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Afghanistan introduced Postal Codes/ZIP codes in 2011 in a press conference held in Kabul.They are managed by Afghan Post, the national public postal service under the direction of Afghan Ministry of Communications and Information Technology.
Afghanistan postal codes are four digits (NNNN). The first two digits (ranging from 10–43) correspond to the province, while the last two digits correspond either to the city/delivery zone (range 01–50) or to the district/delivery zone (range 51–99).
Postal code for Kabul are as below:
|Province||Location||Delivery Zones||Postal Code|
|Kabul||Kabul City||Central Post Office||1001|
|Kabul||Kabul City||Darul Aman||1004|
|Kabul||Kabul City||Sayed Noor Mohammad Shah Mina||1005|
|Kabul||Districts||Mir Bacha Kot||1063|
Postal code for Nangarhar are as below:
|Province||Location||Delivery Zones||Postal Code|
|Nangarhar||Districts||Pachir Wa Agam||2654|
Why Theresa is not a postal code mentioned for dasht e barchi ( 6th,13th and 18th police departments).
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