Nimruz Province

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Coordinates: 31°00′N 62°30′E / 31.0°N 62.5°E / 31.0; 62.5
Nimruz (نیمروز)
Province
Country Afghanistan
Capital Zaranj
 - coordinates 31°00′N 62°30′E / 31.0°N 62.5°E / 31.0; 62.5
Area 41,005 km² (15,832 sq mi)
Population 170,000 (2010)
Density 5.634 /km² (15 /sq mi)
Governor Abdul Karim Brahui
Timezone UTC+4:30
Main languages Balochi
Pashto
Persian
Map of Afghanistan with Nimruz highlighted
Map of Afghanistan with Nimruz highlighted

Nimruz (Balochi/Pashto/Persian: نیمروز ) is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan. It is in the southwest of the country on the borders of Iran and Pakistan. There are about 170,00 people in the Province. A lot of the Provice is covered by the desert area of Dashti Margo.

Districts[change | change source]

Districts of Nimruz
Districts of Nimruz Province
District Capital Population Area[1]
Chahar Burjak 8,080
Chakhansur 11,165
Kang 13,514
Khash Rod 35,381
Zaranj Zaranj (capital city) 49,851

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