Maidan Shar

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Maidan Shar
میدان ښار
Maidan Shar is located in Afghanistan
Maidan Shar
Location in Afghanistan
Coordinates: 34°27′N 68°47′E / 34.45°N 68.783°E / 34.45; 68.783Coordinates: 34°27′N 68°47′E / 34.45°N 68.783°E / 34.45; 68.783
Country  Afghanistan
Province Wardak Province
Time zone UTC+4:30

Maidan Shar (Pashto: میدان ښار - Maidān Šhār;[1][2][3] Persian: میدان شهر; also Maydan, Meydan, Maidan) is the capital of Wardak Province, Afghanistan. About 35,008 people live in the town as of 2003.[4]

Economy[change | edit source]

Most of the people in Maidan Shar do agriculture, livestock, gardening and trade. Many of the people are poor.

Education[change | edit source]

By the end of 2008, there were a total of 14 schools with about 9268 students. There were about 275 teachers teaching in these schools.[5]

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