<!-- See WikiProject Indian cities
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() or Pampur
is a town and a notified area committee
in Pulwama district
in the Indian
administered part of the state
of Jammu and Kashmir
Pampore is located at . It has an average elevation of 1,574 metres
). The town is situated on the eastern bank of Veth also known as Jehlum (in Urdu).
, Pampore had a population of 46,595. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Pampore has an average literacy rate of 59%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 69%, and female literacy is 49%. In Pampore, 7% of the population is under 6 years of age.Some nearby villages are Chandhara, Konibal, Shaheed Khalil-ul-Rehman Colony, Shaheed Sheikh Muzamil Link Road, Shaheed ed. Sheikh Azad Road,(Tul Bagh),Nambalbal,Drangbal, Kadalabal, Frestabal, Meej, Shaheed Saqib-Shuib Road, Zantraag,Dusso, Androssa, Gundbal,Ladhoo, Shar,Khrew and Wuyan,Gulzarpora (Chutlum)..
The town was home to two of the most famous Kashmiri poetesses Lala Ded and Habba Khatoon (commonly known as Zoon), the later lived in a village called Chandhara just outside PampoGa
Gausia Colony is also located in Namlabal pampore
In the recent years a number of religious seminaries, small and big, owing allegiance to different sects have sprung up in Pampore town. But in most of them the students are... Read More