Urozgan Province

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Coordinates: 32°48′N 66°00′E / 32.8°N 66.0°E / 32.8; 66.0
Urozgan (اروزګان)
Province
Wheat fields in Uruzgan province.jpg
Country Afghanistan
Capital Tarinkot
 - coordinates 32°48′N 66°00′E / 32.8°N 66.0°E / 32.8; 66.0
Area 22,696 km² (8,763 sq mi)
Population 314,000 (2006) [1]
Timezone UTC+4:30
Main language Pashto
Map of Afghanistan with Urozgan highlighted
Map of Afghanistan with Urozgan highlighted

Urōzgān (Pashto: اروزګان), also spelled Uruzgan, Oruzgan or Rōzgān (Pashto: روزګان), is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan. Its capital is Tarinkot. Most of the province is mountains.

Districts[change | change source]

Districts of Urozgan Province
District Capital Population Area[2] Notes
Chora 72,000
Deh Rawud Deh Rawood 78,750
Gizab 59,000
Khas Urozgan 80,000
Shahidi Hassas (Cahar Chineh) 84,000
Tarinkot Tarinkot 100,000

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