Tando Muhammad Khan District
|Tando Muhammad Khan District
ضلع ٹنڈو محمدخان
ضلعو ٽنڊو محمد خان
|• Total||1,733.99 km2 (669.50 sq mi)|
|• Density||257/km2 (670/sq mi)|
|Time zone||PST (UTC+5)|
|Number of Tehsils||3|
Tando Muhammad Khan District (Urdu: ضلع ٹنڈو محمد خان, Sindhi: ضلعو ٽنڊو محمد خان) is a district in the southern part of Sindh province in Pakistan. In north of the district, Hyderabad and Tando Allahyar districts are located; Badin district lies on south and east; and West boundary is shared by district Thatta. The Indus River flows through Northwest. Tando Muhammad Khan district comprises three talukas viz. Tando Muhammad Khan (also the biggest town in the district), Bulri Shah Karim and Tando Ghulam Hyder.
The climate of the area is moderate. However. April, May and June are very hot during the day time. December and January are the coldest months with maximum and minimum temperatures of 30°C and 10°C respectively. Rainfall is highly erratic with an average of about 130 mm. The monsoon dominates from July to September.
70% of the district population is engaged in agriculture. Main crops grown in the district are: sugarcane, rice, wheat and cotton. Phuleli, Pinyari and Akram canal are the main source of water-reservoir for irrigation in this district.
- Bulri Shah Karim
- Tando Ghulam Hyder
- Tando Muhammad Khan
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