Puli Khumri

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Puli Khumri
پل خمری
Puli Khumri is located in Afghanistan
Puli Khumri
Location in Afghanistan
Coordinates: 35°57′N 68°42′E / 35.95°N 68.7°E / 35.95; 68.7Coordinates: 35°57′N 68°42′E / 35.95°N 68.7°E / 35.95; 68.7
Country  Afghanistan
Province Baghlan Province
District Puli Khumri District
Elevation 2,083 ft (635 m)
Population (2002)
 • Total 60,000 (est)
Time zone UTC+4:30

Puli Khumri (or Pul-i-Kumri) (Persian: پل خمری) is a city in northern Afghanistan. It is the capital of Baghlan Province and has a population of 60,000 (2002 official estimate).

References[change | change source]

  • Dupree, Nancy Hatch (1977) [1st Edition: 1970]. An Historical Guide to Afghanistan (2nd Edition, Revised and Enlarged ed.). Afghan Tourist Organization.