Chachro

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Chachro
Tehsil
Chachro is located in Sindh
Chachro
Chachro
Chachro is located in Pakistan
Chachro
Chachro
Coordinates: 25°6′40″N 70°15′17″E / 25.11111°N 70.25472°E / 25.11111; 70.25472Coordinates: 25°6′40″N 70°15′17″E / 25.11111°N 70.25472°E / 25.11111; 70.25472
Country Pakistan
Province Sindh
District Tharparkar
Time zone PST (UTC+5)

Chachro is a taluka (tehsil) in the Tharparkar District of Sindh, Pakistan. It is located in the southeast corner of Pakistan, in the Thar Desert, along the Pakistan-India border.

Geography[edit]

Chachro is divided into three areas: Khahor, Kantho and Parkar. Residents speak the Dhatki language, as well as Sindhi, Urdu and Gujarati. The majority of the population is Muslim, the Hindu migrated to India after the independence of Pakistan in 1947.