Maimay District

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Maimay District
ولسوالی مایمی
Jamrj-e Bala is one of the towns of Badakhshan province Afghanistan, And capital Maimay District In Darvaz (region) And beside Panj River is located
Jamrj-e Bala is one of the towns of Badakhshan province Afghanistan, And capital Maimay District In Darvaz (region) And beside Panj River is located
Maimay District The Darwaz maps Badakhshan
Maimay District The Darwaz maps Badakhshan
Maimay District is located in Afghanistan
Maimay District
Maimay District
Maimay District Location in Afghanistan
Coordinates: 38°16′50″N 71°19′28″E / 38.28056°N 71.32444°E / 38.28056; 71.32444Coordinates: 38°16′50″N 71°19′28″E / 38.28056°N 71.32444°E / 38.28056; 71.32444
Country  Afghanistan
Province Badakhshan
Region Darwaz
Capital Jamarj-e Bala
Population
 • Total 12,000
Time zone + 4:30

Maimay Persian: مایمی‎ is a district in Region Darwaz Badakhshan Province, Afghanistan. It was created in 2005 from part of Darwaz District. It is home to approximately 12,000 residents The district was historically part of the Darwaz principality, a semi-independent statelet. This is district borders with the Kuf Ab, Raghistan, Shighnnan, Nusay, And with Districts of Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Province,  Tajikistan. Including the Vanj, Rushon, Shughnon. The district was historically part of the Darwaz principality, a semi-independent statelet ruled by a mir.[1]

Friendship Bridge between  Afghanistan and  Tajikistan In vanj region's and Maimay.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Seymour Becker. Russia’s Protectorates in Central Asia: Bukhara and Khiva, 1865-1924. Cambridge: Harvard University Press. 1968.

External links[edit]

  • Map at the Afghanistan Information Management Services