Chagai District

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ضِلع چاغى
Chagai District ( Western Sanjrani Agency)
Former extent of Chagai District within Balochistan
Former extent of Chagai District within Balochistan
Country  Pakistan
Province  Balochistan
Division Quetta Division
Established 1896
Headquarters Dalbandin
 • District Chairman Dawood Jan Notezai
 • Total 44,748 km2 (17,277 sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+5)

Chagai District Westen Sanjrani Agency (also Chaghi) (Balochi: ضِلع چاغى‎‎), is the largest district of Pakistan and is located on the north west corner of Balochistan, Pakistan.[1]

According to the 1998 census, the total population in the Dalbandin and Taftan subdivision was 93,000, the majority of which (96%) had Balochi as a first language.[2]


Chagai District is administratively subdivided into the following tehsils and union councils:[1]

See also[edit]



  • 1998 District census report of Chagai. Census publication. 38. Islamabad: Population Census Organization, Statistics Division, Government of Pakistan. 1999. 

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Coordinates: 29°00′N 64°00′E / 29.000°N 64.000°E / 29.000; 64.000