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 25,999

Dhamtour or Dhamtor(Pashto: دھمتوڑ, Urdu: دھمتوڑ) is situated at about 6 km towards east of Abbottabad Hazara, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan known as largest village and union concil of Abbottababad.Dhamtour is a Union Council in Abbottabad District in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan[1] people are very loving and religious... and the thing which is inseparable is they are social and political also....!!Language is pure Hindko which is the traditional mother tongue of Hazara division. They are rich in culture and traditions. Dhamtour village is the gate way to many natural beauty places like Murree, Nathiagali, Dongagali....and most famous picnic spot of Abbottabad i.e Harnoi.. union council located in Abbottabad District in the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan.

Location[change | change 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 | change 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 | change source]

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

Subdivisions[change | change 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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