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Puli Khumri

Coordinates: 35°57′N 68°42′E / 35.950°N 68.700°E / 35.950; 68.700
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Puli Khumri
پل خمری
Puli Khumri is located in Afghanistan
Puli Khumri
Puli Khumri
Location in Afghanistan
Coordinates: 35°57′N 68°42′E / 35.950°N 68.700°E / 35.950; 68.700
CountryAfghanistan
ProvinceBaghlan Province
DistrictPuli Khumri District
Elevation
2,083 ft (635 m)
Population
 (2002)
 • Total60,000 (est)
Time zoneUTC+4:30

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

References

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