Karachi is Pakistan’s largest city. It is the most populous city in Pakistan, sixth most populous city proper in the world, and the 8th most populous metropolitan city in the
world. The city is Pakistan’s premier industrial and financial centre. Karachi is also Pakistan’s most cosmopolitan city. Situated on the Arabian Sea, Karachi serves as a transport hub, and is home to two of Pakistan’s two largest seaports, the Port of Karachi and Port Bin Qasim, as well as the busiest airport in Pakistan.
The area of Karachi has settled for agriculture, but in 1729, the town was set as a village named Kukchi. With the advent of the British East India company in the
middle of the 19th century, the deal greatly increased, which not only converts the city into a major port on large tasks, but also with its broader relay network Is connected At the time of distribution of British India, it was the largest city in Sindh, whose population was 400,000. After the independence of Pakistan, the population of the city took hundreds of thousands of Muslim refugees from India to dramatically. After Independence, the city attracted migrants from across Pakistan and South Asia, rapidly developing.
Karachi is one of Pakistan’s most secular and socially liberal cities. It is also the most linguistically, ethnically, and religiously diverse city in Pakistan. With a population of 14.9 million recorded in the 2017 Census of Pakistan, Karachi is considered to be the second largest city after Jakarta within the Muslim majority countries,and is the world’s 10th most populous urban agglomeration. Karachi is one of the world’s fastest growing cities, and has communities representing almost every ethnic group in Pakistan. Karachi is home to over 2 million Bangladeshi immigrants, 1 million Afghan refugees, and up to 400,000 Rohingyas from Myanmar.