Qamber Shahdadkot District

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Qamber–Shahdadkot District
District
Map of Sindh with Qamber District highlighted
Map of Sindh with Qamber District highlighted
Country Pakistan
Province Sindh
Headquarters Qamber
Time zone PST (UTC+5)
Website www.sindh.gov.pk

Qamber Shahdadkot District (Sindhi: ضلع قمبر-شهدادڪوٽ) is a district of Sindh, Pakistan.

History[edit]

The district was split from Larkana District in December 2004. There was some controversy over the name of the district, with Qamber being favoured initially, but after protests from residents of Shahdadkot, it was renamed to Qamber-Shahdadkot District. The headquarters of the district is Qambar city.

Administration[edit]

Administratively it is subdivided into seven Talukas namely Qamber, Shahdadkot, Warah, Miro khan, Nasirabad, Qubo Saeed Khan and Sajawal. The district government comprises seven groups of offices i.e. No health, education, works and services, no finance and planning, No community development, revenue and agriculture besides district administration comprising a District Nazim (mayor), Naib Nazim (deputy mayor) and District Coordination Officer.

References[edit]

Coordinates: 27°35′21″N 68°00′00″E / 27.58917°N 68.00000°E / 27.58917; 68.00000