Kohistan District, Badakhshan

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Kohistan District
Kohistan District was formed within Ragh District in 2005
Kohistan District was formed within Ragh District in 2005
Country Afghanistan
ProvinceBadakhshan
DistrictKohistan District, Badakhshan
Government
 • TypeDistrict council
Population
 • Estimate 12,000

Kohistan District (Persian: شهرستان کوهستان‎, Šahrestâne Kuhistân) is one of the 29 districts of Badakhshan Province in eastern Afghanistan. It was created in 1995 from part of Ragh District and is home to approximately 35,000 residents.

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Coordinates: 37°25′42″N 70°40′58″E / 37.42833°N 70.68278°E / 37.42833; 70.68278