Chishti Sharif District

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Chishti Sharif

چشت شریف
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Chishti Sharif
Location within Afghanistan
Coordinates: 34°21′12″N63°44′28″E / 34.3533°N 63.7411°E / 34.3533; 63.7411
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Province Herat Province
 (2012) [1]

Chishti Sharif District is the most easterly district in Herat Province, Afghanistan, situated along the Hari River and one of its northern tributaries. It borders with Obe District to the west, Badghis Province to the north and Ghor Province to the east and south. The population was estimated at 23,100 in 2012. [1] The district administrative center is the village of Chishti Sharif.



The district contains 170 km of gravel roads. [2]

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  1. 1 2 "Settled Population of Herat Province" (PDF). Central Statistics Organization. Retrieved 31 December 2015.
  2. "Herat Provincial Profile" (PDF). Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development. Retrieved 31 December 2015.