Laghman Province

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Laghman
لغمان
Province
The location of Laghman Province within Afghanistan
Coordinates: 34°40′N 70°12′E / 34.66°N 70.20°E / 34.66; 70.20Coordinates: 34°40′N 70°12′E / 34.66°N 70.20°E / 34.66; 70.20
Country  Afghanistan
Capital Mehtar Lam
Area
 • Total 3,843 km2 (1,484 sq mi)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 382,280
 • Density 99.474/km2 (257.64/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+4:30
Main languages [Pashto]

Laghman (Persian/Pashto: لغمان ) is one of the 34 provinces of Afghanistan. It is in the eastern part of Afghanistan. The capital is Mehtar Lam.

Districts[change | edit source]

Districts of Laghman Province
District Capital Population Area[2] Notes
Alingar 89,716
Alishing 68,153
Dawlat Shah 40,887
Mihtarlam 112,856
Qarghayi 70,688
Baad Pukh New District

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