Kathua PIN Codes - List of Pincodes of Kathua


Below is a comprehensive list of 20 areas and 8 talukas under Kathua district of Jammu Kashmir. The detail includes pin code of each area with postal office type, taluka name, district name etc.

Kathua District

Kathua district is one of 22 administrative districts that comprise the state of Jammu and Kashmir under Indian rule. It is surrounded by Jammu to the northwest, the Doda and Udhampur districts to the north, the state of Himachal Pradesh to the east, Punjab to the south, and Pakistan's working boundary to the west. Its terrain is diverse, consisting of rich agricultural areas along the Punjab/Kashmir border, plains sweeping eastward to the foothills of the Himalaya, and a mountainous Pahari region in the east.

Kathua district is divided into 8 blocks:Bani, Barnoti, Basholi, Billawar, Duggan, Ghagwal, Hiranagar, Kathua and Lohai Malhar. It has approximately 512 villages.

The traditional language of Kathua is Dogri. The Pahari languages are prevalent in the mountainous area of the east. The principal media of education are English, Hindi, and Urdu.

In a Muslim majority state, Kathua, like the Jammu district, is overwhelmingly Hindu, Total Population is 6.15 Lacs (Census of India 2001), Hinduism practiced by 91%, Muslims 7% and Sikhs 2%.

A relatively safe regional pocket, Kathua was spared the decade-long insurrection sparked by the Khalistan separatist movement in Punjab State on the Indian side of Punjab region that ended in the early 1990s, just to its south, and the ongoing Terrorism in Kashmir Valley further to the north, beginning in the 1980s.

List of Talukas in Kathua, Jammu Kashmir


Below is map of Kathua, Jammu Kashmir. Click to open in Google Maps.

Map of Kathua, Jammu Kashmir

Kathua City

Kathua (kəˈθʊə) (Dogri/Pahari/Hindi: कठुआ) is a city and a Municipal Council in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. The word "Kathua" is derived from the word "Thuan" in Dogri which means "Scorpions". Some believe that its name is derived from the name of Rishi Kashyap who disguised himself as a tortoise (kashua) for strong meditation. Kathua is also called 'the city of Sufis' owing to the presence of large number of Sufi Shrines of Peers.


Area PIN Codes in Kathua District

Below is list of 141 areas in Kathua district of Jammu Kashmir state.

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PIN Code Area Taluka District Postal Status
184101 Kathua pin code Kathua Kathua Head Office
184102 Dilwan pin code Jammu Kathua Branch Office
184102 Govindasr pin code Kathua Kathua Branch Office
184102 Kathua pin code Kathua Kathua Sub Office
184102 Jarai pin code Kathua Kathua Branch Office
184102 Kharote pin code Kathua Kathua Branch Office
184102 Krishnanagar pin code Kathua Kathua Branch Office
184102 Mehtabpur pin code Kathua Kathua Branch Office
184102 Parliwand pin code Kathua Kathua Branch Office
184104 Changran pin code Kathua Kathua Branch Office
184104 Jakhbar pin code Kathua Kathua Branch Office
184104 Janglote pin code Kathua Kathua Branch Office
184104 Kothera pin code Jammu Kathua Branch Office
184104 Logate pin code Kathua Kathua Branch Office
184104 Mini Sectt Kathua pin code Kathua Kathua Sub Office
184104 Rakh Lachhipura pin code Kathua Kathua Branch Office
184121 Mawa pin code Hiranagar Kathua Branch Office
184141 Ghagwal pin code Hiranagar Kathua Sub Office
184141 Jatwal pin code Hiranagar Kathua Branch Office
184141 Naran pin code Hiranagar Kathua Branch Office

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