Pul-i-Alam

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Pul-i-Alam
Dari: پل علم
City
Pul-i-Alam in 2007
Pul-i-Alam in 2007
Pul-i-Alam is located in Afghanistan
Pul-i-Alam
Pul-i-Alam
Coordinates: 33°58′51″N 69°02′06″E / 33.98083°N 69.03500°E / 33.98083; 69.03500Coordinates: 33°58′51″N 69°02′06″E / 33.98083°N 69.03500°E / 33.98083; 69.03500
Country  Afghanistan
Province Logar
Elevation 1,922 m (6,306 ft)
Population (2006)
 • Total 108,000
Time zone UTC+4:30

Pul-i-Alam (Persian/Pashto: پل علم) is the provincial capital of Logar Province, Afghanistan as well as of Pul-i-Alam District. The population of Pul-i-Alam is estimated to be around 108,000, which is composed of ethnic Pashtuns and Tajiks.

Pul-i-Alam has undergone massive reconstruction work after the fall of Taliban government.

A provincial reconstruction team PRT Logar of the Czech Republic is based in Pul-i-Alam.

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