District Haveli (Kahutta) newly formed
district remained subdivision of district Bagh before July 15th 2009.
It is situated at distance of 162 kilometers from Muzaffarabad, capital
of AJ&K and at distance of 250Kilometers from Rawalpindi. Its total
area is 598 Sq. Kms. According to census of 1998, its total population
is 0.112 million. Annual growth rate is 2.00%. Administratively this
district has two subdivisions, Haveli and Khurshid Abad. District
Haveli enjoys sixty percent literacy rate. Rich fertile land of
Haveli is famous for brave and diligent tribes. Roads are metalled and
a 4MW Hydel power project is under way at Chanjel. Overall culture is
farming anyhow most of the people are related with teaching profession
while a reasonable percentage serving the country adopting the
professions of army, police, judiciary, civil bureaucracy and
politician as well. Large numbers of people are in foreign who are
earning there and increasing the revenue of their own country. Region
has sound historical background as it served as a safe route between
Poonch and Seri nagger during Mughal regime. This region is well-known
for inhabitants who are bold, hard worker and very patriotic.
Geographically district Haveli is covered with high mountains and Nalla
Bettar flows in the center. It has many picnic points like Bedori Peak
(17000 feet high from sea level). Hajji Peer Pass, Hillan valley and
Ali Abad are presenting a most eye catcher view for tourists. People
from all parts of the country come here in summer and spring seasons.
The region is popular for all weather fruits, crops, dry fruits and pure
Honey. Forward Kahutta is the districts headquarter where as Plangi,
South and East Hallan, Bedi and kala Mula are the prominent places.
Beautiful mountainous view of Kala Mula is also famous for living place
of spiritual Baba Qaim Din and Bajji Alf Din. It is also known as the
house of natural honey and wall nuts.