Dhamtour

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Dhamtour
Union Council
Dhamtore is in Abbottabad District
Coordinates: 34°7′59″N 73°16′0″E / 34.13306°N 73.266667°E / 34.13306; 73.266667Coordinates: 34°7′59″N 73°16′0″E / 34.13306°N 73.266667°E / 34.13306; 73.266667
Country Pakistan
Province Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
District Abbottabad
Tehsil Abbottabad
Government
 • Naib Nazim Sajid Mehmood
Population
 • Total 18,493

Dhamtour is a Union Council in Abbottabad District in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan[1]

Location[change | edit source]

Dhamtour is at 34°7'60N 73°16'0E at a height of 1110 metres (3645 feet) [2]. It is to the west of Abbottabad city, and borders Sheikh-ul-Bandi to the north and Nagri Bala to the south.

History[change | edit source]

Dhamtour is an ancient city and there used to be markets here before British rule Dhamtore used to be a main market and business centre for the surrounding areas.

Tribes[change | edit source]

Most of the people in this area are from the Jadoon tribe, other tribes include, Mughals,Kashmiri Qazi, Syeds, and Awans.

Subdivisions[change | edit source]

The Union Council of Dhamtour is divided into the following areas: Banda Bazdar, Bandi Shoalian, Dhamtour, Guldhok, Jaswal, Nagaki, and Ukhreela[1].

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