Ayni District

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Ayni District

Ноҳияи Айнӣ
Ноҳияи Айнӣ
Location of Ayni District in Tajikistan
Location of Ayni District in Tajikistan
Country Tajikistan
ProvinceSughd
CapitalAyni
Time zoneUTC+5 (TJT)
Postal code
735520
Area code(s)+992 3479
Websitehttp://aini.tj[permanent dead link]

Ayni District, also Aini District (Tajik: Ноҳияи Айнӣ, Nohiyayi Aynī), is a district in the southern part of Sughd province, Tajikistan, straddling the middle course of the Zeravshan River. Its capital is the town of Ayni (Tajik: Айнӣ), located on the Zeravshan.[1] Named after the Tajik national poet Sadriddin Ayni (Tajik: Садриддин Айнӣ). India established a base at Ayni in Tajikistan, which was used to assist the Northern Alliance during the Taliban regime.

Administrative divisions[edit]

The district is divided administratively into jamoats. They are as follows (and population).[2]

Jamoats of Aini District
Jamoat Population
Anzob 7016
Ayni 12131
Dardar 6534
Fondaryo 7310
Rarz 8507
Shamtuch 6055
Urmetan 14849
Zarafshan 57493

References[edit]

  1. ^ Republic of Tajikistan, map showing administrative division as of January 1, 2004, "Tojjikoinot" Cartographic Press, Dushanbe
  2. ^ "List of Jamoats". UN Coordination, Tajikistan. Archived from the original on 26 February 2012.

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