|Elevation||1,592 m (5,223 ft)|
|• Official||Urdu, Kashmiri|
|Time zone||UTC+5:30 (IST)|
|Distance from Delhi||857 kilometres (533 mi)|
|Distance from Mumbai||2,182.4 kilometres (1,356.1 mi)|
Karan Nagar is the notified area and the town in the city of Srinagar in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. A portion of Karan Nagar in the name of Deewan Bagh was the first declared civil colony in 1942 by the former princely state government of Jammu and Kashmir. It is a posh locality of srinagar city. The famous SMHS hospital and Government Medical College is located here. It is located about 2 km from the commercial center of Kashmir.
The town had the decent population of Kashmiri Pandits before their exile in last decade of twentieth century. The town is named after the name Karan. At present Muslims dominate the population of the area at an estimated percentage of 99.9%.
The area is located Srinagar. The area is bounded by Lal Chowk towards South, Batmaloo towards West, Safa Kadal towards North and Nawabazar towards East.The area is situated at an elevation of 1592 m above mean sea level in Mumbai.2 km towards north from District headquarters of
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