Zaibunnisa Street

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Zaibunnisa (Zebunnissa, Zaib-un-Nissa) Street is a famous street in Karachi, Pakistan and located in the Saddar Town area in the heart of the city. It used to be one of the most prestigious shopping areas in Karachi before the newly-built shopping malls in the suburban areas of Karachi came along after the 1980s. Zaibunnisa Street shopping area is known for having a huge number of watch, clock and jewelry shops, popular and large clothing stores for women and men as well as shoe stores.[1][2]

The old name for Zaibunnisa Street was Elphinstone Street and it is right next to another popular and famous shopping area of Karachi, called Bohri Bazaar.[3][4]

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  1. ^ http://travel.hamariweb.com/Asia/Pakistan/Karachi/Shopping/Zaibunnisa-Street, Retrieved 3 April 2016
  2. ^ http://www.dawn.com/news/1233680, Zaibunnisa Street, Karachi- an article in Dawn newspaper, Published 18 Jan 2016, Retrieved 3 April 2016
  3. ^ http://pk.geoview.info/zaibunnisa_street,10386813w, Zaibunnisa Street location on geoview.info website, Retrieved 3 April 2016
  4. ^ http://pics.urduwire.com/shopping-places/zaibunnisa-shopping-street-saddar-karachi/, Article on Zaibunnisa Street with pictures on urduwire.com website, Retrieved 3 April 2016