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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.



a town (until 1956 a village) in Ignalina Raion, Lithuanian SSR. Dūkštas is situated on the shores of Lakes Dysna and Parsvētāitis. Dūkštas has a railway station on the Vil’nius-Daugavpils line. The main industries are fish breeding enterprises and fruit nurseries.

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