Dina is named after a saint Baba Dina Shaeed whose tomb lies near GT road in the Domeli Mohalla. There were Hindus and Sikhs before the partition. It has a railway and police station as well. It is gate of Kashmir and there two colleges and two higher secondary schools int the city. Its complete history may be found in the book " Tareekh e Jhelum" By Mourakh E Jhelum Anjum Sultan Shahbaz.