According to population Kishtwar is the biggest town in District Doda.Situated on the banks of the Chenab the town has remained very famous for its natural beauty, religious places and political supremacy.
Kishtwar is situated 280 kilometers far from Srinagar, 299 kilometer from Jammu and 59 kilometer from pul Doda. In 1981 the area of Notified Area Committee, Kishtwar , was 0.63 square kilometer, which has expanded much during the last 21 years. According to the census of 1981 the total number of houses was 1167, which has now reached almost 2500 because of big colonies of Dulhasti Project have also benn formed during this period. Among religious places Darbar e Faridiya and Darbar eAsrariya are very famous. In addition to Jamia Masjid there are Masjid Bazar,Masjid Kamgar,Masjid Faridiya,Masjid Asraria,Abu Bakr Masjid, Bayt-ul Mukaram Masjid and Gorian Mohalla Masjid in the town.Hindu Tamples are in Sarkot, Bagwan Mohalla,and Brahman Mohalla and Sikh Gurudwara Is near Dharamshala.
The Kishtwar Town is central to this area. There is hustle and bustle during daytime. The number of vehicles is increasing day by day. There are two bus stands in the town. There is a small aerodrome outside the town, where the aeroplane often lands on SOS basis, Zanskar is situated to the north of Kishtwar, Himachal to its east,Doda/Bhaderwah to the south and Anantnag to the west of the Kishtwar Kishtwar town is 1634 feet or 530 meters above the sea level. This area is situated between 75.46 Longitude ease and 33.19 Latitude north.The velley Kishtwar is about 7 to 8 kilometers long and 4 to 5 kilometers wide .The total area of Chowgan is 520 Kanals or 165 acres.
(source:jktourism.org). The address of Kishtwar Town & City, Jammu is Kishtwar, Jammu & Kashmir
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