich history of different tribes in the area such as Mughals, Rajpots, Hashmis, Narmas, Khakha’s, Abbasi’s and many other small tribes which took part in the development of this small town. Current population of the Union Council of Msallot is about 12000 and is still increasing as its very important town among the neighboring villages. Weather in Mallot is Mild and pleasant in summer and extremely cold in winters.Mallot is very well connected to the major cities of AJK province. It is also connected to Rawalpindi via Bagh highway.
People from mallot are very hard working, this part of AJK province has comparatively higher literacy rate, which is about 85% which is considered very good. Most of the people in mallot work for Government of AJK, while others joined the military forces. And many people are successfully doing their business in the area. It’s a very good tourist spot as it gives the scenic and eye catching views of the valley. There are many hotels, and rest houses for the tourists to stay, most of these hotels are owned and operated by locals, as others are owned by businessmen from all over Pakistan.
There are many colleges and schools for both boys and girls, people here in mallot understand the importance of women education and they are supporting through Mallot Education Trust and different other organizations and privately owned and operated schools and colleges. There is an inter collge in the town for boys and girls, a degree college and different private schools are also contributing their part in raising the literacy rate in the area.
Although it’s a small town in AJK but is very much well developed with the help of locals who have migrated to Britain for better living. These people send money to Mallot and invest in better development and infrastructure in their home town. That results in lots of financial transactions like sending money or receiving money in Mallot. Following is the list of banks in Mallot for such financial transaction:
|Name||Branch Code||Address||Phone Number||ATM Facility|
|National Bank of Pakistan (NBP)||1716||Main Bazar Mallot The & Disst Bagh AJK||920905||Yes|
Above is the list of ATM services in Mallot. You can also send money to Mallot or receive money in Mallot by using Western Union services.
If you’re from Mallot & 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.