Bakot is in Abbottabad district, the names of the neighbouring districts to Abbottabad are also shown
|Coordinates: Coordinates: |
|• Nazim||Nazir Ahmed Abbasi|
|• Naib Nazim||Zulfiqar Hussain|
Earthquake[change | change source]
Bakot was badly affected by the 2005 Pakistan earthquake, as the place where the earthquake happened was nearby.
Location[change | change source]
Bakot is in the east of Abbottabad District and is next to the Muzaffarabad and Bagh districts of Kashmir. It is also next the following Union Councils within Abbottabad District: to the north by Nambal, to the south by Berote Kalan and to the west by Phalkot, Namli Maira, Nagri Bala.
Subdivisions[change | change source]
The Union Council of Bakote is made up of three areas these are: Bakot, Moolia and Sagnal.