The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Mama-Chuia Raion, Irkutsk Oblast, RSFSR. It is situated on the left bank of the Mama River (tributary of the Vitim), 110 km south of the village of Mama. Mica and muscovite are quarried and processed there.
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