Chauvai

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Chauvai

 

an urban-type settlement in Frunze Raion, Osh Oblast, Kirghiz SSR. Chauvai is situated on the northern slopes of the Alai Range, 32 km south of the Kyzyl-Kiia railroad station. The settlement has a mine of the Khaidarken Mercury Combine.

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Residents of the Chauvai village in Kadamjai district of the Batken region appealed to head Janybek Isakov, Turmush reports.
- Completion of the construction of a bridge across the Isfairam River, which connects the villages of Uch-Korgon, Maidan, Masaliyev and Chauvai;
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Tremors in Naiman, Kok-Jar, Bel, Borbash, Kyzyl-Korgon, villages were felt at 3.5 magnitude, in Kyzyl-Kiya, Karatash, Nookat, Komunizm - 3 magnitude, Aravan, Chauvai, Osh - 2.5 magnitude.