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Old and new names of Karachi streets
By:Muhammad Rafi. Karachi
Date: Saturday, 21 October 2017, 10:14 am

Anselm Joseph has done a wonderful job of collecting old & new names of various streets & roads of Karachi:-

These are:-

Old Names - New Names:-

Atmaram Street -Bagh-e-Zohra Road;

Barnes Street -Jamila Street;

Bonus Street -Fatima Jinnah Road;

Bunder Road -M. A. Jinnah Road;

Burnes Road -Mohammad Bin Qasim Road;

Clark Road -Shahrah-e-Iraq;

Clifton Road -Khayaban-e-Iqbal;

Commissariat Road- Kiyani Shaheed Road;

Connaught Road- Chaudhry Rehmat Ali Road;

Cowel Road -Sarmad Road;

Drigh Road -Shara-e-Faisal;

Elphinstone Street -Zaibunnisa Street;

Embankment Road- Nawab Mahabat Khan Road;

Frere Road- Shahrah-e-Liaquat;

Frere Street -Dr. Daudpota Road;

Garden Road- Sir Aga Khan III Road;

Gizri Road -Chaudhry Khaliquzzaman Road;

Golf Club Road- McLallan Road;

Grant Road -Hasrat Mohani Road;

Harchandrai Road- Hussain Bhai Bandukwala
Road & Siddiq Wahab Road;

Harris Road -Aga Khan Road;

Havelock Road -Aiwan-e-Sadr Road;

Hiradharam Road -Mohammad Ali Bogra Road;

Hira Lal Ganatra Road- Aslam Road;

Hospital Road -Rafiqui Shaheed Road;

Ingle Road- M.R. Kiyani Road;

Inverarity Road- Sarwar Shaheed Road;

Kattyan Road -Stock Exchange Road;

Kingsway -Shahrah-e-Kamal Ata Turk;

Kutchery Road - Dr. Ziauddin Ahmed Road;

Lawrence Road -Nishtar Road ;

Lidbetter Road- Japani Road;

Mansfield Street -Syedna Burhanuddin Road ;

McLeod Road- I.I.Chundrigar Road ;

Napier Road -Shahrah-e-Altaf Hussain;

Napier Street -Mir Karamali Talpur Road;

Newnham Road -Fakhr Matri Road ;

Princess Street- Chand Bibi Street ;

Queens Road -Moulvi Tamizuddin Khan Road;

Queensway -Shahrah-e-Iraq;

Ramachandra Temple Road -Babar Street;

Rampart Road -Adamji Dawood Road;

Scandal Point Road- Club Road;

Solomon David Road -Suleman Dawood Road ;

Somerset Street -Raja Ghazanfar Ali Road;
Srichand Vishindas Road -Haji Kassim Sommra Street;

Tahilram K. Road -G. Allana Road ;

Udhavdas V. Street -Soomra Gali ;

Victoria Road -Abdullah Haroon Road;

Vishwanath Patel Road- Aslam Road; &

Wood Street -Talpur Road.

Edited By Munawar Opel.

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Old and new names of Karachi streets
Muhammad Rafi. Karachi -- Saturday, 21 October 2017, 10:14 am
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