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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.



an urban-type settlement in Askiz Raion, Khakass Autonomous Oblast, Krasnoiarsk Krai, RSFSR, located on the left bank of the Abakan River (tributary of the Enisei), 15 km south of the Askiz railroad station. Population, 5,800 (1968). There is a timber transport combine and motor transport enterprises.

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