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Kotri (Sindhi: ڪوٽڙي‎, Urdu: کوٹری‎) is a city and the headquarters of the Kotri Taluka of Jamshoro District of Sindh province in Pakistan.[1] It is on the right bank of the Indus River. According to the 2017 Census of Pakistan, its population is 259,358. It is the 29th Largest city in Pakistan.

Sindhi: ڪوٽڙي
Kotri is located in Sindh
Coordinates: 25°22′26″N 68°18′05″E / 25.373964°N 68.301315°E / 25.373964; 68.301315Coordinates: 25°22′26″N 68°18′05″E / 25.373964°N 68.301315°E / 25.373964; 68.301315
Country Pakistan
 • District CommissionerCommissioner of Police
Time zoneUTC+5 (PST)

Ali Muhammad (1940 – 8 August 2016), known professionally as Ali Baba (Sindhi: علي بابا, Urdu: علی بابا), was a notable Sindhi-language drama writer and novelist. He died on 8 August 2016 due to heart attack in his home Karachi.

Abdul Karim Khan Rind Baloch was born on 5 January 1938 in karachi’s Baghdadi area but settled in Yosuf Balouch Village Kotri with his family.