Hesa Awal Kohistan District

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Hesa Awal Kohistan District
Hesa Awal Kohistan District (in Orange)
Hesa Awal Kohistan District (in Orange)
Country Afghanistan
Region Kapisa Province
Capital Kohistan
 • Total 60,300

Hesa Awal Kohistan District is a new district, created from the bigger Kohistan District in Kapisa Province, Afghanistan. The district center is Kohistan. The population is 60,300 (2006), mostly Tajik.


The Kohistani Tajiks were the most powerful and best organized groups that fought against the British occupation of Kabul in 1879 to 1880.[1]

See also


  1. ^ Chisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). "Kohistan" . Encyclopædia Britannica. 15 (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press. p. 886.

External links

  • Kohistani.Com - District Photo Gallery
  • Kohistan Discussion Forum
  • Kohistan Chat Room
  • Kohistan Web Site

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