Discussion, pictures, reviews and useful details of Karachi's landmark Casino (Intersection), including location map, user ratings and similar nearby places.3/5(11). KARACHI: Karachi, Pakistan's biggest and most diverse city, was once home to a famous nightclub scene where alcohol flowed freely and luminaries from the world of jazz played to packed crowds eager for a taste of Western culture. Today, a new generation is seeking to revive the partying traditions. The casino # Karachi in s: On the site where Pakistan’s largest shopping mall stands today (in Karachi’s Sea View area), there was once a stylish building erected between It was a widespread structure which was supposed to be the country’s first major casino.
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In , this polarisation came out with a force when the economy began to fold and a wave of angry religious conservatism began to sweep the country. It was an impressive and imposing structure with a huge hall where gambling tables and machines were placed. Eddied Sep 26, pm. What was their contribution besides abandonment? The Exotic Orient Sep 11, pm. A booming economy based on the continuous flow of financial aid arriving from the US and Saudi Arabia and generated by a somewhat anarchic form of capitalism paralleled urban prosperity with growing class disparities. Thanks to the writer to highlight the indoor events like these but unfortunately in favor of these un-islamic events.
KARACHI: Karachi, Pakistan's biggest and most diverse city, was once home to a famous nightclub scene where alcohol flowed freely and luminaries from the world of jazz played to packed crowds eager for a taste of Western culture.
In a room decorated with chandeliers, several hundred guests are letting their hair down. The music is loud and the bar is busy. A young female DJ, tanned and tattooed, is in control of the beats. Men dressed in suits and ties chain smoke as they listen to the electro-funk of Daft Punk, as women in slinky dresses strut across the dance floor.
The partygoers are from a generation that tasted the freedom of a foreign university and overseas travel before returning home to Pakistan. Before the creeping religious radicalisation from the late s that fundamentally altered the country, Pakistan's nightlife was legendary. The golden-era began in the s and rolled on until prohibition in , which was followed by a slew of policies that drastically altered society.
Alcohol flowed freely in downtown bars and American jazz musicians Dizzie Gillespie and Duke Ellington played to huge crowds. Clubs such as Playboy, Excelsior, Oasis, Samar, Club all competed to be the place to be seen by Karachi's hip young crowd. Gesturing at the carpark, he said: "That used to be a club and a disco. It hurts to think about it now.
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The land for it was allotted by the Z. Bhutto regime to an entertainment business tycoon, Tufail Sheikh, who already owned a hotel and a nightclub in the city.
The idea was to construct a giant casino to attract rich Arab sheikhs to Karachi after a civil war had broken out in Beirut.
Beirut, before the war, had been a favourite haunt of rich Arabs and Americans frequenting its casinos. The casino was completed in April It was an impressive and imposing structure with a huge hall where gambling tables and machines were placed.
The casino also had bars, restaurants, guest rooms and a nightclub. The Bhutto regime was expecting a windfall of foreign exchange and a booming entertainment and hoteling industry to emerge around the casino.
In March , the Bhutto regime got cornered by a violent protest movement by a right-wing alliance of opposition parties. In April, he agreed to their demand of closing down nightclubs, gambling at horse racing and the sale of alcoholic beverages to Muslims.
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