The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Leninabad Oblast, Tadzhik SSR, under the jurisdiction of the Kairakkum city soviet. Chorukh-Dairon is located in the foothills of the Mogoltau, 30 km northwest of Kairakkum. Nonferrous metals are mined nearby.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.