Nushki. District (Urdu: ضلع نوشکی) is one of the districts of Balochistan province, Pakistan. The administration of the Nushki district was taken over from the Khan of Kalat by the Indian government in 1896, and was leased from him on a perpetual quit rent in 1899.
Map of Balochistan with Nushki District higlighted
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In 1998,Nushki (then a subdivision of Chagai District) had a total population of 98,000. During the 1998 census, 92% of the population reported their first language as Brahvi/Balochi, while 4.8% opted for Pashto. The following tribes are found in the district:
- Mohammad Hassani
- District Gazetteer 1905
- 1998 District census report of Chagai. Census publication. 38. Islamabad: Population Census Organization, Statistics Division, Government of Pakistan. 1999.