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Kārte Naw (New Quarter), (Dari: کارته نو‎) historically known as Sayyid Noor Muhammad Shah Meyna (سید نور محمدشاه مینه) is a neighborhood in eastern Afghanistan. It falls under Kabul's District 8. It is mostly a middle-class residential area with a high number of Pashtuns living there.[1]

Kārte Naw

کارته نو
Kabul City Map.svg
Country Afghanistan
ProvinceKabul

HistoryEdit

Karte Naw was initially developed in the 1950s as an eastern urban expansion from Shah Shahid.[2]

The area was once one of Kabul's most prosperous. However it became a main arena of battle between Mujahideen groups in 1990s that damaged it. The district has been rebuilt since the 2000s.[citation needed]

Postal codeEdit

The area's government postal code is 1005.[3]

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