Khairpur District

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Khairpur District
خيرپور ضلعو
District
Map of Sindh with Khairpur District highlighted
Coordinates: 27°32′N 68°46′E / 27.533°N 68.767°E / 27.533; 68.767Coordinates: 27°32′N 68°46′E / 27.533°N 68.767°E / 27.533; 68.767
Country Pakistan
Province Sindh
Capital Khairpur
Established 1546
Government
 • District Commissioner Muhammad Abbas Baloch
Area
 • Total 15,910 km2 (6,140 sq mi)
Population (1998)
 • Total 1,515,000
 • Density 95.2/km2 (247/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+5)
Number of Tehsils 8
Sindh Dist KhairPur.svg

Khairpur District (Urdu: ضلع خیر پور) is a district in the Sindh province of Pakistan. The district has an area of 15,910 square kilometres and is headquartered at the city of Khairpur.

Administration[change | change source]

The district has eight Talukas (counties):