Maidan Shar (Pashto: میدان ښار - Maidān Šhār; 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.
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.
References[change | edit source]
- http://www.mrrd.gov.af/nabdp/Provincial%20Profiles/Wardak%20PDP%20Provincial%20profile.pdf Wardak Provincial Profile - MRRD