Ayni District

Ayni District, also Aini District (Tajik: Ноҳияи Айнӣ, Nohiyayi Aynī), is a district in the southern part of Sughd province, Tajikistan, straddling the middle course of the Zeravshan River. Its capital is the town of Ayni (Tajik: Айнӣ), located on the Zeravshan.[1] Named after the Tajik national poet Sadriddin Ayni (Tajik: Садриддин Айнӣ). India established a base at Ayni in Tajikistan, which was used to assist the Northern Alliance during the Taliban regime.

Ayni District

Ноҳияи Айнӣ
Ноҳияи Айнӣ
Location of Ayni District in Tajikistan
Location of Ayni District in Tajikistan
Country Tajikistan
Time zoneUTC+5 (TJT)
Postal code
Area code(s)+992 3479
Websitehttp://aini.tj[permanent dead link]

Administrative divisionsEdit

The district is divided administratively into jamoats. They are as follows (and population).[2]

Jamoats of Aini District
Jamoat Population
Anzob 7016
Ayni 12131
Dardar 6534
Fondaryo 7310
Rarz 8507
Shamtuch 6055
Urmetan 14849
Zarafshan 57493


  1. ^ Republic of Tajikistan, map showing administrative division as of January 1, 2004, "Tojjikoinot" Cartographic Press, Dushanbe
  2. ^ "List of Jamoats". UN Coordination, Tajikistan. Archived from the original on 26 February 2012.

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