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Mehtar Lam in the region of Laghmān with it's 17,345 residents is a city in Afghanistan - some 60 mi (or 96 km) East of Kabul, the country's capital.

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Current time in Mehtar Lam is now 07:39 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kabul" with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Shorava, Qarghah'i, Mindrawur, Marwande Kelay, Kohistani or Gumayn. While being here, make sure to check out Ziarat Kelay, Tirgali, Shayrgar, Shamatay, Seh Sadah and Pacha Khel as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Shafiq Kakar's photography from Laghman

04:27 min ( May 12, 2012 by Khyber Kakar)
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Shafiq Kakar's photography from Laghman. Da zamong zeba watan (Afghanistan) Singer SHOGOFA. Repaired by Khyber Kakar

Shafiq Mureed New Song sta merrani ta sa...

04:26 min ( February 05, 2012 by RAHIULLAH)
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Shafiq mureed live performance in Jalal abad city

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Interesting facts about this location

Char Bagh

Char Bagh is an area within Laghman Province, Afghanistan and is observable from the Jalalabad-Kabul Road. According to some sources, when Alexander the Great entered the region, he built a town between Char Bagh and Mandrawar after the Greek god of victory.

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Located at 34.67, 70.21 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Laghman Province

Alingar District

Alingar District is located approximately 27 km from Mehtarlam, the provincial capital of Laghman Province and borders with Alishing and Dawlat Shah districts to the West, Nuristan Province to the North, Kunar and Nangarhar provinces to the East and Qarghayi and Mihtarlam districts to the South. It has about 60 villages located in four main valleys. The population is 85,600 (2006) - 70% of them Pashtun, 20% Pashai and 5% Tajik.

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Located at 34.67, 70.21 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Laghman Province

Nangarhar University

Nangarhar University (Pashto: د ننګرهار پوهنتون‎) is a government-funded higher learning institution in Jalalabad, Afghanistan. It is the second largest university in Afghanistan. It has approximately 25 faculty and 3,500 students. Nangarhar University was established in 1962 as a medical college. It was later merged with other local colleges to become a full-fledged university.

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Located at 34.67, 70.21 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1962, Nangarhar University, Schools in Nangarhar Province, Schools of medicine in Afghanistan, Universities in Afghanistan


Darūntah (Khayrow Khel) is a village in Jalalabad District of Nangarhar province. It is located next to Jalalabad city on route AO1 in Afghanistan. It gave its name to the Derunta training camp located north of the village, across the Darunta Dam.

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Located at 34.67, 70.21 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Nangarhar Province

Derunta training camp

The Derunta training camp (also transliterated as Darunta) was one of the most well-known of many military training camps that have been alleged to have been affiliated with al Qaeda.

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Located at 34.67, 70.21 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Al-Qaeda facilities, History of Nangarhar Province