Adrasman

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Adrasman

 

urban-type settlement in the northern Tadzhik SSR. Adrasman is located on the southwestern slopes of the Kurama mountain range, 60 km northwest of the Rapkan railway station (on the Khavast-Kokand line). The population was 8,900 in 1968. Industries include lead and bismuth mining and a low-voltage equipment factory.

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