Today in this article we are going to give you complete information about Karachi In The Present.
Karachi after independence
The people of British Indian did not like being ruled by the british. They wanted to rule their country themselves! The Muslims in British India demanded their own country. On midnight of 14th August 1947, two independent countries, Pakistan and India came into being.
After independence, many Hindus left Karachi to go and live in India. Many more Muslims came from India to live in Karachi. Karachi was made the capital of Pakistan. Being the capital city many government workers came to live and work here. In a few years the number of people living in Karachi increased greatly. In 1960, Islamabad was made the capital of Pakistan. Karachi became the capital of Sindh.
Today, Karachi is a financial and industrial city. It has been the centre of the nation’s economy. Karachi, city and capital of Sindh province, southern Pakistan. It is the country’s largest city and principal seaport and is a major commercial and industrial centre. Karachi is located on the coast of the Arabian sea immediately northwest of the Indus river delta. As of 2019, Karachi has an estimated GDP(PPP) of $164 billion……In 2010, research by the global human resources company Mercer found Karachi to be the most inexpensive city in the world.
The largest shipping ports in pakistan are the port of Karachi and the nearby Qasim port.
Karachi is a centre of research in biomedicine with at least 30 public hospitals, 80 private hospitals and 12 medical colleges.
Karachi has a number of buildings and structures of varied architectural styles.
Cricket’s history in Pakistan predates the creation of the country in 1947. The first ever international cricket match in Karachi was held on 22 november 1935 between Sindh and Australia.
However, Karachi is one of pakistan’s most religiously diverse cities. However, it is such a beautiful city of pakistan. Karachi has many beautiful places where people enjoy. People from all over Pakistan live here, making Karachi a busy and lively city. Karachi is called the city of lights. Karachi welcomes all of them.