Maidan Shar

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Maidan Shar
میدان ښار
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 | change source]

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

Education[change | change 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]

References[change | change source]