Tehsils in Punch district:

About Punch district:

Punch is a district in Jammu and Kashmir state, India. The total area of the district is 1,674 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 476820 living in houses, among them male population is 252240 and female population is 224580. Sex ratio of the district is 893 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 66.74%.

Punch district vehicle registration code is JK 12. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Poonch.

Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1to 100 units = Rs.1.54 per unit
  • 101 to 200 units = Rs.2.00 per unit
  • 201 to 400 units = Rs.3.00 per unit
  • 401 and above units = Rs.3.20 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Lohri, Baisakhi, Navaratri, ramnavami, Maha Shivaratri, Diwali, Chaitre Chaudash , Basant Panchami and Ramzan are the major festivals celebrated in Punch district.

Punch Cuisine:

Rogan Josh, Yakhni, Dum Olav, Matschgand, Kashmiri Muji Gaad, Aab Gosht, Goshtaba, Modur Pulav, Lyodur Tschaman, Momos, Thukpa, Skyu, Khambir, Paba and Tangdur, Thenthuk, Morel, Palov, Madra, Oria, Maani, Khameera, Katha Meat, Shasha, Kasrod, Timru-di-Chatni,Shiri Pulav, Mitha Bhat are few of the many varieties of Punch.

Top tourist places in Punch:

Places of interest in Punch:

punch fort, punch memorial are the major tourist attractions of the district.


Rice, maize, wheat, pulses, fodder, oil seeds, potato and barley are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Punch district:

Insurance Companies in Punch:

Lawyers (Advocates) in Punch:

Blood banks in Punch:

  • District Hospital , District Hospital, Poonch

Trading companies in Punch:

Hotels in Punch:

  • Haveli Lodge Hotel, Above State Bank Of India Near Poonch Bus Stand Poonch, Jammu & Kashmir
  • Anand Hotel, Poonch, 185101
  • R.K.Hotel, Near Bus Stand, Poonch, Jammu & Kashmir

Theatres in Punch district:


Tehsil in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Haveli 132767 71538 61229
Mandi 77947 41365 36582
Mendhar 141366 73297 68069
Surankote 124755 65699 59056
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches