Model Town Humak
- Please note: Humak is also the name of the Union Council governing this town, as well as the nearby Kotha Kalan and Naizian
is a suburb town of Islamabad, Pakistan
started in 1984. Located in Islamabad Capital Territory
on Kahuta Road, Model Town is situated on Humak village land near the Swaan River
The area was formerly a jungle. According to the District Rawalpindi
gazette of 1893, Humak was on the main railway line from Jhelum
; those lines have since been relocated. The community now has more than 1500 homes laid out in an organised way, following the map provided by Capital Development Authority
Sectors of Model Town Humak
Model Town Humak has three sectors, named in the local Urdu
- Humak Sharqi (Eastern Humak)
- Humak Gharbi (Western Humak)
- Humak Zimni (Humak extension)
Schools and mosques
are abundant throughout the town, with one in Humak Zimni being particularly prominent due to its large graveyard.
"Children Welfare School" is one of the government schools responsible for educating and training of children up to age seven.
Humak Sharqui is located on the eastern entrance to the town and is the oldest sector. The area is mostly residential, having very few commercial areas.
The western region of Humak is mostly commercial
This sector was developed after the above-mentioned sectors as an extension of Humak. Its back concides with the "Defence Housing Authority... Read More